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Houma, LA
A 19-year-old male asked:

It was 30 degrees outside last night and i left my steroid cream (triancinolone cream) in the car. it was extremely cold. is it still safe to use ?

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Dr. Lee Wittenberg
Podiatry 21 years experience
Temperature on Meds: Your Triamcinolone is likely fine after being in the cold car all night. But if you are concerned, call a pharmacy and ask to speak to the pharmacist. Creams and ointments do not generally get affected by cooler temperatures. I would be more concerned with excessive heat.

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