BECORT Lotion 100ml

Skin Infections Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

BECORT LOTION contains Beclomethasone which belongs to the group of medicines called Corticosteroids. It is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).

Psoriasis is a skin condition that is characterized by itchy skin rashes, commonly occurring on the trunk, knees, elbows and scalp. Atopic dermatitis (Eczema) is an allergic skin condition that makes your skin itchy, red, dry and irritated. It is characterized by small, raised bumps on the skin with pus accompanied by severe skin itching, redness and inflammation.

Apply a thin layer of BECORT LOTION on the affected skin areas. Avoid contact of BECORT LOTION with your eyes, mouth, ears, nose or with open wounds. If you wish to cover the affected skin with a dressing (plaster or bandage), wait for at least 10 minutes after applying BECORT LOTION.

Before using BECORT LOTION inform your doctor if you have any skin infections or inflammation (such as skin ulcers, spotty red rash around the mouth). You must also inform your doctor if you have acne, rosacea (redness of skin) or itching of your anus (back passage) or genital areas as a precaution. Consult your doctor before using BECORT LOTION if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

The most common side effects of applying BECORT LOTION are pain, irritation and burning sensation at the site of application. Consult your doctor if this side effect trouble you.

USES OF BECORT LOTION

It is used to treat skin redness, inflammation and itching associated with:

  • Eczema (atopic dermatitis)
  • Psoriasis (dry scaly patches on the skin)

HOW BECORT LOTION WORKS

BECORT LOTION is a steroid medication. It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that cause allergic reaction and inflammation (redness and swelling) on the skin. As a result, it reduces skin dryness, redness, itching and inflammation associated with psoriasis and eczema.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Apply a small amount of BECORT LOTION into the affected skin areas or directed by the physician. It is for topical use only. Wash your hands before and after application.

Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and health condition. Do not stop using or overuse BECORT LOTION without consulting your doctor.

Avoid contact of BECORT LOTION with your eyes, mouth, ears, nose or with open wounds. If you wish to cover the affected skin with a dressing (plaster or bandage), wait for at least 10 minutes after applying BECORT LOTION.

SIDE EFFECTS OF BECORT LOTION

COMMON

  • Application site reactions (pain, burning sensation, irritation and itching)
  • Stretch marks
  • Skin thinning, changes in skin colour
  • Weight gain

RARE

Stop using BECORT LOTION and consult your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following:

  • worsening of skin condition
  • raised bumps with pus under the skin

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Application Site Reactions:

Place an icepack on the affected skin areas to ease the irritation. Avoid using harsh chemicals or soaps on the affected areas. Wear protective loose-fitting clothes while going outdoors. Regularly moisturize your skin. Avoid exposing your skin towards direct sunlight. If the condition did not improve, contact your doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

BECORT LOTION should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the doctor. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

BREASTFEEDING

BECORT LOTION should be used in breastfeeding women only if it is considered necessary by the doctor. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

BECORT LOTION is unlikely to affect your ability to drive or use machines.

ALLERGY

Do not use BECORT LOTION if you are allergic to beclomethasone.

OTHERS

BECORT LOTION is not recommended for use if you:

  • have acne
  • have severe redness and warmth of skin (rosacea)
  • have perioral dermatitis (spotty red rash around the mouth)
  • have itching of your anus (back passage) or genital areas
  • have viral infections (such as cold sores, chicken pox or herpes)
  • have fungal infections (such as ringworm, thrush, athlete’s foot)
  • have skin blisters or sores caused due to any infections
  • have varicose ulcers (inflammation of veins)
  • have stasis ulcers (ulcers caused due to reduced blood flow)

Use in paediatrics:

BECORT LOTION should be used in children and adolescents (aged 1 year or older) only if prescribed by the physician. It is not recommended for use in children aged below 1 year. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

Use in geriatrics:

BECORT LOTION should be used with caution in the elderly patients. Therefore, consult your doctor before using it.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Before using BECORT LOTION, inform your doctor if you are using any of the following medicines including prescription, non-prescription and/or herbal supplements.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally swallowed BECORT LOTION, consult your doctor for advice or visit the nearby hospital.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Beclomethasone
Pharmacological Category :   Inhalational Corticosteroids
Therapeutic Indication :   Psoriasis, Eczema          
Dosage Forms :   Inhaler, Capsules, Rotacaps, Cream, Lotion, Ointment, Nasal drops, Nasal spray

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep BECORT LOTION out of reach of children
  • Store BECORT LOTION at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT BECORT LOTION

What is the use of BECORT LOTION?

