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.
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.