What is Betnovate Ointment?
Betnovate ointment is a medication that is used to treat certain skin conditions including eczema and psoriasis. The active ingredient in Betnovate ointment is betamethasone valerate, which is a steroid. This topical ointment is used to help to reduce swelling, irritation, redness and itchiness associated with dermatitis and other skin ailments. Betnovate is manufactured by the pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline in the United Kingdom.