About Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution

Medication Name Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution
Medication Form Solution
Used For Treating eczema or dermatitis
Active Ingredients Betamethasone valerate
Strength 0.1%
Size 100ml
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What is Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution?

Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution is a topical corticosteroid medication used to treat inflammatory skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. It is available in the form of a solution and contains the active ingredient betamethasone valerate.

What is Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution used for?

Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution is primarily used to reduce the symptoms of eczema and dermatitis, such as redness, itching, and inflammation. It may also be prescribed for other skin conditions as determined by a doctor or pharmacist.

How does Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution work?

Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution works by reducing the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling. The active ingredient, betamethasone valerate, acts by preventing the release of these inflammatory substances, thereby alleviating the symptoms of eczema and dermatitis.

Who is Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution suitable for?

Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution is suitable for adults and children over the age of 1 year. It is not suitable for everyone, and your doctor or pharmacist will consider your medical history and any other medications you are taking before prescribing Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution. It may not be suitable for individuals with certain skin conditions or infections.

How to apply Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution

  1. Shake the bottle before use.
  2. Apply a few drops of the solution to the affected area of the scalp.
  3. Gently rub the solution into the scalp until it is evenly distributed.
  4. Wash your hands after applying the solution.

Apply Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution once or twice daily, as directed by your doctor. The duration of treatment will depend on the severity of your condition, but it is important not to use this medication for longer than prescribed.

Buy Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution online from a UK pharmacy

You can buy Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution online from our online eczema & dermatitis treatment clinic by completing a free consultation. Once reviewed by a licensed pharmacist, your prescription will be issued, and your medication delivered in discrete packaging. Buy Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution online today to start your treatment.

Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution Side Effects

It is important to be aware of the potential side effects of Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution. Common side effects may include itching, irritation, or a burning sensation at the application site. Uncommon side effects can include changes in skin pigmentation or excessive hair growth. Serious side effects are rare but may include allergic reactions or skin thinning. For a full list of side effects, please refer to the patient information leaflet.

Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution Ingredients

Active Ingredients: Betamethasone valerate

Other ingredients: The other ingredients in Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution include cetomacrogol 1000, chlorocresol, disodium edetate, and purified water.

Important Information

  • Do not use Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution if you are allergic to betamethasone valerate or any other ingredients in the solution.
  • Avoid using Betacap Scalp 0.1% Solution on broken or infected skin, unless directed by your doctor.
  • Do not cover the treated area with airtight dressings or bandages unless instructed by your doctor.
  • Avoid getting the solution in your eyes, and if accidental contact occurs, rinse thoroughly with water.

For more detailed information, please refer to the patient information leaflet provided with the medication.