Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per g Betamethasone dipropionate 0.64 mg, gentamicin sulphate 1.7 mg
Indications/Uses
Impetigo, erythema & other localised primary bacterial skin infection w/ a gm -ve component & also for secondary bacterial infections complicating other preexisting dermatoses.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if irritation/sensitivity occurs. Prolonged treatment; use w/ occlusive technique. Not for ophth use. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Betamethasone: Burning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae & miliaria. Gentamicin: Ototoxicity & nephrotoxicity.
ATC Classification
D07CC01 - betamethasone and antibiotics ; Belongs to the class of potent (group III) corticosteroids, in combination with antibiotics. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Beprogent Topical cream
Packing/Price
(jar) 450 g x 1's;15 g x 1's
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