Therapeutic Indications

Betamethasone is indicated for:

at least one of
Psoriasis

Parapsoriasis

Noninfectious dermatoses of eyelid

Acute otitis externa, noninfective

Other atopic dermatitis

Allergic contact dermatitis

Irritant contact dermatitis

Unspecified contact dermatitis

Malignant mast cell tumour

Histiocytic and mast cell tumours of uncertain and unknown behaviour

Lupus erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus

Alopecia areata

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Cutaneous

at least one of
Seropositive rheumatoid arthritis

Osteoarthritis

Rheumatoid bursitis

Bursitis of hand

Olecranon bursitis

Other bursitis of elbow

Other bursitis of knee

Trochanteric bursitis

Other bursitis of hip

Other infective bursitis

Other bursitis, not elsewhere classified

Bursitis of shoulder

Synovitis and tenosynovitis

Bicipital tendinitis

Gluteal tendinitis

Psoas tendinitis

Patellar tendinitis

Peroneal tendinitis

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intramuscular

Treatment 2: Intrabursal

Treatment 3: Intra-articular

at least one of
Systemic lupus erythematosus

Asthma

Status asthmaticus

Localized scleroderma [morphea]

Linear scleroderma

Dermatopolymyositis

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intramuscular

Contraindications

Active ingredient Betamethasone is contraindicated in the following cases:

No gender/age discrimination

at least one of
Unspecified adverse effect of drug or medicament

Pregnancy

Burn

Disease caused by Gram-positive bacteria

Disease caused by Gram-positive coccus

Disease caused by Gram-negative bacillus

Disease caused by Gram-negative cocci

Viral disease

Acne

Mycoses