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A 80-year-old female asked:

can i use triamcinolone acetonide cream usp 0.1% on a open non infected pressure uscler?

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Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 37 years experience
No!: You need to see an advanced wound care specialist/clinic for specialized treatment.

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A 18-year-old female asked:

Can triamcinolone acetonide cream be used on hickeys?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
No: No.It would probably make it worse.
Fulton, TX
A 21-year-old female asked:

What is triamcinolone acetonide cream used for?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dermatology 19 years experience
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 eczema.
A 41-year-old member asked:

Triamcinolone acetonide cream USP 0.1 - is this available otc?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Rheumatology 52 years experience
No: It is available only by prescription.
A 40-year-old member asked:

Is there a non-prescription similar to triamcinolone acetonide cream?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
No there is none: It is a mid potency cream and there is ni equivalent cream over the counter non prescription.
A 31-year-old member asked:

Is triamcinolone acetonide cream for wrinkles?

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Dr. Thomas Fiala
Plastic Surgery 33 years experience
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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