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How do use beclomethasone dipropionate lotion?

How do use beclomethasone dipropionate lotion?

Conservatively: This is a potent topical steroid lotion. You should not use it for too long. You should use it under the direction of a physician. It is typically used to treat bad skin problems. ...Read more

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What is the difference in beclomethasone dipropionate vs fluticasone propionate HFA spray? Is one better than the other?

What is the difference in beclomethasone dipropionate vs fluticasone propionate HFA spray? Is one better than the other?

Steroids: For the most part, all the topical steroids will work similarly. Where they differ, however, would be in their side effect profile. One may be better for you in this respect. ...Read more

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Can beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulfate and miconazole nitrate cream helps in removeing scars mark?

Can beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulfate and miconazole nitrate cream helps in removeing scars mark?

Depends on the scar: Unfortunately those topical meds might not help, better see a dermatologist/plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Can beclomethasone dipropionate, clotrimazole and neomycin cream be used for acne?

Can beclomethasone dipropionate, clotrimazole and neomycin cream be used for acne?

No: Beclomethasone is a steroid ; Clotrimazole is an antifungal and neither will treat acne. Neosporin is a topical antibiotic but is not commonly used to treat acne. ...Read more

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Will beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulphate and miconazole nitrate cream help in removing scars?

Will beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulphate and miconazole nitrate cream help in removing scars?

No: None of these would help for removing scars but depending on the condition may reduce complications that could lead to scar formation. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulfate and miconazole nitrate cream helps in removing scars mark?

Hi docs, would beclomethasone, dipropionate, neomycin sulfate and miconazole nitrate cream helps in removing scars mark?

Doubtful: The three drugs that you mentioned are a steroid, an antibiotic and an anti- fungal medication. I do not think these meds would reduce a scar mark which is a manifestation of a healed wound or healed infection. ...Read more

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Pregnant women ok using beclomethasone dipropionate?

Pregnant women ok using beclomethasone dipropionate?

Seek alternative: Beclamethasone is category c during pregnancy, and should be avoided if there are good alternatives. ...Read more

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Pregnancy + use of beclomethasone dipropionate?

Pregnancy + use of beclomethasone dipropionate?

Benefits vs risk: Beclomethasone is an inhaled steroid used to treat asthma and allergic rhinitis. It has a long history of use and it as well as Budesonide are the preferred topical steroids for use in pregnancy and breast feeding. The important to remember is that in asthma, if mom can breathe, then baby can't breathe. Asthma control is the key to treatment during pregnancy and inhaled steroids are the best. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use beclomethasone dipropionate while pregnant?

Is it safe to use beclomethasone dipropionate while pregnant?

Yes: Beclomethasone is a steroid, and when used sparingly as a cream or ointment (usually for an inflammatory-type rash), it should have no effect on pregnancy. To be totally safe, most ob/gyns will ask you to wait until the end of the 1st trimester to use these medications. ...Read more

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Can I use Beclomethasone Dipropionate, Miconazole Nitrate & Neomycin Sulphate cream while planning to get pregnant. Does it kills sperms also?

Can I use Beclomethasone Dipropionate, Miconazole Nitrate & Neomycin Sulphate cream while planning to get pregnant. Does it kills sperms also?

Many meds: You must see your Gynecologist about this as soon as you can get an appointment.
Three meds in a healthy woman are too many but in your case may be necessary.
The Gynecologist will work you through this. ...Read more

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What purpose beclomethasone lotion?

Antiinflammatory: Beclomethasone lotion is a topical steroid that is used to treat eczema and other rashed. ...Read more

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Why is beclomethasone lotion used?

Why is beclomethasone lotion used?

Reduce inflammation: For skin inflammation and irritation steroid lotions can be very helpful. Beclomethasone lotion is a potent steroid lotion. ...Read more

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For what disorders are beclomethasone lotions used?

For what disorders are beclomethasone lotions used?

Inflammation: Topical steroids like beclomethasone lotion are typically used as anti inflammatories for conditions like eczema. ...Read more

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Experiencing prolonged chest congestion. X-Rays, blood tests negative. Antibiotics didn't work. Have been trying Zyrtec at night, together with nasal spray Qnasl (beclomethasone dipropinat) to reduce post-nasal drip. After one week, cough is less persiste

Experiencing prolonged chest congestion. X-Rays, blood tests negative. Antibiotics didn't work. Have been trying Zyrtec at night, together with nasal spray Qnasl (beclomethasone dipropinat) to reduce post-nasal drip. After one week, cough is less persiste

Right direction: Common causes of cough, other than infection are reflux and post-nasal drip. It sounds like the evaluation has looked for the more serious causes, but if the problem persists, continue to work with your doctor. Sometimes a pulmonary doctor can help with more resistant coughing. ...Read more

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Why is diprosone (betamethasone dipropionate) lotion causing black marks?

Why is diprosone (betamethasone dipropionate) lotion causing black marks?

