Loading

Please wait...

Bryhali

Generic Name: halobetasol topical (HAL oh BAY ta sol)
Brand Name: Bryhali, Ultravate, Ultravate X Cream, Ultravate X Ointment
Physician reviewed Bryhali patient information - includes Bryhali description, dosage and directions.
  • Prescription Settings
  • X

Prices and coupons of Bryhali

Set your location
for drug prices near you

Enter your zip code


Please wait while the prices are loaded...

Don’t see your pharmacy listed? Most pharmacies accept our discounts, so have your pharmacist enter this coupon to see if you will save money:

Drug Information:
Halobetasol is a highly potent steroid that helps reduce inflammation in the body. Bryhali (for the skin) is used to treat inflammation and itching caused by plaque psoriasis or skin conditions that respond to steroid medication. Bryhali may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare prOviders about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use. You should not use halobetasol if you are allergic to it. Learn more

Bryhali Side Effects

Bryhali Side Effects

Note: This document contains side effect information about halobetasol topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Bryhali.

For the Consumer

Applies to halobetasol topical: topical application cream, topical application lotion, topical application ointment

Along with its needed effects, halobetasol topical (the active ingredient contained in Bryhali) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking halobetasol topical:

Less common

  • Blisters under the skin
  • burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
  • dry skin
  • flushing or redness of the skin
  • hives or welts, itching, skin rash
  • stinging
  • thinning of the skin with easy bruising, especially when used on the face or where the skin folds together (eg, between the fingers)
  • unusually warm skin

Incidence not known

  • Blistering, burning, crusting, dryness, or flaking of the skin
  • redness and scaling around the mouth
  • scaling, severe redness, soreness, or swelling of the skin

Some side effects of halobetasol topical may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

  • Acne or pimples
  • burning and itching of the skin with pinhead-sized red blisters

Incidence not known

  • Burning, itching, and pain in hairy areas, or pus at the root of the hair
  • increased hair growth on the forehead, back, arms, and legs
  • lightening of normal skin color
  • lightening of treated areas of dark skin
  • reddish purple lines on the arms, face, legs, trunk, or groin

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to halobetasol topical: topical cream, topical foam, topical kit, topical lotion, topical ointment

General

The most commonly reported side effects were stinging, burning, and itching.

Endocrine

Frequency not reported: Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis suppression, Cushing's syndrome

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Intracranial hypertension (including bulging fontanelles, headaches, bilateral papilledema), paresthesia

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Dry skin, erythema, skin atrophy, leukoderma, vesicles, rash, pustulation, acne, secondary infection, telangiectasia, urticaria, miliaria, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, striae

Metabolic

Frequency not reported: Hyperglycemia, glucosuria

Local

Common (1% to 10%): Stinging, burning, itching

Editorial References and Review

Medically reviewed by USARx EDITORIAL TEAM Last updated on 1/1/2020.

Source: Drugs.com Bryhali (www.drugs.com/mtm/bryhali.html).