FAQs ABOUT BETNI 4MG INJECTION
What if I forget to receive a dose of BETNI 4MG INJECTION?
If you forgot to have a dose of BETNI 4MG INJECTION, that is you missed your dose, consult with your doctor to schedule your next dose as soon as possible.
Is it safe to use BETNI 4MG INJECTION during pregnancy and breastfeeding?
BETNI 4MG INJECTION should be used with caution in pregnant women as it may slow down the baby’s growth or may temporarily affect the baby’s body and heart movements. If you become pregnant while receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION, inform your doctor and do not stop receiving the medicine unless told to do so. BETNI 4MG INJECTION should be used with caution in breastfeeding women as it may pass through the breast milk. Consult your doctor before receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION.
When BETNI 4MG INJECTION is not recommended?
BETNI 4MG INJECTION is not recommended to use in patients having infections in which treatment with antibiotics is not started. Consult your doctor before receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION.
What is BETNI 4MG INJECTION is used for?
BETNI 4MG INJECTION contains Betamethasone which belongs to the group of medicines called Corticosteroids. It is used to treat asthma, severe allergic reactions, including reactions to drugs, local inflammation (like joints, tendons, or the eye), a replacement for the body’s naturally occurring corticosteroid hormones when these are reduced or absent and severe shock (collapse) due to surgery, injury or overwhelming infection. BETNI 4MG INJECTION also helps to prevent organ transplant rejection following organ transplant surgery.
Can I stop receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION on my own?
It is very important to keep receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION till the time your doctor has prescribed it to you. Do not stop receiving it on your own, even if you feel better. If you stop receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION suddenly, you may experience fever, joint and muscle pain, itching, mood changes, dizziness, loss of weight, fainting, or headache. Consult with your doctor if you wish to discontinue receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION.
What precautions should I take while receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION?
While getting treated with BETNI 4MG INJECTION, keep away from patients having chicken pox or shingles and even tell your doctor beforehand if you yourself have had them. Contact your doctor if you feel you got in touch with someone having these, as receiving BETNI 4MG INJECTION may worsen the condition.
Is BETNI 4MG INJECTION a steroid?
Yes. BETNI 4MG INJECTION is a potent steroid which inhibits certain chemical pathways in the body which reduces the formation of substances (arachidonic acid) that causes pain. It also enhances anti-inflammatory genes like interleukin 10. Therefore, helping in reducing pain and inflammation.