Betnovate S Ointment

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Betnovate S Information

Betnovate S is a prescription drug, available for use as Ointment. Other than this, Betnovate S has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Betnovate S. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Common side effects of Betnovate S include Skin Rash. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Betnovate S as well, which are listed below. Such side effects of Betnovate S normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

In addition, Betnovate S's effect is Unknown during pregnancy and Unknown for lactating mothers. In addition, Betnovate S's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Betnovate S related warnings section.

Betnovate S can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Betnovate S in conditions like Liver Disease, Scleroderma, Tuberculosis (TB). Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Betnovate S contraindications section.

Drug reaction of Betnovate S with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to the above precautions for Betnovate S, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



Betnovate S Benefits & Uses

Betnovate S is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Betnovate S Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Psoriasis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: Apply in appropriate quantity on affected area
  • Dosage Form: Ointment
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 2 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Psoriasis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: Apply in appropriate quantity on affected area
  • Dosage Form: Ointment
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 2 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Betnovate S Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Betnovate S safe for pregnant women?


    The effects of Betnovate S on pregnant women are unknown since no research has been done to ascertain it yet.

  • Is the use of Betnovate S safe during breastfeeding?


    There is no research available on the side effects of Betnovate S in breastfeeding women. Therefore, its impact is unknown.

  • What is the effect of Betnovate S on the Kidneys?


    Very few cases of side effects of Betnovate S on kidney have been reported.

  • What is the effect of Betnovate S on the Liver?


    Betnovate S is not harmful for the liver.

  • What is the effect of Betnovate S on the Heart?


    Betnovate S has very mild side effects on the heart.



Severe Interaction of Betnovate S with Other Drugs

Betnovate S should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate

Mild



Betnovate S Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Betnovate S unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Betnovate S

  • Is this Betnovate S habit forming or addictive?


    Betnovate S does not cause addiction.

Betnovate S Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Betnovate S


    Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Betnovate S and food will interact.

  • Interaction between Alcohol and Betnovate S


    Information about the interaction of Betnovate S and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.



Frequently asked Questions about Betnovate S

Question about 5 years ago

Can I take Betnovate S without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

No, Betnovate S is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because Betnovate S suppresses the immune system which lowers the immunity that can lead to infection to the patient. Hence patient should seek doctors advice before taking this medication by himself.

Question about 5 years ago

Does Betnovate S cause stomach upset?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

Yes, Betnovate S can cause stomach upset. It is a common side effect of this drug but the exact reason of stomach cramp is not known. Please inform your doctor if you are experiencing stomach upset after taking this medicine.

Question almost 5 years ago

Can I take Betnovate S With Paracetamol?

Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Betnovate S can be taken with paracetamol. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any unpleasant effects then consult your doctor.

Question about 5 years ago

Does Betnovate S raise blood pressure?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Yes, long-term use of Betnovate S can raise blood pressure because Betnovate S can increase sodium levels in your body as well as fluid retention can lead to increased blood pressure. If your blood pressure is uncontrolled after taking this medicine then inform your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 5 years ago

What is Betnovate S?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Betnovate S is a brand name of betamethasone. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medicine called steroids (corticosteroid). It comes in form of tablet, solution, injection and topical cream. It has potent anti-inflammatory properties. Betnovate S is used in the treatment of inflammatory joint diseases, multiple sclerosis, inflammation, allergic conditions, and adrenal insufficiency. It is also used to diagnose Cushing's syndrome.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 362-370

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 289

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Celestone® (betamethasone)

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Cortival (betamethasone valerate)

Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA): Department of Health [Internet]. Governmet of Australia; Package leaflet information for the user; Diprosone® Ov (betamethasone dipropionate)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 889

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