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ATC Group: A07EA04 Betamethasone

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Betamethasone

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Description

Betamethasone is a glucocorticoid which is about eight to ten times as active as prednisolone on a weight-for-weight basis. Betamethasone has anti-inflammatory, antipruritic, and vasoconstrictive properties.