Betamethasone (Nasal) Pharmacology
The drug exerts anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant actions as follows: - 1) Induce lipocortins in macrophages, endothelium, and fibroblasts which inhibits phospholipase A2 and thus decreases the production of Prostaglandins, leukotriens (LT), and platelet activating factor, 2) Causes negative regulation of genes for cytokines in macrophages, endothelial cells and lymphocytes and thus decreases the production of interleukins (IL-1, IL-2, IL-3, IL-6), TNF-alpha, GM-CSF (granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor), Gama interferon and suppresses fibroblast proliferation and T-lymphocyte functions and interferes chemotaxis. 3) Decreases the production of acute phase reactants from macrophages and endothelial cells and interferes complement function. 4) Decreases the production of ELAM-1(Endothelial leukocyte adhesion molecule-1) and ICAM-1(intracellular adhesion molecule-1) in endothelial cells. 5) Inhibit IgE mediated histamine and LT-C4 release from basophiles and the effects of antigen-antibody reaction is not mediated 6) Reduces the production of collagenase and stromolysin and thus prevents tissue destruction.Betamethasone can be given as a nasal spray to treat and prevent the inflammation that can occur in conditions such as allergies.
3.Smell and taste disturbances
4.Irritation of the tissues in the nose
5.Dryness of the nose and throat
6.Local sensitivity reactions
2.After nasal surgery
2.Herpes-type infection of the eye infection
3.Recent nasal surgery
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Betamethasone (Nasal) is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for betamethasone (nasal) might be better known than betamethasone (nasal) itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have betamethasone (nasal) in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for betamethasone (nasal).