Giving Dexamethasone For Chickenpox Patients?
Hello, can dexamethasone be given to chickenpox patients?
Chickenpox is a disease caused due to infection from the varicella zoster virus. Chickenpox is transmitted through respiratory air or through direct contact with the skin. Chickenpox can cause symptoms such as fever, accompanied by the appearance of a red rash with bouncy bumps filled with fluid in the body and itching. Chickenpox can be treated using certain antiviral drugs, and dexametasone may only be used in very severe cases of varicella. the use of dexamethasone cannot be given haphazardly in people with chickenpox. Consult with your doctor directly if you have chickenpox.
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