Betnovate 0.10% 20 gm
USA Brand Name
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w 20 Gm (Betamethasone Valerate)
What Is The Generic Name Of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w?
Betamethasone Valerate is the generic version of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w
USA Brands Equivalent To Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
About Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w contains a steroid, Betamethasone Valerate (0.1% w/w) as an active ingredient which is used to treat internal and external swelling associated with diseases like Asthma, Colitis, Arthritis, Severe Skin Allergies, etc. It is also used to treat other conditions like Adrenal Hormonal Insufficiency, certain types of Anemia, Cerebral Edema, etc. You can find it at all the leading online pharmacy, drugstores, and medical supply stores.
Manufacturer Of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
Glaxo SmithKline (India) is one of the top leading Pharmaceutical Company which manufactures Betnovate Cream0.10% w/w.
Strength Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w contains an active ingredient, Betamethasone Valerate 10% w/w in a 20 Gm tube. It should be noted that this medicine may be available in various strengths.
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate) Is Used For The Treatment Of:
It is used in the treatment of:
Allergy and Inflammation
How Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate) Works?
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w contains an active ingredient, Betamethasone Valerate (0.10% w/w), a steroid which basically acts inside the skin cells to stop the release of inflammatory substances which causes Swelling, Pain, Redness, irritation, and Itching; hence it reduces all these inflammatory symptoms.
Before You Use Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
You should be sure that:
You are not allergic to it
It is not affecting the mother and baby during pregnancy and breastfeeding
It is not interacting with the medicines you are taking with it
When Not To Use Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate)?
You should avoid using the Cream if you:
Are Allergic/Hypersensitive to it
Are taking some medicines or supplements which raise the chances of Allergy
Are pregnant/conceiving/Breastfeeding and it is affecting your condition
If your skin is accidentally injured, has cuts and scrapes
Have diseases which can interact with this cream
Tell Your Doctor If You:
Are allergic to Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w
Are taking any other medicines for any Disease or Disorder
Are using some Skin Products, Herbal Products
Are Pregnant or trying to conceive or breastfeeding as it may harm the unborn or newly born baby
Accidentally swallowed it
Have Skin injuries, bruises, chapped and dry skin, and have open wounds
Have Vision Problem, Gastric Problem, Blood pressure Problem, Renal Impairment, etc.
Have any Pre-existing Skin Disease, or any Surgery
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate) is available in various strengths and form like ointment, gel, lotion, etc. at every leading online pharmacy, drugstore, and medical supply store. It should be used as directed by your doctor. It is not recommended for the children and caution should be taken in pregnant women.
You should apply the required amount of Cream only as the excessive Cream will not increase the healing process but the piling of the Cream.
How Much Of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate) Should Be Applied?
Recommended Dosage: Take pea size Cream on your fingertip and apply a thin layer of the Cream to the affected area once/twice a day as suggested by your doctor.
How To Apply Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate)?
Here are the basic and easy steps to use the Cream:
You should wash and dry your hands and the affected area properly prior to the Cream application
Wait for few minutes until dry
Take a pea size Cream on your fingertip and apply it by rubbing gently over the affected area (avoid applying near eyes, mouth, nose and inner ear).
Clean your hands carefully after applying unless your hands are the affected area.
For How Long Should You Continue Applying Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate)?
You should use this Cream for as long as directed by your physician. Moreover, its effects usually become noticeable (about after 2-3 days to weeks) after its use.
Overdose Of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
Excessive Cream application results only in piling of Cream. It shows its effect on time and applying too much of it will not accelerate the process.
Missed Dose Of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate)?
A missed dose should be applied as soon as you remember it. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular routine. Do not apply multiple doses at the same time as it may cause any severe Problem so always contact your doctor if you are in confusion
Side Effects Of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
The side effects of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w include:
Anxiety and Nervousness
Drying and Cracking of Skin
Change in Skin Color
Irregular Menstrual Periods
Growth Retardation in Children
Drugs Interact With Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
Using other drugs, herbal supplements, over the counter drugs, or any substances may alter the medicinal effects of Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w. It may cause either an allergic reaction or a serious adverse effect and may nullify the effect of your Cream. Few Drugs that interact with it:
Skin Cosmetics and Topical Herbal Products may react with the Cream if applied simultaneously but the detailed knowledge and instructions should be taken by your doctor
You must inform the doctor about all the medicines you are already taking.
Here are some disease-drug interactions:
Infections as this medicine suppress immune system
Ocular Herpes Infections
So this cream should be used cautiously in any disease condition
Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w should not be used/should be used cautiously in:
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Systemic Fungal Infection
Active Untreated Infection
Growth Disorder in Children
Delayed Wound Healing
Defect in Vision
Blood Pressure Problems
It is not recommended in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding.
Warning And Precautions:
If skin irritation or allergy persists after using this Cream then stop using it and consult your doctor
Avoid direct contact with your eyes, mouth, nose or other sensitive areas.
Always keep the Cream in proper conditions and out of the reach of children.
Things To Remember:
Read the insert of the tube thoroughly.
Always tell your doctor about your medical history and follow the instructions as directed by the doctor.
How To Store Betnovate Cream 0.10% w/w (Betamethasone Valerate):
Keep the tube in a dry, dark and clean place. Avoid refrigeration