What is Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Diprosalic Scalp application Diprosalic ointment

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The combination of betamethasone and salicylic acid topical is used for controlling seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis of body and scalp, dandruff, and other scaling dermatoses.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Side effect Patients Percentage
Muscle soreness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Dosage Patients Percentage
1 daily 1
2 other daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Duration

Currently taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 2 years 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Betamethasone-calcipotriene topical (Dovobet) 1
Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical (Diprosalic Scalp application) 1
Calcitriol topical (Rocaltrol) 1
Psoralen-Ultraviolet A (PUVA) 1

Patients stopped taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical and switched to:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Betamethasone (Celestone) 1
Betamethasone-calcipotriene topical (Dovobet) 1
Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical (Diprosalic Scalp application) 1
Calcipotriene (Dovonex) 1
Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone (Canesten HC) 1

Show all 6 treatments patients report switching to

Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical.