Betnoderm

Betnoderm

betamethasone

Manufacturer:

Rainbow Life Sciences

Distributor:

Ambica
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Betamethasone valerate.
Description
Each gram contains: Betamethasone Valerate BP equivalent to Betamethasone 1 mg.
Indications/Uses
Betamethasone Valerate is indicated for the treatment of skin diseases in which inflammation is a prominent feature, such as eczema, seborrheic dermatitis, and some forms of psoriasis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Betamethasone Valerate cream is to be applied 1 to 2 times daily as directed by the physician. Cover the affected area with thin film of cream and gently massage well into the skin, until completely absorbed. Do not use excessively. Treatment with Betamethasone Valerate cream should be limited to 45 gram per week.
Or as directed by the physician.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients in this product or to the other corticosteroids.
Special Precautions
Betamethasone Valerate cream should not be used in pregnant women unless the benefit outweighs the risk.
Use in Lactation: Since it is not known whether topical administration of corticosteroids can result in sufficient systemic absorption to produce detectable quantities in breast milk, it should be restricted to essential cases.
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Betamethasone Valerate cream should not be used in pregnant women unless the benefit outweighs the risk.
Use in Lactation: Since it is not known whether topical administration of corticosteroids can result in sufficient systemic absorption to produce detectable quantities in breast milk, it should be restricted to essential cases.
Adverse Reactions
Occasionally local side effects such as burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation may be observed.
Caution For Usage
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
Storage
Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C.
ATC Classification
D07AC01 - betamethasone ; Belongs to the class of potent (group III) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Cream 1 mg/g x 5 g, 20 g.
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