Bet-A is a steroid. It is used in the treatment of inflammation, severe allergies, flare-ups of ongoing illnesses. It is also used to treat many other m... View More
Uses of Bet-A
Side effects of Bet-A
How to use Bet-A
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Bet-A may be taken with or... View More
How Bet-A works
Bet-A is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and ... View More
What if you forget to take Bet-A?
If you miss a dose of Bet-A, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your reg... View More
Ulcerative colitis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Ankylosing spondylitis, Lichen planus, Psoriasis, Asthma, Eczema, Contact dermatitis, Multiple sclerosis, Drug... View More
Should be taken with food.
Oral Allergic and inflammatory disorders Adult: 0.5-5 mg daily.
Oral Allergic and inflammatory disorders Child: For inflammatory conditions: <12 yr: 0.0175-0.125 mg base/kg daily, dose may be divided every 6-12 hr.... View More
Hypersensitivity; systemic fungal or acute infections.
Mode of Action
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Uncontrolled diabetes, peptic ulcer, osteoporosis, psychosis, psychoneurosis, pregnancy and lactation. Congestive heart failure, hypertension, epilepsy,... View More
>10% (selected) Blurred vision,Increased appetite,Indigestion,Nervousness 1-10% Itching Frequency Not Defined (selected) Arthralgia,Cataracts,D... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category: C Lactation: systemically administered corticosteroids enter breast milk and could suppress growth, interfere with endogenous cor... View More
Increased hyperglycaemia and hypokalaemia with thiazide diuretics. Increased incidence of peptic ulcer or GI bleeding with concurrent NSAIDs admin. Resp... View More
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