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M Gooderham et al.
The British journal of dermatology, 171(6), 1470-1477 (2014-07-02)
Plaque psoriasis has a relatively high prevalence in adolescence, resulting in a significant impact on quality of life, including social interactions. The primary objective was to assess the safety of once-daily application of fixed-combination calcipotriol plus betamethasone dipropionate gel in...
Brice Moulari et al.
Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society, 188, 9-17 (2014-06-10)
A major limitation in the drug treatment of inflammatory bowel disease is the inability to deliver the drug selectively towards the inflamed tissues. Nanotechnology-based drug delivery systems have led to an amelioration of the therapeutic selectivity but still the majority...
Krzysztof Marycz et al.
Acta veterinaria Hungarica, 62(3), 317-333 (2014-03-25)
Disorders of the locomotive system, especially those occurring due to degenerative changes of the joints, are serious problems in daily veterinary medical practice. Steroid injections are the main way of treating these disorders. However, this approach brings usually only temporary...
Claudia Bosnic Mello et al.
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 56(2), 693-704 (2015-01-13)
Galectin (Gal)-1, a lectin found at sites of immune privilege with critical role in the inflammation, has been poorly investigated in the ocular inflammatory diseases. Here, we evaluated the therapeutic potential of Gal-1 in ocular allergy using a model of...
Jen-Pin Sun et al.
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 55(12), 8467-8474 (2014-11-20)
We used a rabbit model to evaluate the interface embedded between the recipient corneas and transplanted donor corneal discs after non-Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (nDSAEK). Unilateral DSAEK and nDSAEK surgeries were performed on New Zealand white rabbits. In vivo...
M Artini et al.
International journal of immunopathology and pharmacology, 27(4), 675-682 (2015-01-13)
Betamethasone is an anti-inflammatory steroid drug used in cases of anaphylactic and allergic reactions, of Alzheimer and Addison diseases and in soft tissue injuries. It modulates gene expression for anti-inflammatory activity suppressing the immune system response. This latter effect might...
Yael Ganor-Paz et al.
International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 129(1), 13-16 (2015-01-15)
To evaluate whether carriers of group B streptococcus (GBS) have adverse obstetric and neonatal outcomes when preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) occurs. In a retrospective study, data were reviewed for women with a singleton pregnancy and PPROM before 34...
Kazutaka Kamiya et al.
American journal of ophthalmology, 158(1), 179-184 (2014-04-05)
To evaluate the factors affecting the long-term regression after posterior chamber phakic intraocular lens (Visian ICL; STAAR Surgical) implantation for myopia. Retrospective observational case series. We retrospectively examined 60 eyes of 35 consecutive patients (age, 38.4 ± 9.3 years [mean...
Hiroaki Sugiyama et al.
Molecular therapy : the journal of the American Society of Gene Therapy, 22(8), 1544-1555 (2014-04-29)
Tissue engineering has become an essential tool in the development of regenerative medicine. We have developed cell sheet-based techniques for use in regenerative medicine that have already been successfully used in clinical applications. Native corneal epithelium is produced from limbal...
USP43-NF38: United States Pharmacopeia and National Formulary
United States Pharmacopeia, 44(1), 541-541 (2020)
Simultaneous determination of dexamethasone and betamethasone in pharmaceuticals by reversed-phase HPLC
Santos-Montes A, et al.
Chromatographia, 39(9-10), 539-542 (1994)
Method development for betamethasone and dexamethasone by micellar liquid chromatography using cetyl trimethyl ammonium bromide and validation in tablets: Application to cocktails
Pena-Garcia-Brioles D, et al.
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 36(1), 65-71 (2004)
Determination of cyanocobalamin, betamethasone, and diclofenac sodium in pharmaceutical formulations, by high performance liquid chromatography
Gonzalez L, et al.
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 20(3), 487-492 (1999)
Development and validation of a stability-indicating RP-HPLC method for assay of betamethasone and estimation of its related compounds
Fu Q, et al.
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 51(3), 617-625 (2010)
Muhammad T K Zia et al.
