Betnovate (Betamethasone)

Betnovate is a topical cream used for treating the symptoms associated with a broad range of skin problems. It is also available as a foam which is used for treating scalp problems.

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How it works

Betnovate is a corticosteroid medication that alters the reaction of the body to infection and reduces the symptoms.

Guidelines for Usage

Follow the dosage instructions provided by your doctor or as mentioned in the instruction booklet/product label.

The medication must be evenly applied in the affected area after cleaning and drying the area completely. Gently massage it into the affected area.

Doctors recommend that you swallow the whole tablet/capsules with a glass of water unless it is specified that it can be broken or chewed.

NOTE: Use only if prescribed to you and intended for your use. Do not share with others.

Missed Dose

It is common for people to forget their dosage times and miss doses.

Do not panic if you have missed a dose.

Instead, skip the missed dose and take your next dose at the scheduled time. Do not double up or take more than what the doctor has prescribed.

How and where do i store Betnovate

The medicine label contains detailed instructions regarding safe storage of the medication. Most medicines are best stored at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Some medications may require to be refrigerated. Please check the product label.

Keep it away from the reach of children. Ensure that it is not exposed to direct sunlight or moisture.

Ask your pharmacist about safely disposing off medication that is past expiry date.
Safety Information/ Warning Precautions

Discuss your medical history with your healthcare provider before you start using any new medication.

Ensure that you mention the following:

• Any prior serious ailment, lifestyle disease or surgery
• All the prescription drugs, OTC health supplements, herbal supplements that you are using currently
• Your alcohol intake and whether you smoke or not
• Any history of a known allergic reaction to prescription drugs or food

This will allow your healthcare provider to prescribe the apt dosage of the medication for you.

To be avoided

You must avoid using Betnovate if it you are allergic to betamethaveone valerate or any of the ingredients of the medication;

· Have chickenpox; have fungal, yeast, or viral skin lesions; have herpes simplex; have tuberculosis of the skin; have vaccinia.

Information for Pregnant Women

The Drug is categorized under FDA pregnancy category

Betnovate is found in breast milk. Discuss the potential risks with your healthcare provider before using the medication.
Side Effects

Report the following side effects to your doctor only if they become bothersome or do not stop on their own

· Burning, itching, or irritation of the skin; dry skin; increased redness or scaling of the skin.

The following side effects require immediate medical attention. So report these to your doctor immediately.

· Burning or itching of the skin; dark red spots on the skin; infection; lack of healing of the skin condition; painful, red, pus-filled blisters in hair follicles; severe burning and continued itching of the skin; thinning of the skin, with easy bruising, sunburn more likely especially on the face.