BECORT LOTION is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).

How BECORT LOTION works?

BECORT LOTION is a steroid medication. It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that cause allergic reaction and inflammation (redness and swelling) on the skin. As a result, it reduces skin dryness, redness, itching and inflammation associated with psoriasis and eczema.

How to use BECORT LOTION?

Apply a small amount of BECORT LOTION into the affected skin areas or directed by the physician. It is for topical use only. Wash your hands before and after application.

What precautions must be followed while using BECORT LOTION?

BECORT LOTION is for topical use only. Avoid contact of BECORT LOTION with your eyes, mouth, ears, nose or with open wounds. Wash your hands before and after application. Before using BECORT LOTION inform your doctor if you have acne, or any other skin infections or inflammations. Consult your doctor before using BECORT LOTION if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Is BECORT LOTION safe?

BECORT LOTION is safe at doses prescribed by the physician. However, it may cause pain, irritation and burning sensation at the site of application. Consult your doctor if this bothers you.

What are the common side effects of using BECORT LOTION?

The most common side effects of applying BECORT LOTION are pain, irritation and burning sensation at the site of application. Consult your doctor if this side effect trouble you.

What to do if I forgot to apply BECORT LOTION?

If you forgot to apply a dose of BECORT LOTION, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of BECORT LOTION, skip the missed dose and apply the next one regularly. Do not apply a double dose of BECORT LOTION to compensate the missed ones.

How long will it take for BECORT LOTION to heal my condition?

You need to apply BECORT LOTION as long as your doctor prescribes you the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

Can I use other topical medicines while using BECORT LOTION?

Avoid using any other topical medicines along with BECORT LOTION without consulting your doctor.

Can BECORT LOTION be used in pregnant women?

BECORT LOTION should be used in pregnant women only if considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.

Can BECORT LOTION be used in children?

BECORT LOTION should be used in children and adolescents (aged between 1-18 years) only if prescribed by the physician. It is not recommended for use in children aged below 1 year. However, consult your doctor for advice.

Can I use BECORT LOTION for psoriasis?

Yes. BECORT LOTION is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).

Can I use BECORT LOTION for my 4-year-old son?

BECORT LOTION can be used in children aged 1 year or older. However, consult your paediatrician before using them in young children.

REFERENCES

1. KD. Tripathi. Drugs Acting on Skin and Mucous Membranes. Essentials of medical pharmacology. Seventh edition. 2013. Page - 895.

2. Sandipan Dhar, Joly Seth, Deepak Parikh. Systemic Side-Effects of Topical Corticosteroids. NIH National Library of Medicine. National Centre for Biotechnology Information. PMC PubMed Central. Sep-Oct 2014. [Accessed on 5th December 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4171913/

3. Purna Pharmaceuticals NV. Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC). [Revised in September 2021] [Accessed on 5th December 2022] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.12941.pdf

4. Beclomethasone for skin. NHS. UK. [Revised in June 2020]. [Accessed on 5th December 2022] https://www.nhs.uk/medicines/beclometasone-skin-creams/#:~:text=Beclometasone%20skin%20creams%20are%20available,same%20as%20an%20anabolic%20steroid.

5. Leeford Healthcare Ltd. Diprobay Lotion. [Accessed on 5th December 2022] https://www.leeford.in/product/1312/diprobay-lotion

6. Hacks and Slacks Healthcare. Sculpro Lotion. Beclomethasone Dipropionate 0.05% lotion. [Accessed on 5th December 2022] https://www.hacksslackshealthcare.com/product/sculpro-lotion

 

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    120 g
    Ingredient
    BECLOMETHASONE 0.025 %
    Hsn Code
    30032000
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BECORT Lotion 100ml

BECORT Lotion 100ml Mkt: KAIZEN RESEARCH LABS INDIA PVT LTD

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