Experimental neurology, 263, 200-213 (2014-09-30)
Postnatal glucocorticoids (GCs) are widely used in the prevention of chronic lung disease in premature infants. Their pharmacologic use is associated with neurodevelopmental delay and cerebral palsy. However, the effect of GC dose and preparation (dexamethasone versus betamethasone) on short...
Kazuhiro Iguchi et al.
Oncology letters, 7(5), 1665-1668 (2014-04-26)
Prostate cancer occurs more frequently among older males and such elderly individuals often have chronic underlying disorders for which various drugs are administered for treatment. The levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA), a widely used prostate cancer marker, are influenced by...
Extraction-spectrophotometric method for the determination of betamethasone in pure form and in pharmaceutical formulations
Amin AS and Issa YM
Analytical Letters, 30(1), 69-78 (1997)
Mi-Sun Yum et al.
Epilepsy research, 108(9), 1492-1500 (2014-09-16)
Infantile spasms (IS), a devastating epileptic encephalopathy of infancy, involve various etiologies associated with an unknown underlying common pathophysiology. The efficacy of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) as an IS therapy suggests a role for steroid hormones in treating IS. This study...
Marco A Ugas et al.
Radiology, 272(2), 475-483 (2014-03-26)
To determine if gadolinium signal intensity at direct magnetic resonance (MR) arthrography is affected by the addition of steroids, anesthetics, or iodinated contrast material. This study did not require approval by the institutional review board because no patients or patient...
Rodrigo Pascual et al.
Acta neurobiologiae experimentalis, 74(4), 415-423 (2015-01-13)
In the current study, we analyzed the impact of antenatal betamethasone on macroscopic cerebellar development, Purkinje cell morphology and the expression of the neuroprotective protein calbindin-D28k. Pregnant rats (Sprague-Dawley) were randomly divided into two experimental groups: control (CONT) and betamethasone-treated...
Hitoshi Ishiguro et al.
Cancer chemotherapy and pharmacology, 74(2), 249-255 (2014-06-02)
A synthetic glucocorticoid, dexamethasone, was recently shown to inhibit bladder cancer cell invasion and metastasis through the glucocorticoid receptor (GR) pathway but increased cell proliferation via inhibiting apoptosis particularly induced by cisplatin. Therefore, comedication with dexamethasone in bladder cancer patients...
Merel Boesveld et al.
American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 212(3), 348-348 (2014-12-03)
To evaluate the management of imminent preterm delivery with respect to prescription of antenatal corticosteroids (ACS) and referral to a tertiary center. A retrospective cohort study existing of 1 perinatal center and 9 referring hospitals. All women who received their...
Houmei Nakasato et al.
Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv fur klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie, 252(6), 977-982 (2014-03-29)
To describe a new technique to perform trabeculotomy ab interno on eyes with open-angle glaucoma (OAG). This was a retrospective study. We inserted a 25-gauge forceps that is usually used for internal limiting membrane peeling into the anterior chamber, and...
Analysis of betamethasone and its organic esters in pharmaceutical products
Graham RE, et al.
Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 67(3), 360-363 (1978)
Liwei An et al.
Antiviral research, 109, 54-63 (2014-06-28)
Infection with influenza A virus is still a global concern since it causes significant mortality, morbidity and economic loss. New burst pandemics and rapid emergence of drug-resistance strains in recent years call for novel antiviral therapies. One promising way to...
Rossana Aiello et al.
Behavioural brain research, 278, 155-166 (2014-10-08)
One of the most peculiar characteristics of the stress response is the pronounced inter-individual and inter-strain variability both in behavioral and neurochemical outcomes. Several studies confirm that rodents belonging to the same or different strain and/or gender, when exposed to...
Hideya Uratsuji et al.
Mycoses, 58(4), 197-202 (2015-02-14)
Topical antifungal agents which have anti-inflammatory effects have the potential to provide additional clinical benefits. Therefore, an anti-inflammatory activity of lanoconazole (LCZ), a topical antifungal agent, was investigated against in vitro and in vivo models of inflammation. The release of...