Benosone

Benosone

betamethasone

Manufacturer:

Hoe Pharma

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Betamethasone valerate
Indications/Uses
Relief of inflammatory manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Apply thin film to affected area once-tds. Childn Apply thin film to affected area once daily.
Contraindications
Infection at treatment site, skin atrophy, preexisting acne vulgaris, perioral dermatitis, primary cutaneous viral infection (eg, herpes simplex, chickenpox), skin TB, vaccinia, varicella, rosacea. Infant <1 yr.
Special Precautions
Avoid long-term topical therapy in childn.
Adverse Reactions
Skin maceration, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, miliaria w/ occlusive dressing.
ATC Classification
D07AC01 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of potent (group III) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Benosone oint 0.1 %
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's
Form
Benosone cream 0.1 %
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's
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