FAQs ABOUT BETAGEL GEL
How to use BETAGEL GEL?
Always apply BETAGEL GEL as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Apply a thin layer of BETAGEL GEL to the affected area. Treated areas on the face should not be covered with a plaster or bandage. Do not use this medicine on your face for more than 5 days. Avoid applying this medicine around your eyes, including your eyelids.
What if I forget to use a dose of BETAGEL GEL?
If you forget a dose of BETAGEL GEL, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed one and apply the next scheduled dose at the prescribed time.
Is it safe to use BETAGEL GEL during pregnancy and breastfeeding?
GBNKEYWORD] should be used with caution in pregnant women and breastfeeding women unless considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before using BETAGEL GEL.
When BETAGEL GEL is not recommended?
BETAGEL GEL is not recommended to use in patients having several skin conditions like acne, severe flushing of skin on and around the nose (rosacea), spotty red rash around the mouth (perioral dermatitis), itching around the back passage or private parts, infected skin, and itchy skin which is not inflamed. It is also not recommended to use in children below 1 year of age. Please consult your doctor before using BETAGEL GEL.
Is BETAGEL GEL safe for use by children?
BETAGEL GEL is generally not recommended for use in children under 1 year of age. Consult with your child’s doctor before using BETAGEL GEL.
Does BETAGEL GEL cause skin irritation?
Yes. Skin irritation is the most common side effect of BETAGEL GEL. Avoid hot baths, as hot water can irritate your skin further. Do not scratch the affected area. Use comfortable clothing when going outdoors. Regularly moisturize your skin. Consult your doctor if the symptoms get worse or persist.
Can I stop using BETAGEL GEL on my own?
It is very important to keep using BETAGEL GEL till the time your doctor has prescribed it to you. Do not stop taking it on your own even if your symptoms lessen and you feel better. If you stop using BETAGEL GEL suddenly, your condition may get worse. Consult with your doctor if you wish to discontinue using BETAGEL GEL.
Can I start using BETAGEL GEL in case of a reoccurrence of my condition?
If you experience a recurrence of your condition shortly after stopping treatment with BETAGEL GEL, within 2 weeks, do not restart using BETAGEL GEL without consulting a doctor. If your condition has resolved and on recurrence the redness extends beyond the initial affected area and there is a burning sensation, please seek medical advice before restarting treatment.
What precautions should be taken while using BETAGEL GEL?
Do not smoke or go near naked flames while getting treated with BETAGEL GEL due to the risk of severe burns. Fabric (clothing, bedding, dressing, etc.) that has been in contact with BETAGEL GEL burns more easily and is a serious fire hazard.