Celestoderm (Betamethasone Valerate, USP) is prescription medication used to treat skin irritation and itch caused by various skin conditions such as dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, and seborrhea. Betamethasone Valerate belongs to the class of medications called topical corticosteroids. It works by reducing the inflammation, irritation, redness, and redness of the skin. Betamethasone Valerate may be available under other brand names and in different forms such as Valisone-G. Take Celestoderm exactly prescribed.
We currently have the brand Celestoderm comes in Canada manufactured by PharmaScience. Celestoderm is available in different formats and strengths:
• Celestoderm V/2 Ointment: 0.05 %/450 gm
• Celestoderm V/2 Cream: 0.05 %/450 gm
• Celestoderm V Ointment: 0.1 %/450 gm
The most common side effects of Celestoderm include burning, itching, or stinging at the application site. If you suffer any serious side effects as below, please notify your doctor or pharmacist immediately:
• Easy bruising;
• Increased skin sensitivity;
• Irregular menstrual periods;
• Irregular heartbeat;
• Muscle cramp or pain;
• Skin discoloration or infection;
• Unusual hair growth.
Celestoderm is applied only to the skin. Do not use Celestoderm if you are allergic to Betamethasone Valerate or any other ingredients in this medication. Tell your doctor about all the medical conditions you have had before, especially if you have:
• Chicken box;
• Herpes simplex;
• Tuberculosis of the skin;
• Viral skin lesions.
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking including prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines including herbal supplements, especially: antibiotics and corticosteroids. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.