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Becloderm C Cream

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Product introduction

Becloderm C Cream belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. It is used for the treatment of skin disorders such as dermatitis and psoriasis. It relieves swelling, itching, and redness of the skin by suppressing the release of substances that cause inflammation.

Becloderm C Cream is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as directed by your doctor. Clean and dry the affected area and apply it thinly and evenly over the area. You should not use it too often and more than what your doctor has prescribed. Avoid covering the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages, as this may increase the risk of side effects.

The most common side effects of this medicine include burning, irritation, itching, redness at the site of application. These are usually temporary and improve with time. However, if they persist or get worse you should let your doctor know. Before using the medicine, consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Uses of Becloderm C Cream

  • Skin conditions with inflammation & itching
  • Psoriasis

Benefits of Becloderm C Cream

In Skin conditions with inflammation & itching

Becloderm C Cream is effective in treating skin conditions with inflammation and itching such as dermatitis. It works by reducing the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation of the skin. When used correctly it is a safe and effective treatment. It reduces the redness, rash, pain, or itchiness caused by your skin’s reaction to an irritant. It thus improves your self-esteem and confidence as your appearance changes.

You should always use the cream or ointment as prescribed and only apply the amount you have been told to. Keep using it for as long as it is prescribed to get the full benefits.

In Psoriasis

Psoriasis happens when skin cells are replaced more quickly than usual. Becloderm C Cream works by slowing down the rapid growth of these skin cells. This improves your skin and reduces the symptoms of rash, redness, and pain. The improvement in the appearance of your skin can boost your confidence and improve your life. Psoriasis is a long-term condition. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as it is prescribed.

Side effects of Becloderm C Cream

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Becloderm C

  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use Becloderm C Cream

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Becloderm C Cream works

Becloderm C Cream is a steroid. It works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy.

Safety advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Becloderm C Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Becloderm C Cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take Becloderm C Cream?

If you miss a dose of Becloderm C Cream, apply it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick tips

  • Becloderm C Cream is used to treat the redness, swelling, itching, and discomfort of various skin conditions.
  • It should be applied to the affected areas as a thin film two or three times daily, or as advised by your doctor.
  • Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Don't cover the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages unless directed by a doctor, as this may increase the risk of side effects.
  • If you think the area of skin you are treating has become infected you should stop using Becloderm C Cream and consult your doctor.
  • Consult your doctor if your skin condition has not improved after 2 weeks of treatment. 

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Gluco/mineralocorticoids, progestogins and derivatives
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
DERMA
Action Class
Glucocorticoids

Interaction with drugs

Taking Becloderm C with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Diadose, Abacus, Disorb
Serious
Brand(s): Samlodon, Amodep, Amleod
Serious
Brand(s): Fosapine, Aprepit, Aprepep
Serious
Brand(s): Atazor
Serious

Patient concerns

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Scaling of skin on the palms and fingers with severe itching at times
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
scaling is the main symptom of psoriasis, but actual diagnois is made by seeing it ony,
Suffering from skin itching and patches
Dr. Prasad Verma
Homeopathy
Since Boeing if it is longback it may be psoriasis contact me 9XXXXXXIf possible send photo
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FAQs

Q. How does Becloderm C Cream work?

Becloderm C Cream is a corticosteroid, which works by decreasing the inflammation caused by allergies. It reduces inflammation by blocking the release of certain natural substances that cause allergic symptoms such as swelling, redness, and pain.

Q. How long does Becloderm C Cream take to start working?

The time required by Becloderm C Cream to start showing its effects may differ from person to person. Usually, it starts showing relief within 8 hours of starting Becloderm C Cream. It may even take several days before you see maximum benefits. To improve your symptoms faster, it is important to take the medicine regularly to gain maximum benefit from the medicine.

Q. How to use Becloderm C Cream?

Before using Becloderm C Cream, clean and dry the affected area. Gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin. Be careful not to get the medication in your eyes or mouth. If Becloderm C Cream gets in your eyes accidentally, wash with plenty of water and call your doctor if your eyes are irritated.

Q. What precautions do I need to take while using Becloderm C Cream?

Be careful not to get Becloderm C Cream into your eyes or mouth. If you happen to get it in your eyes, rinse off with plenty of water immediately and contact your doctor. You must not use Becloderm C Cream if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients. Tell your doctor if you notice any allergic reaction while using it for the first time. Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines regularly to prevent any allergic reaction with other medicines. Do not cover the area being treated with Becloderm C Cream with a bandage, as this may increase absorption of this medicine and increase the side effects. Do not use more than what is recommended to relieve your symptoms faster. Using more than what is advised will only increase the side effects. Also, let your doctor know if you are planning to conceive. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should use Becloderm C Cream only if prescribed by the doctor.

Q. What should I do if I forget to use Becloderm C Cream?

If you forget to use Becloderm C Cream, do not worry and continue using Becloderm C Cream as soon as you remember. However, if you are not sure and have any other doubts, please consult your doctor.

Q. For how long should I take Becloderm C Cream?

It is recommended that you take Becloderm C Cream as long as you are exposed to the allergen. Consult your doctor if you have any concerns.

Q. Is Becloderm C Cream safe?

Becloderm C Cream is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

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