To read the patient information leaflet for this product click here https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.931.pdf
Apply Betnovate once or twice a day. This may be reduced as your skin begins to get better.
The active ingredient is betamethasone valerate. Each 1 g contains 1 mg of betamethasone (0.1% w/w) as valerate. • The other ingredients are liquid paraffin and white soft paraffin.
This ointment is for use on your skin only. • Do not use more than the amount prescribed for you. • Do not use on large areas of the body for a long time (such as every day for many weeks or months) - unless your doctor tells you to. • The germs that cause infections like warm, moist conditions under bandages or dressings so always clean the skin before a fresh dressing is put on. • If you are applying the ointment on someone else make sure you wash your hands after use or wear disposable plastic gloves. • If your skin problem does not improve in 2 to 4 weeks get in touch with your GP or Oxford Online Pharmacy on 01295 262925.