A 38-year-old member asked:
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can i used an expired betnovate (betamethasone valerate) cream?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
You can, but: You probably should not. It likely is less effective, with fewer active ingredients, and some of them may be more toxic than the original active pharmaceutical ingredient.
Answered on Aug 2, 2018

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