FAQs ABOUT BETAPIC CREAM
What is the use of BETAPIC CREAM?
BETAPIC CREAM is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).
How BETAPIC CREAM works?
BETAPIC CREAM 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 BETAPIC CREAM?
Apply a small amount of BETAPIC CREAM 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 BETAPIC CREAM?
BETAPIC CREAM is for topical use only. Avoid contact of BETAPIC CREAM with your eyes, mouth, ears, nose or with open wounds. Wash your hands before and after application. Before using BETAPIC CREAM inform your doctor if you have acne, or any other skin infections or inflammations. Consult your doctor before using BETAPIC CREAM if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Is BETAPIC CREAM safe?
BETAPIC CREAM 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 BETAPIC CREAM?
The most common side effects of applying BETAPIC CREAM 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 BETAPIC CREAM?
If you forgot to apply a dose of BETAPIC CREAM, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of BETAPIC CREAM, skip the missed dose and apply the next one regularly. Do not apply a double dose of BETAPIC CREAM to compensate the missed ones.
How long will it take for BETAPIC CREAM to heal my condition?
You need to apply BETAPIC CREAM 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 BETAPIC CREAM?
Avoid using any other topical medicines along with BETAPIC CREAM without consulting your doctor.
Can BETAPIC CREAM be used in pregnant women?
BETAPIC CREAM should be used in pregnant women only if considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can BETAPIC CREAM be used in children?
BETAPIC CREAM 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 BETAPIC CREAM for psoriasis?
Yes. BETAPIC CREAM is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).
Can I use BETAPIC CREAM for my 4-year-old son?
BETAPIC CREAM can be used in children aged 1 year or older. However, consult your paediatrician before using them in young children.