What is the use of betamethasone dipropionate and gentamicin cream?
This medication is used to treat skin infections. This product contains betamethasone valerate, a medium-strength anti-inflammatory corticosteroid that helps reduce swelling, redness, and itching. It also contains gentamicin, an aminoglycoside antibiotic that works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
What is betamethasone dipropionate cream used to treat?
Betamethasone topical cream, gel, lotion, and ointment are used to help relieve redness, itching, swelling, or other discomforts caused by certain skin conditions. Betamethasone topical spray is used to treat adults with mild to moderate plaque psoriasis.
What are the side effects of betamethasone dipropionate cream?
Betamethasone may cause side effects. Tell your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away:
- burning, itching, irritation, stinging, redness, or dryness of the skin.
- unwanted hair growth.
- skin color changes.
- bruising or shiny skin.
- tiny red bumps or rash around the mouth.
What does gentamicin cream treat?
Topical gentamicin is used in adults and children 1 year of age and older to treat skin infections caused by certain bacteria. Topical gentamicin is in a class of medications called antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria that cause infections.
Is gentamicin good for skin?
This medication is used to treat minor skin infections (such as impetigo, folliculitis) or minor infections related to some skin conditions (such as eczema, psoriasis, minor burns/cuts/wounds). Gentamicin works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria.
Can gentamicin be used for pimples?
Gentamicin Sulfate Cream is recommended for wet, oozing primary infections, and greasy, secondary infections, such as pustular acne or infected seborrheic dermatitis.