Tell your doctor about any such situation that affects you. Convulsions, headache, increased intracranial pressure with papilledema pseudotumor cerebri usually following discontinuation of treatment, benign intracranial hypertension , neuropathy[ Ref ] Gastrointestinal Frequency not reported: Whitmore SE "Dexamethasone injection-induced generalized dermatitis. Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Acne, allergic dermatitis , dry scaly skin, ecchymosis, hirsutism, petechiae , erythema , hyperpigmentation, hypopigmentation, impaired wound healing, increased sweating, rash, sterile abscess, striae, suppressed reactions to skin tests, thin fragile skin, thinning scalp hair, urticaria , hypertrichosis, angioedema, skin atrophy, hyperhidrosis , pruritus , burning or tingling especially in the perineal area after IV injection , telangiectasia, pigment disorders[ Ref ] Hematologic Frequency not reported: Anaphylactoid reaction, anaphylaxis , angioedema [ Ref ] Endocrine Frequency not reported: Big muscles can make him feel more confident and give him a buzz from feeling lusted after, accepted and part of a group of other muscled men. A study was undertaken to determine whether or not the sex differences in the effect of dexamethasone DEX on open-field defecation depended on the difference in circulating gonadal hormones in normal male and female rats. Use the medicine exactly as directed. Injecting steroids carries its own health risks, such as skin abscesses or infections, and sharing injecting equipment spreads serious infections like HIV and hepatitis C. Tell your doctor about any illness or infection you have had within the past several weeks. In our previous work, the efficacy and safety of low dose lenalidomide plus dexamethasone had been demonstrated in patients with relapsed or refractory POEMS syndrome [ 2 ]. In this item self-reporting questionnaire, five separate domains of sexual function are measured, including erectile function, orgasmic function, sexual desire, intercourse satisfaction and overall satisfaction. What should I avoid while taking dexamethasone?