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Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction of Betaken Tablet

Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet 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 medical problems that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.

Take Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet with food to avoid an stomach upset. Take it at the fixed time of each day to get most benefit from it. It is advised not to take Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet with dietary sodium.

Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet may cause few some common side effects like stomach upset. If it persists or worsens, or if you experience any other symptoms which you think may be due to Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet, inform your doctor.

Betaken Tablet side effects

Common
  • Reduction in bone density
  • Stomach upset

How to use Betaken Tablet

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. Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet with dietary sodium.

How Betaken Tablet works

Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

Betaken Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function test may be advised while you are taking this medicine.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Betaken Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Betaken 0.5 mg Tablet, 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 regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Interaction with Drugs

Taking Betaken with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Itraspan, Canzit, Cositra
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Betaken

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My daughter is13year old but eye side is weak left 3.5 right 4. Later no is not increase what treatment
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Give her regularly mahatriphal ghrit 10 ml twice, saptamrit lauh 2 tab twice, aamla juice 10 ml twice with water. more of green vegetables, pulses dryfruits should betaken by her. dont over strain eyes.
Need to know Purpose of lonna 0.5mg
Dr. Vijay Gogoi
Psychiatrist
Its always helpful if you can provide generic name of a drug, instead of BRAND NAME. Anyway, lonna 0.5 seems to be Clonazepam. It is abenzodiazepine group of drug and is used as an axiolytic. prescribed for anxiety disorders.
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