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A 45-year-old member asked:

how much time does if take for triamcinolone acetonide cream to work?

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Dr. Perumunda Sharma
Emergency Medicine 48 years experience
Action time.: You should see some relief within 48 hours.
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
You should see: some improvement in 48-72 hours. Use cream as directed.

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How dangerous are corticosteroid injections like kenalog (triamcinolone) or prednisone?

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Low risk: Infrequent corticosteroid injections are quite safe. Infrequent injections will not cause significant growth effects in children or contribute to decreased bone mass or immune function or increase the risk of weight gain or cataracts. A one in a million risk is hip or knee joint damage. The watch word here is infrequent.
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A 24-year-old male asked:

What effects can cause inyected kenalog (triamcinolone) to the liver and the hepatic enzymes?

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Kenalog (triamcinolone) Side Effects: Cortisone is a medication that replicates the effects of some hormones in your body known as corticosteroids. Your levels of these hormones affect your tissues in many ways. Too much cortisone may contribute to a condition known as "metabolic syndrome, " a problem that can cause fat to accumulate in your liver, among other effects.
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Why was i given an 80mg kenalog (triamcinolone) injection into my pectineus tendon if i had a pelvic stress facture?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Possibly to relief: Pain in the area, i could not see any other reasons.

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