Propygenta E

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  1. Propygenta E Benefits & Uses
  2. Propygenta E Dosage & How to Take
  3. Propygenta E Side Effects
  4. Propygenta E Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Propygenta E with Other Drugs
  6. Propygenta E Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Propygenta E
  8. Propygenta E Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Propygenta E Benefits & Uses

Propygenta E is used to treat the following -

  1. Allergy Primary
  2. Asthma Primary
  3. Cancer Primary
  4. Rheumatic Disorder Primary
  5. Skin Disorders and Diseases Primary
  6. Nephrotic Syndrome Primary
  7. Inflammatory Disease Primary
  8. Itching
  9. Dermatitis
  10. Psoriasis
  11. Contact Dermatitis
  12. सेबोरीक डर्मेटाइटिस
  13. Eczema
  14. Eyelid Inflammation
  15. Swollen Eyes
  16. Uveitis
  17. Bacterial Infections
  18. Endocarditis
  19. Meningitis
  20. Pseudomonas Infections
  21. Klebsiella Infections
  22. Eye Infections
  23. Brucellosis
  24. Burns
  25. Cystic Fibrosis
  26. Osteomyelitis
  27. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  28. Peritonitis
  29. Plague
  30. Pneumonia Primary
  31. Tularemia
  32. Septic Arthritis
  33. Cellulitis
  34. Impetigo
  35. Pyoderma Gangrenosum
  36. Ear Infection
  37. बच्चेदानी में सूजन

Propygenta E Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Propygenta E

Betamethasone
Gentamicin

Propygenta E Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Propygenta E is used -

  1. Electrolyte imbalance
  2. Bone degradation
  3. Increased risk of infection
  4. Increased blood pressure
  5. Altered bone growth
  6. Skin scar
  7. Cataract Moderate
  8. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  9. Skin Thinning
  10. Skin Rash Common
  11. Dry Skin
  12. Flushing
  13. Blisters on skin
  14. Acne
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Erythema
  18. Constipation Moderate
  19. Gastritis Moderate
  20. Nausea or vomiting
  21. Allergic reaction
  22. Rash
  23. Diarrhoea
  24. Headache Rare
  25. Urticaria
  26. Fatigue Rare
  27. Skin redness
  28. Vertigo Rare
  29. Weakness
  30. Ringing in ears
  31. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

Propygenta E Related Warnings

Is the use of Propygenta E safe for pregnant women?

Propygenta E has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Propygenta E without medical advice.

Is the use of Propygenta E safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can safely use Propygenta E.

What is the effect of Propygenta E on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Propygenta E on kidney have been reported.

What is the effect of Propygenta E on the Liver?

There are no any side effects of Propygenta E on the liver.

What is the effect of Propygenta E on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Propygenta E for the heart.

Severe Interaction of Propygenta E with Other Drugs

Propygenta E should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Propygenta E Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Propygenta E unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Infections
  4. Scleroderma
  5. Dehydration
  6. Tuberculosis (TB)
  7. Diabetes
  8. Diaper Rash
  9. Heart Disease
  10. Depression
  11. Crohn's Disease
  12. Ulcerative Colitis
  13. Gastritis
  14. Parkinson's Disease
  15. Kidney Disease
  16. Dehydration

Frequently asked Questions about Propygenta E

Is this Propygenta E habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Propygenta E is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Propygenta E, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Propygenta E can make you drowsy.

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Propygenta E only as per medical advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Propygenta E is not used to treat mental disorders.

Propygenta E Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Propygenta E

Taking Propygenta E with food does not harm your health.

Interaction between Alcohol and Propygenta E

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Propygenta E with alcohol will be.

Propygenta E FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Does Propygenta E cause low potassium?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Yes, long-term use of Propygenta E may cause low potassium level in your body by increasing the excretion of potassium in the urine. This can result in symptoms such as muscle cramps, weakness, tiredness, and an irregular heartbeat.

Question over 1 year ago

Why Propygenta E is given along with vitamin B 12?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

This is because a long-term use of Propygenta E can cause Vitamin B12 deficiency. Stomach acids help in the absorption of Vitamin B 12, and this drug suppresses stomach acid which is required for the absorption of vitamin B12. Hence patients taking Propygenta E for a long time have Vitamin B12 deficiency. To replenish Vitamin B12 in your body your doctor prescribes this vitamin along with this medicine.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Propygenta E?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Propygenta E is a brand name of betamethasone. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medicine called steroids (corticosteroid). It comes in form of tablet, solution, injection and topical cream. It has potent anti-inflammatory properties. Propygenta E is used in the treatment of inflammatory joint diseases, multiple sclerosis, inflammation, allergic conditions, and adrenal insufficiency. It is also used to diagnose Cushing's syndrome.

Question almost 2 years ago

Does Propygenta E cause weight gain?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Pulmonology

Yes, Propygenta E can cause weight gain. It is common side effects this drug. However, if you notice any unusual weight gain after taking this medicine then discuss it with the doctor.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Propygenta E with antibiotic?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Propygenta E can be taken with an antibiotic. Taking Propygenta E with a certain antibiotic (Clarithromycin) can treat H.Pylori associated stomach infection. However, it is best to consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

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