Medicine : Betalic

Name:Betalic
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Psycoremedies
Generic Use:Clobetasol , Salicylic Acid
Composition:Clobetasol(0.05%w/w) , Salicylic Acid(3%w/w)
Substitutes:lobate s(15gm) , dipsalic fment(30gm) , betalic , dipsalic f , lobate s(15gm) , dipsalic fment(30gm) , betalic , dipsalic f


Generic ( Clobetasol )



Typical use Of Clobetasol :To Treat Itching, Redness, Dryness, Inflammation, And Discomfort Of Various Scalp And Skin Conditions, Including Psoriasis (immune-mediated Skin Disease With Red Scaly Patches) And Eczematous Dermatitis.
Mechanism of action of Clobetasol :Clobetasol Is A Highly Active Corticosteroid With Topical Anti-inflammatory Activity. It Reduces Inflammation By Vasoconstriction And Decrease In Collagen Synthesis. When Clobetasol Is Applied To The Skin It Works By Acting Inside The Skin Cells To Decrease The Release Of These Inflammatory Substances. This Reduces Swelling, Redness And Itch.
Drug Interaction of Clobetasol :Clobestol May Interact With Prednisone And Cyclosporine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Clobetasol :Severe Irritation Of Treated Skin, Soreness Around The Mouth, Burning, Dryness, Irritation, Itching, Or Redness Of Skin (usually Mild And Temporary), Eye Pain (if Certain Products Have Been Used Near The Eye), Headache, Increased Redness Or Scaling Of Skin Sores (usually Mild And Temporary), Changes In Skin Color, Skin Infection, Skin Rash (usually Mild And Temporary), Softening And Tearing Of The Skin And Thinning Of The Skin With Easy Bruising.

INTERACTIONS OF CLOBETASOL


How Clobetasol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Clobetasol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Clobetasol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Salicylic Acid )



Typical use Of Salicylic Acid :Hyperkeratotic And Scaling Skin Conditions, Acne, Warts And Calluses.
Mechanism of action of Salicylic Acid :Salicylic Acid Has A Potent Keratolytic Action And A Slight Antiseptic Action When Applied Topically. It Softens And Destroys The Stratum Corneum By Increasing Endogenous Hydration Which Causes The Horny Layer Of The Skin To Swell, Soften, And Then Desquamate. At High Concentrations, Salicylic Acid Has A Caustic Effect. It Also Possesses Weak Antifungal And Antibacterial Activity.
Drug Interaction of Salicylic Acid :Hyperkeratotic And Scaling Skin Conditions, Acne, Warts And Calluses.
Side effects of Salicylic Acid :Irritation, Sensitivity, Excessive Drying; Systemic Effects On Prolonged Use.

INTERACTIONS OF SALICYLIC ACID


How Salicylic Acid will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Salicylic Acid will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Salicylic Acid

No Studies Found