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A 29-year-old member asked:

Can you use triamcinolone acetonide cream on hemorrhoids?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 43 years experience
No: You can but it is better to determine what is causing them to give you problems and fix that.
Dr. Terry Simpson
General Surgery 36 years experience
Yes but: Make certain they are hemorrhoids.

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A 21-year-old female asked:

What is triamcinolone acetonide cream used for?

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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
20 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.

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