What is the use of Betnesol Forte Tablet?

What is the use of Betnesol Forte Tablet?

Betnesol Forte Tablet 20’s is a steroid that is used to treat swelling, itching redness, heat and pain caused due to certain skin problems such as psoriasis (scales and itchy, dry patches), dermatitis (itchy, swelling of the skin) and eczema (itchy, cracked, swollen or rough skin).

Why is Betnesol used?

Betnesol Tablet is a steroid. It is used in the treatment of inflammation, severe allergies, and flare-ups of ongoing illnesses. It is also used to treat many other medical problems that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.

Is Betnesol a steroid?

Betnesol is a steroid medicine, prescribed for many different conditions, including serious illnesses. You need to take it regularly to get the maximum benefit.

How do you take Betnesol?

Betnesol Tablets/Betamethasone Tablets are best taken dissolved in water, but they can be swallowed whole without difficulty. The lowest dosage that will produce an acceptable result should be used; when it is possible to reduce the dosage, this must be accomplished by stages.

What are the side effects of betamethasone?

Betamethasone may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:

  • burning, itching, irritation, stinging, redness, or dryness of the skin.
  • acne.
  • unwanted hair growth.
  • skin color changes.
  • bruising or shiny skin.
  • tiny red bumps or rash around the mouth.

What does Betnesol treat?

Betnesol-N Drops is used to treat inflammation of the eye, ear or nose when there may also be a risk of bacterial infection. It is important to use this medicine to prevent any damage to the delicate tissues of your eyes, ear or nose and to prevent any infection developing.

How long can you use Betnesol?

Do not stop using Betnesol Drops without first talking to your doctor. If you have been using Betnesol Drops for a long period of time (around 6 to 8 weeks), then you should stop using it gradually, to avoid the inflammation coming back.

Is Betnesol safe to use?

If you accidentally use too much Betnesol-N Drops it is unlikely to lead to any serious side effects. However, if you are concerned, contact the nearest hospital casualty department or your doctor. Accidental swallowing of the contents of one bottle (up to 10 ml) is unlikely to lead to any serious adverse events.

How long can I use Betnesol?

How long will I take use it for? Most people will only need to use betamethasone for a few days. However your doctor may ask you to use it for up to 6 to 8 weeks, depending on your condition.

How long does betamethasone stay in your body?


Clinical data
Metabolism Liver CYP3A4
Elimination half-life 36-54 hours
Excretion Kidney (in urine)

What happens if you use too much betamethasone?

What happens if I overdose on Betamethasone Topical (Diprolene)? Long term use of high doses can lead to thinning skin, easy bruising, changes in body fat (especially in your face, neck, back, and waist), increased acne or facial hair, menstrual problems, impotence, or loss of interest in sex.

What are the side effects of nasal steroids?

Side effects of steroid nasal sprays

  • a stinging or burning sensation in the nose.
  • dryness and crustiness in the nose.
  • a dry, irritated throat.
  • an unpleasant taste in the mouth.
  • itchiness, redness and swelling in the nose.
  • nosebleeds.