Can I adjust my dexamethasone dosing to once a day?

 

In this week’s video, Dr. Brian GM Durie explains that even if dex gives you a boost, you should not take it daily. 

BOTTOM LINE:
Ongoing daily use of dex is not recommended, and even weekly dosing has its risks.

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