Betnovate 0.1% Cream
5 Cream/s per pack
What is Betnovate Cream?
Betnovate cream is a topical cream with the active ingredient betamethasone which is widely prescribed for treating skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, and other allergic reaction. The cream works by reducing inflammation, itching, and other effects on the skin caused by eczema and psoriasis. Betamethasone is a type of steroid that helps in reducing inflammation in similar ways the other steroids work. Buy Betnovate cream online at TrueChemists.
What is Betamethasone Cream?
Betamethasone cream is a potent synthetic corticosteroid that belongs to the glucocorticoid class of drugs. It is applied topically to the affected area of the skin, where it works to reduce inflammation and other symptoms associated with skin conditions.
How does Betnovate cream Work?
Betamethasone is the active ingredient in Betnovate 0.1% cream and works by inhibiting the release of various inflammatory chemicals and cytokines in the skin. These substances are typically released in response to allergens, irritants, or injury, and they cause blood vessels to widen and leak fluid, leading to the redness, swelling, and itching of inflamed skin. By blocking the release of these substances, Betnovate cream reduces inflammation, soothes itching, and promotes healing.
Betamethasone cream is used to treat a variety of skin conditions, including:
- Eczema: it is a common skin condition where a patient experiences symptoms like red, itchy, and inflamed skin. It can be triggered by various factors, such as allergens, irritants, and stress, and can cause significant discomfort.
- Psoriasis: A chronic autoimmune skin disorder that causes the rapid overgrowth of skin cells, leading to the formation of thick, scaly plaques. This condition can be painful and itchy, and can also have a significant impact on a person’s quality of life.
- Dermatitis: It is a type of inflammation of the skin, which can be caused by various factors, such as contact with irritants, allergens, or infections. Dermatitis can manifest as redness, itching, and scaling.
Benefits of Betamethasone Cream
- Rapid relief from inflammation when the is applied to the affected area Betnovate cream provides quick relief from the redness, swelling, and itching associated with various skin conditions. This can help improve patient comfort and promote healing.
- Reduced risk of side effects compared to oral corticosteroids: Topical corticosteroids like betamethasone cream generally have a lower risk of side effects compared to oral steroid tablets which are prescribed for inflammation as they are applied directly to the affected area and do not have a widespread effect on the body.
Skin irritation side effects are
- Stinging sensation
Longterm usage effects of Betnovate cream
- Thinning of the skin: Prolonged use of betamethasone cream, especially on the face or in skin folds, can cause skin thinning.
- Stretch marks: Long-term use of betamethasone cream can cause stretch marks, particularly when applied to areas of skin that are prone to stretching, such as the thighs, buttocks, and abdomen.
- Skin discoloration
- Reduced immune system due to longer exposure to steroid cream can directly affect the immune system’s response to the infection.
How to use it?
- Wash the affected skin area and your hands before applying the cream.
- Once the area the completely dry, apply a pea size cream on the affected area and gently use your fingertips the equally spread the cream.
- Once there is no residue is left wash your hands with soap.
- If the cream gets into your eyes, wash with running water, and if you notice irritation and redness contact your doctor immediately.
- Do not go outside as soon as you apply the cream. Apply sunscreen if the skin parts where you have applied betamethasone cream are exposed to sunlight.
Where to buy betnovate cream online
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How to store?
Store it in a cool and dry place away from direct heat and light. Do not keep near the sunlight.