Betnovate Scalp Application should be used in accordance with your prescriber’s instructions. Steroid based products help to reduce the inflammation and redness associated with many common skin conditions.
For Betnovate Scalp Application, it is recommended you apply a small amount to the affected area of the scalp in the morning and at night, until you see an improvement. Once the symptoms settle then it may be possible to reduce the frequency to once daily or even less.
In children over 1 year old, the treatment should be limited to 5 days. In the elderly is there is the risk of delayed excretion of any systemically absorbed corticosteroid. Therefore, in this population group, treatment should be with the minimum quantity and for the shortest duration of time required to achieve the desired clinical response.
For a full list of indications, click here to access the patient information leaflet.