Betamethasone + salicylic acid


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Viral skin infections (e.g. vaccinia, varicella and herpes simplex), TB, acne, rosacea, napkin eruptions, fungal or bacterial skin infections w/o suitable concomitant anti-infective therapy, perioral dermatitis, ulcerative conditions, perianal and genital pruritus.
Special Precautions
Absorption of corticosteroid through the skin is increased when used w/ occlusive dressings. Avoid long term continuous therapy. Childn. Pregnancy and lactation. Patient Counselling Avoid contact w/ the eyes and mucous membranes.
Adverse Reactions
Irritation, burning, itching, dryness, folliculitis, maceration of skin, skin atrophy, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, secondary infection, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, striae and miliaria.
ATC Classification
S01BC08 - salicylic acid ; Belongs to the class of non-steroidal antiinflammatory agents. Used in the treatment of inflammation of the eye.
S01BA06 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of inflammation of the eye.
C05AA05 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of products containing corticosteroids for topical use. Used in the treatment of hemorrhoids and anal fissures.
H02AB01 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of glucocorticoids. Used in systemic corticosteroid preparations.
S01CB04 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids/antiinfectives/mydriatics combinations. Used in the treatment of eye diseases.
D07XC01 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of potent (group III) corticosteroids in other combinations. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
R03BA04 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of other inhalants used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases, glucocorticoids.
D07AC01 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of potent (group III) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
D01AE12 - salicylic acid ; Belongs to the class of other antifungals for topical use.
A07EA04 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids acting locally. Used in the treatment of intestinal inflammation.
R01AD06 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of topical corticosteroids used for prophylaxis and treatment of allergic rhinitis.
S02BA07 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids used in the treatment of inflammation of the ear.
S03BA03 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of corticosteroids used in ophthalmologic and otologic preparations.
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