Betamethasone Cream

Eczema & Psoriasis

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  • Betamethasone Cream

Betamethasone Cream

Eczema & Psoriasis
  • Medication features

    Betamethasone cream is a topical treatment that helps reduce inflammation and redness of the skin. Using the active corticosteroid ingredient Betamethasone, this cream medication helps reduce symptoms of common skin conditions such as Eczema and Psoriasis.

    You can buy Betamethasone cream online here at Pharmacy Online, with prescriptions available in a variety of quantities, from 30g to 100g. Begin by starting your quick and easy online assessment.

    • Steroid topical treatment for eczema and psoriasis
    • Reduces inflammation and redness
    • Cheaper version of Betnovate


NOTE: After selecting this product, you will need to complete a short assessment, so we can make sure this medication is suitable for you. Pricing is provided as a reference only. The final decision on issuing this medication remains with our Prescriber / Pharmacist.

Betamethasone cream is a topical skin treatment that helps to reduce inflammation and redness. Most commonly, Betamethasone cream is used to help treat Eczema and Psoriasis symptoms, such as itchiness, redness and inflammation. 

Betamethasone cream should be used in combination with your regular moisturiser or emollient in order to effectively treat inflammation and prevent the skin from drying out.

It can be used on most parts of the body and is recommended for short term regular use.

Betamethasone cream contains the active ingredient Betamethasone, which is part of the topical corticosteroid family. As Betamethasone cream contains topical corticosteroids, it is important to use your regular moisturiser alongside this medication in order to treat the skin condition appropriately.

Buy Betamethasone Cream Online

Buy Betamethasone cream online with Pharmacy Online, a UK registered pharmacy providing online prescriptions. 

We offer Betamethasone as a prescription skin treatment. To get started, simply start an online assessment, where you’ll provide some quick information about your skin condition. From there, our pharmacists will assess your needs and prescribe your Betamethasone cream, or other appropriate treatment depending on your requirements.


  • How long can I use betamethasone cream?

    You should take Betamethasone cream for a course of 7-14 days, as this often provides sufficient treatment. Your doctor will usually specify if you should take the treatment for any longer. 

    If your symptoms have not improved after this time (or if they get worse), speak again with your doctor for further advice on taking Betamethasone cream

  • Does betamethasone stop itching?

    Yes, Betamethasone can help reduce itching. As a topical corticosteroid, Betamethasone valerate cream helps target itching, redness, and swelling that can arise as a result of psoriasis and eczema flare ups.

  • Does betamethasone thin skin permanently?

    Betamethasone is a topical steroid, which are known to thin skin with excessive use. However with normal regular use, Betamethasone cream will not cause skin thinning, and, if it does occur, it often reverses when the topical steroid is stopped.

Side Effects

There are possible risks of side effects to be aware of before taking Betamethasone valerate cream, as there are with all medications. Most of these are mild and common, although some side effects may be more rare and severe. If you do experience any severe side effects when taking Betamethasone cream, you should contact your GP immediately.

Please contact a member of our team if you are concerned about any potential side effects that may occur when using betamethasone.

Common side effects of Betamethasone cream can include:

  • Thinning of the skin
  • Burning, itching, or irritation at the site of application
  • Increased hair growth</