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Decdan Next 6mg Tablet

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MRP 71.00*
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Decdan Next 6 MG Description

Decdan Next Tablet contains Deflazacort as its active ingredient. It is a corticosteroid. Decdan Next Tablet is used to treat various disease conditions such as allergies, arthritis, eyes, blood, ski

n, asthma and post-transplant surgeries. This medicine acts by reducing inflammation (swelling) and by changing the way the immune system works. Take Decdan Next Tablet at the same time every day as directed by your doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine abruptly, it may cause symptoms such as loss of appetite, an upset stomach, vomiting, drowsiness, confusion, headache, joint and muscle pain and weight loss. The dose of this medicine will be decreased gradually by your doctor to allow your body to adjust before stopping the drug completely. You may experience side effects such as weight gain, nausea, vomiting, mood changes while on this medicine. If these side effects bother you or stay persistent, reach out to your doctor or visit a nearby hospital or clinic.


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ContainsDeflazacort(6.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic condition, inflammation
Side effectsWeight gain, nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, increased appetite
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Uses of Decdan Next 6 MG

Decdan Next Tablet is used for the treatment of various diseases and conditions such as allergic conditions, asthma, cancer, rheumatic disorder, post-transplant, blood and skin and eye disorders.

Contraindications of Decdan Next 6 MG

  • If you are allergic to Deflazacort or any other ingredients of Decdan Next Tablet.
  • If you are having or recently had any vaccination with a live vaccine.
  • If you have an infection.

Side effects of Decdan Next 6 MG

  • Weight gain
  • Nausea
  • Increased blood glucose
  • Increased hunger
  • Increased risk of getting infections
  • Irregular periods
  • Mood changes - irritability, suicidal thoughts
  • Acne, hair growth on the face
  • Allergic reactions like itching, hives, rashes (urticaria)

Precautions and Warnings of Decdan Next 6 MG



Can I take Decdan Next Tablet during pregnancy?
There is limited information about the effect of Decdan Next Tablet during pregnancy. Thus, it is recommended to avoid the use of this medicine unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, think you are pregnant or planning a baby.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Decdan Next Tablet while breastfeeding?
Decdan Next Tablet might pass into the breastmilk and can cause harm to the newborn baby. Thus, it is recommended to avoid the use of this medicine while breastfeeding. Your doctor might suggest you an alternative or ask you to monitor your baby closely.


Can I drive if I have consumed Decdan Next Tablet?
Decdan Next Tablet can cause dizziness or a spinning sensation in the head (vertigo). If you experience any of these side effects, caution is advised while driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Decdan Next Tablet?
It is advised to avoid drinking alcohol while on Decdan Next Tablet, as it may worsen the side effects and lead to health consequences.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of depression or mania or a family history of mental illness.
  • You have fits.
  • You have diabetes or high blood pressure.
  • You are suffering from stomach ulcers.
  • You have kidney, liver or heart diseases.
  • You have a tumour of the adrenal gland tissue (pheochromocytoma).
  • You have weak or brittle bones (osteoporosis).
  • You have muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis).
  • You have a problem with your thyroid gland (hypothyroidism).
  • You have an infection in your eye due to herpes simplex virus (Ocular herpes).
  • You ever had tuberculosis.
  • You have irregular menses.
  • Anyone in your family has chickenpox, measles and you have never had it earlier. You could be seriously affected.
  • You are going to take any vaccine.

Mode of Action of Decdan Next 6 MG

How Does It Work?

  • Corticosteroids are present naturally in the body, taking extra Corticosteroids like Deflazacort helps to treat various diseases involving inflammation.
  • Deflazacort controls inflammation and helps in reducing allergies and autoimmune reactions.

Directions for Use of Decdan Next 6 MG

Swallow Decdan Next Tablet as a whole with a glass of water or take this medicine as directed by your doctor. Take this medication daily at the same time.

Interactions of Decdan Next 6 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to treat diabetes.
  • Medicines used to treat fits or epilepsy like Phenobarbitone, Primidone, Phenytoin, Carbamazepine, Acetazolamide
  • Caution is needed when taking it with Ciprofloxacin as it can lead to tendon damage.
  • Oral contraceptives.
  • Medicines used to treat pain (painkillers) like Aspirin.
  • Medicines used to treat some types of cancer like Aminoglutethimide.
  • Medicines used to treat fungal infections like Ketoconazole.
  • Water tablets (Diuretics) like Spironolactone, Triamterene or Amiloride.
  • Medicines used for thinning your blood like Warfarin, caution required and be watchful for bleeding.
  • Medicines used to treat tuberculosis (TB) like Rifampicin or Rifabutin.
  • Medicines used to treat indigestion and heartburn like antacids, keep a gap of at least two hours between the two doses.
  • Medicines used to treat asthma (Salbutamol and Theophylline).
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.

Storage and disposal of Decdan Next 6 MG

  • Store Decdan Next Tablet at or below 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Protect it from light and moisture.

Dosage of Decdan Next 6 MG


If you think you have taken too much of Decdan Next Tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: In the past, I had a blood clot problem. Is Decdan Next Tablet safe to use?

A: Before you start taking Decdan Next Tablet, you need to tell your doctor if you have any problem with your blood vessels like blood clots. The doctor may change the dose or may suggest an alternate for this medicine or monitor your blood reports more closely.

Q: Can I stop taking Decdan Next 6mg Tablet on my own as I feel that I have recovered?

  • No, you must not stop taking Decdan Next Tablet on your own, even if you are feeling fine.
  • Please discuss with your doctor as he/she shall decrease your dose gradually over a few weeks.
  • Stopping the treatment abruptly can lead to severe consequences like high temperature, joint pain, itching, vomiting, headaches, dizziness, diarrhoea.

Q: Is Decdan Next Tablet a steroid?

A: Yes, Decdan Next Tablet is a steroid, used to treat various diseases and conditions such as asthma, allergies, arthritis, blood, eye, skin and many other conditions.
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