2010/12/16

Beladerm

Release form, composition and packing Beladerm 

Cream for external use only 0.05% of white, homogeneous, without mechanical impurities. 1 g of betamethasone dipropionate 640 mcg, which corresponds to the contents of betamethasone 500 mcg. Excipients: hlorokrezol, sodium dihydrogen phosphate monohydrate, phosphoric acid, petroleum jelly white mineral oil, macrogol tsetostearat, cetostearyl alcohol (60% cetyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol 40%), sodium hydroxide and water.

Ointment for external use only 0.05% of white, translucent, homogeneous. 1 g of betamethasone dipropionate 640 mcg, which corresponds to the contents of betamethasone 500 mcg Excipients: Mineral oil, petroleum jelly white.

Clinico-pharmacological group: SCS for outdoor use.

Pharmacological action

SCS for outdoor use. Has anti-inflammatory, antipruritic, antiallergic, vasoconstrictor, antiexudative and antiproliferative activity.

When applied to the skin surface, the drug has a rapid and dramatic effect in the inflammation, reducing the severity of objective symptoms (erythema, edema, lihenifikatsiya) and subjective sensations (itching, irritation, pain).

Pharmacokinetics

Data on the pharmacokinetics of the drug Beloderm not given.

Statement

Conditions for which effective treatment with topical corticosteroids, including:
atopic dermatitis;
neurodermatitis;
allergic contact dermatitis;
eczema (various forms);
contact dermatitis (including professional);
non-allergic dermatitis (including solar and radiation dermatitis);
reactions to insect bites;
psoriasis;
Bullous dermatosis;
discoid lupus erythematosus;
planus;
exudative erythema multiforme;
pruritus of different etiologies.

Dosing regimen

The drug is intended for external use only. Cream or ointment for topical application is applied to the affected skin with a thin layer 2 times a day, a little rubbing. At sites with more dense skin (eg elbows, hands and feet) as well as places from which the drug is easily erased, the drug can be applied more frequently.

Duration of continuous treatment is usually less than 4 weeks. For relapse prevention in the treatment of chronic diseases, the therapy should continue for some time after the disappearance of all symptoms. During the year, may conduct repeated courses of therapy.

Cream for external use is used for the treatment of acute, including weeping skin lesions.

Ointment for external use is intended for the treatment of subacute and chronic dermatoses, including dry, scaly lesions and lihenizirovannyh, or in cases where it is necessary occlusal force ointment.

Side effect

Side effects are generally mild in nature.

Dermatological reactions: seldom - hypersensitivity reactions (itching, burning, redness), aknepodobnye changes, hypopigmentation, striae, skin atrophy, hypertrichosis, telangiectasia, secondary skin infections. With the development of hypersensitivity reactions or adverse drug reactions should be abolished.

Contraindications
lupus;
cutaneous manifestations of syphilis;
chickenpox;
viral, bacterial and fungal infections of the skin;
skin reactions post-vaccination;
open wounds;
trophic ulcers;
rosacea;
acne vulgaris;
tumors of the skin and subcutaneous structures;
Children up to age 6 months;
Hypersensitivity to betamethasone or any of the supporting components of the drug.

Pregnancy and lactation

Use of the drug in pregnant Beloderm allowed in cases where the intended benefits to the mother outweigh the risks to the fetus. In such cases, the use of the drug should be brief and limited to small areas of skin.

During the period of breastfeeding drug may under strict indications, but the drug should not be applied to the skin of the breast before feeding.

Cautions

Not recommended for long-term use on the face, because may develop rosacea, perioral dermatitis and acne. The drug should not be applied around the eyes, in connection with the probability of getting the drug on the mucosa, which may contribute to the development of cataracts, glaucoma, fungal infections of the eye and exacerbation of HSV infection.

Some parts of the body such as armpits, inguinal folds, where there is a natural occlusion, a greater risk of stretch marks, so use of the drug in those areas of the skin should be short.

With the development of fungal or bacterial infection of the skin, additional use of antibacterial or antifungal agents.

Use in pediatrics

The drug can be used in children from 6 months with caution and for the shortest period of time.

You should not use the drug under the bandages and, particularly under the plasticized diapers, because it enhances the absorption of the drug and increases the risk of side effects.

Effects on ability to drive vehicles and management mechanisms

Data on the adverse effects of the drug Beloderm on ability to drive vehicles and machines are not available.

Overdose

With long-term continuous use of the drug, especially among children, the vast surface of the skin, when applied to skin with impaired integrity or use under occlusive dressings may develop side effects associated with suppression and insufficiency of the adrenal cortex.

Treatment: It is recommended to cancel the product and if necessary, appoint a symptomatic therapy.

Drug Interactions

Drug interactions Beloderm with other drugs is unknown.

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The drug is approved for use as a means OTC.

Conditions and terms of

The drug should be stored in a place inaccessible to children at or above 25 ° C. Shelf life - 4 years.