Becmet N Cream
Becmet N cream is used in various skin conditions like skin redness and inflammation (dermatitis), red scaly patches (psoriasis), itchy, dry skin (eczema), and other skin conditions. It helps relieve rashes, redness, itching, swelling, and burning. Becmet N cream contains betamethasone and neomycin as its active ingredient. Betamethasone is a steroid, and neomycin is an antibiotic. It is present in this cream helps to reduce redness and inflammation of the skin. Neomycin helps to reduce skin infections caused by bacteria and fungi. Becmet N cream is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. You may experience some application site reactions as side effects, but they normally fade with time. Please report to your doctor if the side effects continue or worsen. Protect your skin from direct sunlight while using this cream.
|You Save||₹1.64 (15% on MRP)|
|Contains||Neomycin(0.5 %) + Beclometasone(0.025 %)|
|Uses||Eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis|
|Side effects||Burning sensation, skin itching, redness, skin thinning|
|Therapy||TOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID|
Uses of BECMET N CREAM
Contraindications of BECMET N CREAM
- If you are allergic to betamethasone, neomycin, or any other ingredients of this cream.
- If you have any other skin conditions other than for what it is prescribed, as it could make them worse.
- If you have acne, herpes, chickenpox, ringworm, or swelling near the mouth.
- If you have a hearing problem or perforation in the eardrum, it should not be used inside the ear.
- Becmet N cream should not be used in children under 2 years of age.
Side effects of BECMET N CREAM
- Burning sensation
- Skin itching
- Skin thinning
Precautions and Warnings of BECMET N CREAM
Other General Warnings
- You are experiencing thinning of skin or damage to the skin after applying the Becmet N cream.
- Your skin problem does not improve.
- You are applying this medicine on a cut or broken skin or on a larger skin area for a long time.
- You are also applying other topical medicines (cream, ointment, lotion, etc).
- You want to apply it on face where the skin becomes thin unless it is advised by the doctor.
- Becmet N cream should not be used for children under 2 years of age.
Directions for Use of BECMET N CREAM
- Becmet N cream is meant for external use only.
- Use the cream as directed by your doctor or pharmacist, and apply it on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
- Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
- Clean and dry the infected area well.
- Avoid touching the tip of the tube directly to the infected area of the skin.
- Wash your hands before and after using this cream unless your hands are the area to be treated.
- In case your eyes come in contact with Becmet N cream, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
Storage and disposal of BECMET N CREAM
- Store Becmet N cream in a cool and dry place at room temperature.
- It should be kept away from light, heat, pets, and children.
- Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
Quick Tips of BECMET N CREAM
- Becmet N cream treats various skin inflammation conditions with secondary bacterial infections such as dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis.
- This cream is meant for external use only; apply it on healthy skin surfaces free from cuts and wounds.
- If your eyes come in contact with Becmet N cream, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
- Inform your doctor If you are allergic to betamethasone, neomycin, or any other ingredients of this cream.
- Wash your hands thoroughly after using Becmet N cream to prevent spreading the medication to other parts of your body.
- Apply a thin layer of the cream to the affected area and gently rub it in.
- Store Becmet N cream in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight and heat, to prevent spoilage and ensure its potency.
- If your symptoms persist or worsen even after using the cream, consult your doctor for a proper evaluation and treatment.
- Before starting Becmet N cream, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding.
- Also, inform your doctor about all other medicines that you are using and your complete medical history.
- This cream can cause redness, burning, rash, skin thinning, and itching. However, not everyone who uses this has these side effects.
- Becmet N cream should not be used for children under two years of age.
Dosage of BECMET N CREAM
- Becmet N cream is meant for external applications, the cases of overdose are unlikely.
- However, upon accidental ingestion of this cream, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
- If you have overapplied it, wipe out the excess cream with a clean tissue or cotton.
- Excessive use of it for a prolonged duration is not advised.
Missed a Dose
- If you missed applying Becmet N cream, apply it as soon as you remember.
- If it's time for your next application, then skip the missed application and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
- Do not overapply to compensate for the missed application.
Mode of Action of BECMET N CREAM
How Does It Work?
- Becmet N cream works by the combined action of its components - betamethasone and neomycin.
- Beclomethasone a topical steroid works by blocking the production of certain chemical substances in the body (prostaglandins) which cause itching, swelling, and redness of the skin.
- Neomycin is an antibiotic that reduces skin infections caused by bacteria. It is widely used for treating various bacterial infections of the skin. It works by inhibiting the growth and multiplication of bacteria causing infection....
Interactions of BECMET N CREAM
Interactions with other medicines
- Becmet N cream is to be applied externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines.
- However, certain medicines can affect the way how this cream works or this medicine itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
- Discuss with your doctor if you are already on another topical medicine.
- Always inform your doctor about any other medicines, herbs, or supplements that you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.