What is Diprolene?

Betamethasone is a potent glucocorticoid steroid with anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive properties. Unlike other drugs with these effects, betamethasone does not cause water retention. It is applied as a topical cream, ointment, foam, lotion or gel to treat itching. Betamethasone sodium phosphate is sometimes prescribed as an intramuscular injection (I.M) for itching from various ailments, including allergic reactions to poison ivy and similar plants.

It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, a list of the most important medication needed in a basic health system.

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yes please I have developed a rash on the inside of both legs in my groin area.
ichy and dark color skin in the area what is it and what should I...

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Brief Answer:
Jock itch. Needs antifungals.

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for asking

I read your question and i understand your concern. Rash in...

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Hi my pubic hair is very dry and irritated when its growing back

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might be fungal as the infections of skin fungal can can cause this
can use antifungal tab fluconazole once a wk for 6 wk
apply antifungal ointment...

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