Medysten Forte

Embassy Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals Ltd
41, Ademola Street, S. W. Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria. , 26, Igunnu Street, Orile-Iganmu, Lagos.
Tel: 234-1-8171724, 7919068, 4630038, 4630021
Fax: 234-1-4630038

Brand Name

Medysten Forte


Medrel Pharmaceuticals (India) PVT. Ltd, 54-B, Drug House, Procter Road, Mumbai 400 007, India.

Therapeutic Class

Anti-infective/Corticosteroid combinations, Skin

Dosage Form, Composition & NAFDAC Registration Number (NRN)


Cream (NRN: 04-6982): Clotrimazole USP 1.0% w/w, Betamethasone Dipropionate USP equiv. to Betamethanone 0.05% w/w, Neomycin Sulfate USP 0.5% w/w, Chlorocresol USP (as preservative) 0.1% w/w, Cream base q.s.

Pack size: Tube of 20 g.



Medysten forte is indicated in inflammatory topical steroid responsive lesions where fungal or bacterial infections respectively are present or likely to occur. It is also indicated in impetigo, furunculosis secondary infected dermatoses, napkin rash, otitis externa, intertriginous eruptions.


Medysten forte is contra-indicated in individuals having known hypersentivity to any of the drug used in the formulation.




Adverse Effects

As such no adverse effects are observed with Medysten forte. Very rarely found adverse effects includes local mild burning or irritation at the site of application or hypersensitivity reactions in rare cases.

Dosage & Administration

For external use only. Apply sparingly to affected areas 2 to 3 times daily.

Storage/Handling Recommendations

Store in a cool place. Protect from light.

Review Date

2017-01-31 06:35:37