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is triamcinolone acetonide cream used for hemorrhoids

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
18 years experience Dermatology
Topical steroid: This medication is a topical steroid, these are used for inflammatory rashes of the skin. They reduce inflammation and itch. For example psoriasis, or ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
38 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Allergy to triamcinolone acetonide is rare so there's probably another explanation. Also this drug may not be very effective here if hives (Urticari ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
No: No.It would probably make it worse.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Chemical Peel burn?: To determine whether triamcinolone acetonide cream is appropriate to use for your chemical peel burn, one would need to evaluate the extent and area(s ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Topical steroids: If you have them at home, they can be used sparingly, in very small amounts rubbed in thoroughly. I prefer using pramoxine (an ingredient in Aveeno ( ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
A topical: Product used for inflammation rashes, allergies and conditions like psoriasis. They dampen an exaggerated immune response.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joe Griffin
15 years experience Podiatry
I wouldn't : Triamcinolone is a topical steroid that can have adverse effects on wound healing. I don't understand the second half of your question. Please check ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Fiala
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
No: It's a steroid cream - and long terms use could actually result in skin thinning. It doesn't help wrinkles, either.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susanne Gee
25 years experience Dermatology
No.: It is not advisable to use triamcinolone (a steroid cream) on the face. Steroids are designed to be used as temporary anti-inflammatory agents on ras ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: It is not effective.

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