Betamethasone Valerate Foam Information
Betamethasone valerate foam (Luxiq®) is used to treat inflammation and itching of the scalp due to a wide variety of conditions, such as:
This medicine is a medium-potency steroid that is applied twice a day. Since the foam begins to melt immediately upon contact with warm skin, it is applied directly to the scalp rather than dispensing it into your hand and then applying to the scalp.
Before starting treatment with betamethasone valerate foam, review the drug's safety information with your healthcare provider. For instance, you may not be able to use this medicine if you have certain allergies or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Also, this product may react with certain other medications.
(For more detailed information, click Betamethasone Valerate Foam. This article offers a complete overview, with details on safety, side effects, and how the medication works.)