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
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

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

Side effect Patients
Soreness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Dosage Patients
1 daily 1
2 other daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
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
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical after stopping:

Treatment Patients
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
Betamethasone (Celestone) 1
Betamethasone-salicylic acid topical (Diprosalic Scalp application) 1
Calcipotriene (Dovonex) 1
Psoralen-Ultraviolet A (PUVA) 1
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