Beloderm - outdoor glucocorticosteroid drug used to treat various types of dermatitis.
The active substance Beloderma has vasoconstrictor, anti-antiexudative, antipruritic, antiallergic and antiproliferative effects. The drug has a strong and rapid effect on the inflammatory foci caused by reducing swelling, erythema, pain and irritation.
Beloderm manufactured as 0, 05% white creams and ointments for topical use, containing 1 mg of betamethasone 500 g, in tubes 15 and 30, the most similar composition and therapeutic effect Beloderma analogs are external medicines Akriderm, Tselestoderma-B and Tseleston.
Beloderm indicated for use in:
- Allergic contact dermatitis;
- Reactions to insect stings;
- Various forms of eczema;
- Non-allergic dermatitis, including radiation and solar dermatitis;
- Lichen planus;
- Exudative erythema multiforme;
- Skin ulcers of various etiologies;
- Discoid lupus erythematosus;
- Contact dermatitis, including professional;
- Atopic dermatitis;
- Bullous dermatosis.
According to the instructions Beloderm contraindicated to apply at:
- Viral, bacterial and fungal infections of the skin;
- Open wounds;
- Cutaneous manifestations of syphilis;
- Trophic ulcers;
- Cutaneous vaccine reactions;
- Acne vulgaris;
- Tumors of the skin and subcutaneous structures;
- Tuberculosis of the skin;
- Increased sensitivity to betamethasone or other components Beloderma.
Application of ointments and creams Beloderm in pregnant women is possible only under strict indications in small areas of the skin. During treatment during lactation breastfeeding is recommended to interrupt. The drug is allowed to be used with caution in children from 6 months. To avoid side effects is not recommended for children under Beloderm bandages and diapers plasticized.
The drug, like Beloderma counterparts, can not be applied to the eye area and apply on the face is recommended for the shortest possible time. With the development of bacterial and fungal infections on the skin should be applied simultaneously with Beloderm antibacterial or antifungal agents.
The cream and ointment Beloderm usually applied, gently rubbing, twice a day for a month. In some cases, treatment should be continued after the symptoms disappear for the prevention of recurrence. In the opinion of Beloderm can be used several courses during the year.
Cream is indicated for the treatment of Beloderm weeping lesions in acute course of the disease, an ointment intended for the treatment of chronic dermatoses, including dry and scaly lesions.
Beloderm not recommended for long-term because of the possibility of side effects that are associated with the failure of the adrenal cortex.
Side effects Beloderma
Beloderm of reviews is ill-defined minor side effects, most commonly manifested as itching, skin atrophy, burning, stretch marks, redness, aknepodobnye change, secondary skin infections, hypopigmentation, hypertrichosis, telangiectasia.
Beloderm of instructions can be purchased without a doctor's prescription. The shelf life of creams and ointments - 4 years.