Who should not take Betamethasone ACETATE-SOD Phos Vial?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • Active
  • Untreated Tuberculosis
  • inactive tuberculosis
  • herpes simplex infection of the eye
  • herpes simplex infection
  • intestinal infection caused by the roundworm Strongyloides
  • hypothyroidism
  • Diabetes
  • Insufficiency of the Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland
  • high cholesterol
  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • reduction in the body's resistance to infection
  • Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & Reality
  • Brain Injury
  • muscle problems
  • Increased Pressure in the Eye
  • Wide-Angle Glaucoma
  • Cataracts
  • high blood pressure
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Ulcer from Stomach Acid
  • Burning Stomach
  • Diverticulitis
  • Surgical Joining of Two Parts of the Intestine
  • Hardening of the Liver
  • Rupture of a Tendon
  • Osteoporosis
  • Decreased Calcification or Density of Bone
  • seizures
  • Visible Water Retention
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Inherited Deficiency of Arginosuccinate Lyase
  • Inherited Deficiency of Carbamyl Phosphate Synthetase
  • Citrullinemia
  • Infection caused by the Varicella Zoster Virus
  • Measles
  • Ornithine Carbamoyltransferase Deficiency
  • Arginase Deficiency
  • Exposure to the Measles
  • Exposure to the Chickenpox
  • Muscle Pain or Tenderness with Increase Creatine Kinase
  • Broken Bone due to Disease or Illness
  • Avascular Necrosis of Bone
  • Malaria Affecting the Brain
  • Muscle Wasting
  • Hyperammonemia associated with N-acetylglutamate synthase deficiency
  • Untreated Systemic Fungal Infection

Allergies:

  • Corticosteroids (Glucocorticoids)