betamethasone

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betamethasone

[¦bād·ə′meth·ə‚zōn]
(pharmacology)
A white, crystalline powder with a melting point of 240°C; a corticosteroid hormone.
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Keywords: Atopic dermatitis, betamethasone Valerate 0.1%, efficacy, NB-UVB, safety.
Sixty eight patients complete the study, prescribed tablet Atorvastatin 40 mg twice daily for first three month followed by 20mg once daily for next three month plus Topical Betamethasone Valerate 0.1% once daily for 6 months (three week apply than one week interval).
Efficacy of betamethasone valerate foam formulation in comparison with betamethasone dipropionate lotion in the treatment of mild-to-moderate alopecia areata: A multicenter, prospective, randomized, controlled, investigator blinded trial.
Healthcare company Perrigo Company(Nasdaq:PRGO)(Nasdaq:TASE) announced on Tuesday the start of the commercial delivery of betamethasone valerate foam 0.12%.
Since betamethasone valerate (BV) is mid-potency it is preferred for initial treatment of most body areas of adults and for maintenance of mild psoriasis [11].
The patients were assigned to either betamethasone valerate 0.1%, tacrolimus 0.03% or soft paraffin to be applied to the affected areas twice daily for 12 weeks followed by monthly follow-up visits.
However, calcipotriol ointment 50 mcg/g was more effective in reducing the number and size of nodules compared with 0.1% betamethasone valerate ointment.
Thus betamethasone valerate (0.01%) and fusidic acid (2%) topical combination was received by 53 patients.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 28, 2012-Perrigo receives approval for betamethasone valerate foam 0.12 percent(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
M2 PHARMA-November 28, 2012-Perrigo receives approval for betamethasone valerate foam 0.12 percent(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
A 6% coal tar solution plus 2% salicylic acid was usually a satisfactory alternative to betamethasone valerate scalp lotion [4].
For the anti-inflammatory market Alpharma's lineup includes such products as betamethasone dipropionate and betamethasone valerate creams, lotions and ointments, the generic equivalents of Schering-Plough Corp.'s Diprosone and Valisone products; numerous hemorrhoidal ointments and suppositories, and several hydrocortisone products.