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 (bā′tə-mĕth′ə-sōn′, bē′-)
A synthetic glucocorticoid, C22H29FO5, that occurs as a white crystalline powder and is used as a topical anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of dermatological conditions.

[Shortening of betadexamethasone : beta- + dexamethasone.]
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n betametasona
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Hakim Mohammed Amjad Chishti informed the audience that he had made an ointment, based on herbal medicine and named it 'Dermovix' which was more effective than the allopathic Ointment - Betnovate as he successfully used his ointment - Dermovix on his patients in Shifaul Mulk Memorial Hospital, Karachi.
GlaxoSmithKline's Betnovate accounted for 45% of value sales in antipruritics and Zovirax held a 35% share in cold sore treatments.
By holding popular brands such as Betnovate, Dermovate and Drapolene across the categories of antipruritics and nappy (diaper) rash treatments, GlaxoSmithKline achieved the first position in the fragmented market.
The eczema settled with the withdrawal of Trimovate and application of Betnovate RD cream (GlaxoSmith Kline).
You could try Betnovate or hydrocortisone cream - speak to a pharmacist about the most appropriate one.
Lokal steroid enjeksiyonu aseptik kosullarda, bilek dorsifleksiyonda sabitlenerek, insulin enjektoru ile palmaris longus ile fleksor karpi radialis kaslari arasina palmar distal piliden 45[degrees]lik aciyla girilerek uygulandi, ikinci gruptaki hastalara (20 el) iki hafta sureyle, haftada 5 gun, gunde 10 dakika olmak uzere 1,0 W/[cm.sup.2] dozda, US karpal tunel uzerine sirkuler tarzda darbeleme/vurus (stroking) teknigi ile ve iletici ajan olarak % 0,1 bethametasone valerate krem (Betnovate krem[R], GlaxoSmith Kline) surulerek steroid fonoforez tedavisi uygulandi.
But doctors say in the zeal to blanche their looks, uneducated women in the villages as well as educated women in urban India are going to the extent of using steroid creams such as Betnovate, a medicated cream, which are actually used for skin inflammations and rashes, to whiten their skin.