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Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used to relieve inflammation (redness, swelling, itching) which is associated with an allergy, immune-related disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, bronchial ast...
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Product Summary

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ContainsBetamethasone(1.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic conditions
Side effectsIndigestion, heartburn, nausea
ClassificationSTEROID
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Uses of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used to treat inflammation (swelling, redness) due to various conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, skin allergies, other allergic conditions, etc.

Contraindications of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to betamethasone or any other ingredients of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets .
  • If you have any infection and have not yet started medicines to treat it.

Side effects of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea
  • Increased sweating
  • Increased appetite
  • Thinning of bones

Precautions and Warnings of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets must be avoided during pregnancy, as they may be harmful. However, the doctor may prescribe you the medicine after assessing the benefits over risks. If you get pregnant while on treatment, consult the doctor. Do not stop the medicine unless told to do so by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is likely to pass into milk. Thus, consult the doctor before using the medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed a Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets ?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets on driving. However, if you may not feel well or are unable to be alert, avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets ?
A:
There is no known interaction beyween alcohol and Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets . It is essential to consult the physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any type of infection.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You have diabetes, tuberculosis or fits.
  • You have an underactive thyroid gland.
  • You have heart, liver or kidney disease.
  • You have a condition of muscle weakness.
  • You have osteoporosis (bones becoming weak).
  • You have eye problems like blurred vision, etc.
  • You or the family members had or have glaucoma.
  • You are suffering from mental health problems.
  • You had chickenpox, shingles, measles or have been in contact with a person who has it.

Mode of Action of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Betamethasone works by binding to steroid receptors present in the cells, activating natural substances in the skin to reduce swelling, redness and itching.

Directions for Use of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets exactly as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew the medicine.
  • It is essential to take it regularly and at a fixed time.
  • Follow your doctor’s instructions. Do not exceed the dose more than that recommended.

Interactions of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets works or the medicine itself may reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell the doctor about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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  • Medicines like carbenoxolone, oral contraceptive pills, mifepristone, vecuronium, tretinoin, quetiapine should be used cautiously along with Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets .
  • Also, inform the doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.

Storage and disposal of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be stored at room temperature, protected from moisture and heat.
  • Keep them out of reach and sight of children and pets.
  • Discard unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.

Dosage of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

In case you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose of this medicine to ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What does Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contain?

A: Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains betamethasone as an active ingredient.

Q: Is Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets a steroid medicine?

A: Yes, this contains betamethasone, which is a steroid.

Q: How should I take Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets ?

A: Take a Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets with a glass of water. Swallow it as an entire. Do not break, cut or chew the medicine. It should be taken as directed by a doctor.

Q: Can I stop taking Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets medicine if I feel my symptoms are gone?

A: No, you should not suddenly stop taking the medicine until it is advised by the doctor, even if you feel your symptoms have disappeared. If you do, you may not be completely cured and it may produce side effects.

Q: What is Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets used for?

A: Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is a steroid. It is used for the treatment of a wide range of medical conditions including allergies, auto-immune disorders, inflammatory conditions, bronchial asthma, etc.

Q: How often can you take Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: You should take this medicine exactly as told by the doctor. The dose and frequency of this medicine vary among individuals depending on the condition it is being taken for. You should not consume more than the recommended daily dose by the doctor.

Q: What are the side effects of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Indigestion, heartburn, nausea, increased sweating, increased appetite, thinning of bones are a few common side effects of Celestone Forte 1mg Strip Of 10 Tablets. These side effects are usually mild and resolve on their own. However, it is not important that everyone gets them.
Product Details
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
23/08/2022
Last Updated on: 30 Apr 2022 | 12:34 AM (IST)
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