Diprosone

Diprosone cream contains the active ingredient betamethasone dipropionate. Betamethasone dipropionate belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids which are used on the surface of the skin to reduce the redness and itchiness caused by certain skin problems.

Diprosone Ointment contains the active ingredient 0.064% w/w betamethasone dipropionate (equivalent to 0.05% w/w betamethasone). Betamethasone dipropionate belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids which are used on the surface of the skin to reduce the redness and itchiness caused by certain skin problems.

Uses for Diprosone 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. This medicine is a corticosteroid (cortisone-like medicine or steroid).

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Diprosone cream and ointment both contain the active ingredient betamethasone dipropionate, which is a type of medicine called a topical corticosteroid. Betamethasone is a potent steroid used to…

What is Diprosone? Diprosone preparations contain the active ingredient betamethasone dipropionate, which is an anti-inflammatory steroid. It is classed as a ‘potent’ steroid, and is prescribed for the treatment of skin conditions, including eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis. The Lotion is also intended for the treatment of scalp psoriasis.

What DIPROSONE is used for The name of your medicine is DIPROSONE. It contains the active ingredient called betamethasone dipropionate. It is a type of cortisone and belongs to the group of medicines called corticosteroids.