Beta ( Betamethasone Tablets 0.5 mg )

Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medicines Chandigarh
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  • Beta ( Betamethasone Tablets 0.5 mg ) 1
Betamethasone is a glucocorticoid which is about eight to ten times as active as prednisolone on a weight-for-weight basis.Betamethasone sodium phosphate is very soluble in water and is therefore less likely to cause local gastric irritation than corticosteroids which are only slightly soluble. This is important when high doses are required, as in immune-suppressive therapy.Betamethasone does not normally cause retention of salt and water and the risk of inducing and hypertension is almost negligible.A wide variety of diseases may sometimes require corticosteroid therapy. Some of the principal indications are:Bronchial asthma, severe hypersensitivity reactions, anaphylaxis, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, mixed connective tissue disease (excluding systemic sclerosis), polyarteritis nodosa;Inflammatory skin disorders, including pemphigus vulgaris, bullous pemphigoid and pyoderma gangrenosum;Minimal change nephrotic syndrome, acute interstitial nephritis;Ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, sarcoidosis, rheumatic carditis;Haemolytic anaemia (autoimmune), acute and lymphatic leukaemia, malignant lymphoma, multiple myeloma, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura;

Additional Details

Brand Name Mefro Dermacare
Packaging 10x2x10 Tablets
Packaging Style Blister Pack
Product Form Tablets