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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Neumann
37 years experience Gynecology
Probably OK: It's hard to prove any medicine is 100% safe in pregnancy. If it's not essential you could stop it for 1st trimester. However, little of the topical s ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Betamethasone: Is a synthetic adrenal steroid. It would not be a useful doping agent and could potentially have serious side effects particularly on your already com ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Goldhagen
33 years experience Occupational Medicine
Don't worry : The topical steroid cream that you are using is a "catabolic" steroid, legal and not part of a job application drug screen. The drug screen would look ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Lotrisone (clotrimazole and betamethasone) will not cause any problems.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not same, similar: Both are steroids.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Perumunda Sharma
48 years experience Emergency Medicine
Cheek problem.: See your primary physician.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
19 years experience Dermatology
Risk of atrophy: Steroids are classified by there potency. For example Betamethasone dipropionate is high and Betamethasone valerate is mid. Potency is also altere ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Topical steroid...: ...For treatment of steroid-responsive rashes, such as psoriasis and eczema.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Betamethazone: Bethamethsone is a potent steroid that can affect multiple organ systems from high blood pressure, to cataracts, to thinning of skin and many more sid ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Neither.: There is no "better" or "worse" among topical corticosteroids. (i'm assuming you are talking about topicals, but Dexamethasone is also given orally.) ... Read More
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