Betamethasone

Betamethasone treats inflammation caused by multiple different disease states. Do not suddenly stop taking or using this medication unless your doctor tells you as this may result in health issues.

Betamethasone Overview

Reviewed: September 28, 2013
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Betamethasone is a prescription medication used to treat inflammation caused by multiple different disease states. This medication belongs to a group of drugs called topical corticosteroids which work by suppressing the over-active immune system.

Patient Ratings for Betamethasone

How was your experience with Betamethasone?

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What are you taking Betamethasone for?

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  • Other
  • Dermatitis, Atopic
  • Dermatitis, Seborrheic
  • Facial Dermatoses
  • Foot Dermatoses
  • Hand Dermatoses
  • Inflammation
  • Leg Dermatoses
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Psoriasis
  • Scalp Dermatoses

How long have you been taking it?

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  • Less than a week
  • A couple weeks
  • A month or so
  • A few months
  • A year or so
  • Two years or more

How well did Betamethasone work for you?

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Uses of Betamethasone

Betamethasone is a prescription medication used to treat inflammation caused by multiple different disease states.

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Betamethasone Brand Names

Betamethasone Drug Class

Betamethasone is part of the drug class: