Beclo Lotion

Company: Vilco Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.

Generic Drug: Beclomethasone Dipropionate.

Indication: Dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis and other dermatological inflammatory conditions affecting the scalp and other hairy areas.

Contraindication: Hypersensitivity to preparation, pregnancy, lactation and skin tuberculosis.

Dosage & Administration: Local application on affected area. 2-3 times daily.

Special Precautions:

  • To be used for short term only.
  • To be used cautiously near the eyes. Exposure to eye may cause glaucoma.

Side effects/ Undesired effects/ Adverse drug reactions: Dermal atrophy, hypo-pigmentation, and adrenal pituitary suppression.

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2 Responses to Beclo Lotion

  1. swati mehta says:

    I have itching problem on my legs,arms and on stomach. I am 9 month pregnant specialist suggest me to use beclo lotion but as it is contraindicated in pregnancy what should i do now?

    • Dear Swati,
      Beclo lotion contains beclomethasone which is comparatively a safer corticosteroid. But it should be given only in case when corticosteroid is needed and potential benefits outweigh the potential risks. You should follow the combined directions of your treating dermatologist and gynecologist.

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