Dexa Vet®

Dexamethasone 0.2%

دگزاوت® | ®Dexa Vet
  • - animals:
  • - Packaging:
  • 50 ml vial

Product properties


Dexa Vet®

Each ml contains 2.63 mg Dexamethasone sodium phosphate equivalent 2 mg Dexamethasone.

Mechanism of Action:

Like other glucocorticoids, it inhibits accumulation of inflammatory cells such as macrophages and lymphocytes in inflammation site and also prevents phagocytosis and release of lysosomal enzymes. It decreases tissue reactions in inflammation process without effect on inflammation causes.

Main advantage of this drug as compared with betamethasone is its ability to pass from Blood Brain Barrier.

Indications of use

– Ketosis in cattle (acetonemia)

– Cases of shock and stress

– Non-infectious arthritis, tendonitis, osteoarthritis and tenosynovitis

– Vaginitis

– Bovine pulmonary emphysema syndrome

– Atypical bovine pneumonia

Dosage and route of administration

This drug is used through intramuscular, intravascular, subcutaneous and intracapsular routes.

Horse and cattle: 5 ml

Calf, sheep and goat: 1 – 2.5 ml

Dog: 0.25 -1 ml

Cat: 0.25 – 0.5 ml

Withdrawal Time

Meat: 3 days

Milk: 1 days


Do not use this drug in infections without antibiotic. Do not use in the last three months of pregnancy because it increases dystocia and abortion probability.

Do not use this drug with other NSAIDs.

Storage conditions

Keep in 15 – 25 degrees Celsius and away from direct light.