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If dexamehtason given intramuscular to women and she is pregnant of 10 days so I want to ask she will lose her pregnancy or not after this injection

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replied May 16th, 2017
General Q and A Answer A61186
Hello and welcome

I appreciate your concern

Dexamethasone is a category c drug meaning it should only be used if the benefits outweigh it's risks. It won't cause a loss of pregnancy but unless there is a compelling indication then it should be avoided.

Wishing you best of health


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