Diprolene Ointment is a prescription medication that is used to treat itching and inflammation caused by skin conditions including psoriasis and eczema. Diprolene Ointment contains the potent steroid betamethasone and works by suppressing substances in the body that cause inflammation.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Diprolene Ointment include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of Diprolene Ointment:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Diprolene Ointment?
If you miss a dose of Diprolene Ointment, you should use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Diprolene Ointment?
Diprolene Ointment is available in a strength of 0.05%.