Betnovate vs Nizoral

Betnovate
(Rx)
Nizoral
(Rx)
Betnovate is a steroid.
Nizoral is a fungal medication and a skin medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.1
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Itching
2.1
Concern level
1.1
Helpfulness
for Itching
2.3
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
June 12, 1981
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,242 Discussions
74,883 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#2 for Eczema
#3 for Psoriasis
#4 for Rash
#5 for Skin Problems
#6 for Dermatitis
#7 for Dandruff
Betnovate is prescribed for Itching, Eczema, Psoriasis and Rash and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
Nizoral is prescribed for Hair Loss, Itching and Dandruff and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bet
Withdrawal Symptoms
5
Addiction
3
Folliculitis
2
UTI
2
Cellulitis
2
Paranoia
2
Lack Of Sleep
2
Skin Atrophy
1
Drowsiness
1
Skin Cancer
1
Niz
Dry Scalp
6
Dry Skin
4
Weight Gain
2
Man Boobs
1
Peeling
1
Liver Damage
1
Aggression
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Palpitations
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
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Folliculitis
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2
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UTI
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2
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Cellulitis
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2
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Paranoia
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2
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Lack Of Sleep
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2
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Skin Atrophy
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1
0
Drowsiness
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1
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Skin Cancer
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1
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Dry Scalp
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6
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Dry Skin
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4
0
Weight Gain
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2
0
Man Boobs
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1
0
Peeling
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1
0
Liver Damage
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1
0
Aggression
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1
0
High Blood Pressure
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1
0
Palpitations
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1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
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1
5
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Nizoral during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Nizoral and alcohol.
Method of use
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Ointment, Pill, Shampoo
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Cream: 2%
Shampoo: 2%
Tablet: 200 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Prudence in patients with achlorhydra because drug requires gastric acid for dissolution.
Ingredients
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Betamethasone Sodium Phosphate , Betamethasone , Betamethasone Acetate/Betamethasone Sodium Phosphate
Ketoconazole
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Betnovate and Nizoral: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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