Not Sure: Diprosone (betamethasone dipropionate) is a topical steroid and can lead to chronic and sometimes permanent side effects on the skin like thinning, scarring and increasing or decreasing pigmentation (hyper pigmentation and hypopigmentation). You may be experiencing darkening of skin (hyper pigmentation) caused by the steroid cream. I would have it checked out by the doctor who gave it to you asap. ...Read more

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Can I use Beconase Aqueous 50micrograms/dose nasal spray anytime of day? It Contains beclometasone dipropionate. Thanks

Can I use Beconase Aqueous 50micrograms/dose nasal spray anytime of day? It Contains beclometasone dipropionate. Thanks

Yes: Most likely you need to use it twice a day, at least in the beginning and can lower to once a day after a few days. But yes, any time of day should be fine, unless your doctor suggests otherwise ...Read more

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Is clotrimazole and betamethasone dipropionate lotion use as drops for the ears?

Is clotrimazole and betamethasone dipropionate lotion use as drops for the ears?

Could be: OK for occasional use for seborrheic dermatitis, eczema, or psoriasis on/in ears. For long-term use a less potent steroid may be preferred. You can get both clotrimazole and hydrocortisone OTC at low cost. ...Read more

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Does Beconase nasal spray (beclometasonr dipropionate) and Benylin (Guaifensin & Pseudoephedrine) cough mixture interact with each other?

Does Beconase nasal spray (beclometasonr dipropionate) and Benylin (Guaifensin & Pseudoephedrine) cough mixture interact with each other?

Not likely: Steroid nasal sprays work locally and there is some systemic absorption (varying from 1% -17%). There are no known interactions between these medicines. ...Read more

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Is beclazone the same as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Is beclazone the same as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Yes: Beclovent and vanceril are the name brands for beclomethasone diproprionate asthma inhaler. These have been replaced with Qvar which is beclomethasone with a new propellant (hfa). Beclazone is the name brand used in the united kingdom. ...Read more

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Is beclazone the same medicine as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Is beclazone the same medicine as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Yes these are same: Yes these are inhalant medicines used for asthma, but the same, named differently in different countries. ...Read more

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Is beclomethasone the same kind of thing as beclovent in the inhaler?

Yes: Beclomethasone is the active ingredient in beclovent (beclomethasone). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Beclomethasone allergy?

Mostly non-existent: Beclomethasone is a mild to moderate strength corticosteroid used for the treatment of allergic rhinitis or as a maintenance/controller medication for asthma. Some people may have side effects such as dryness in the nose which may lead to nosebleeds or throat dryness which can promote the growth of yeast. Non of the components have been commonly associated with causing allergic reactions. ...Read more

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Both nostrals/sinuses feel partially blocked for years. Been taking beclomethasone since july and was told it can take months to help. Is this right?

Both nostrals/sinuses feel partially blocked for years. Been taking beclomethasone since july and was told it can take months to help. Is this right?

Nasal congestion: Nasal sprays can take up to 2 weeks to work, not months, you need to see an allergist or ENT to determine the chronic cause of your congestion, you need to be tested for allergies to determine your triggers if any. ...Read more

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Does beclomethasone contains any cortisone?

Does beclomethasone contains any cortisone?

Yes: Beclomethasone is a form of steroid and is similar to cortisone. ...Read more

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Asking for a trial about fluticasone vs beclomethasone. Any good trials?

Asking for a trial about fluticasone vs beclomethasone. Any good trials?

Lots of them: If you're looking for a good meta-analysis:

http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/17943772. ...Read more

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I wanted to know is beclazone the same kind of thing as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

I wanted to know is beclazone the same kind of thing as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Yes: Beclazone is beclamethasone and it comes in nasal sprays and inhalers used in the treatment of asthma and allergies. ...Read more

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Vanceril (beclomethasone) inhaler directions please?

Vanceril (beclomethasone) inhaler directions please?

Inhaled steroid: Usually 2 times daily 1-4 puffs. When using steroid, remember to rinse your mouth after use. ...Read more

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Can you use beconase (beclomethasone) spray permanently?

Can you use beconase (beclomethasone) spray permanently?

Nasal Spray: Nasal steroids sprays have been used long term and there appears to be minimal problems. With all meds that are used, careful follow up and monitoring is a must. ...Read more

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I've been taking beconase (beclomethasone) spray, but its making me feel worse. Why?

Nasal spray: You really did not describe what is feeling worse with the nasal spray, is it dryness of the nose? Headache? Etc? You should consult with your allergist about your symptoms, they may not even be related to the spray. ...Read more

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I have been taking beconase (beclomethasone) spray but it's making me feel worse. Why is that? What can I do?

I have been taking beconase (beclomethasone) spray but it's making me feel worse. Why is that? What can I do?

In what sense?: If you feel your nose is too dry, use a saline nasal spray to moisturize it. Talk to your doctor, not sure what is exactly feeling worse.. ...Read more

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I started taking beclomethasone about a week ago and it doesn't seem to be helping my asthma. How long does it normally take?

I started taking beclomethasone about a week ago and it doesn't seem to be helping my asthma. How long does it normally take?

Varies: Depending onthe dosing, technique of administration and the severity of your asthma, other diseases, copd, rhinutis, sinusitis, etc, need to be evaluated or reevaluated by an asthma/allergy, goodluck ...Read more

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