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What are kenacort-a injections used for?

What are kenacort-a injections used for?

Kenacort-a injection: "injection into joints, tendons, skin or muscle. Injection into joints and tendons may be given as short-term treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, bursitis, gout, epicondylitis and tenosynovitis. Injections may be given into the skin to treat conditions such as keloids, ganglia, discoid lupus and psoriasis." See: https://www. Myvmc. Com/drugs/kenacort-a/ ...Read more

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Kenacort (Definition)

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How long does a kenacort injection take to kick in?

How long does a kenacort injection take to kick in?

In a Joint?: A few days to start feeling the effects. May be different if anesthetic was used also and would also depend on the reason why it was injected. ...Read more

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Can anybody please help me with this medicine'kenacort 0.1%?

Can anybody please help me with this medicine'kenacort 0.1%?

Steroids: Kenacort 0.1% is a potent topical steroid that's used for a variety of skin and oral conditions. Its generic name is triamcinolone. Long-term steroid usage can thin skin and cause other local and systemic changes, so use them advisedly. ...Read more

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Is kenacort (triamcinolone) injection used in vitiligo disease?

Is kenacort (triamcinolone) injection used in vitiligo disease?

Dilute kenalog (triamcinolone): A dilute kenalog (triamcinolone) 2.5 mg per cent can be used on the edge of vitiliigo to attempt to repigment that area alone or in combination with narrow band uvb or excimer laser. ...Read more

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Is kenacort (triamcinolone) injection effective in vitiligo disease?

Is kenacort (triamcinolone) injection effective in vitiligo disease?

Steroids in vitiligo: Yes, local injection with corticosteroids could help in some cases of vitiligo. There is moderate quality evidence for topical corticosteroids. Michiyukoga (2006) found that those cases of vitiligo where the melananocytes of the skin are affected by an autoimmune process local corticosteroid injection will be of help. ...Read more

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What are the side effect of steriod kenacort-triamcinolone?

What are the side effect of steriod kenacort-triamcinolone?

Side effects kenacor: Increased appetite.Indigestion, loss of appetite, increased nervousness and restlessness. The serious side effects are blindness, burning and numbness at site of injection, a false sence of wekll being, hallucinations, severe depression and euphorea, mood swing and psycosis. The side effects depend on how long you use tramcinolone. Short term use does not have side effects but long term use has more. ...Read more

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Does injection kenacort (triamcinolone) 40mg causes periods problem?

Does injection kenacort (triamcinolone) 40mg causes periods problem?

Steroids and Period: Menstrual irregularities are listed as a side effect on the package insert from the drug manufacturer. Also, it is recommended that the drug should not be used during pregnancy or while nursing a baby. I would not continue this treatment if you are trying to conceive. ...Read more

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Woman is pregnant on kenacort (triamcinolone) so what are its side effect?

Woman is pregnant on kenacort (triamcinolone) so what are its side effect?

Kenacort (triamcinolone) in pregnanc: It has category c.It means either the studies in animals have revealed adverse effect on the fetu and the studies in women and and animals are not available. Drug should be given only if the potential benefit justify the potential risk to the fetus. ...Read more

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Does injection kenacort (triamcinolone) 40mg causes weight gain? And how much weight gain from 1 injection?

Does injection kenacort (triamcinolone) 40mg causes weight gain? And how much weight gain from 1 injection?

None: You forgot to mention the reason for the injection. Do you anticipate more? Where injected? How? Why? Result? If you have many of these you risk unwanted consequences. Is there a hair issue? ...Read more

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Can we puncture the inflammatory liquid in the knee and then puncture kenacort (triamcinolone) to a 80 years old women?

Can we puncture the inflammatory liquid in the knee and then puncture kenacort (triamcinolone) to a 80 years old women?

Knee effusion: An injection of cortisone into a knee which has been drained of the fluid is okay as long as the possibility for infection in the. Knee is low. ...Read more

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What is triamcinolone acetonide cream used for?

What is triamcinolone acetonide cream used for?

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. ...Read more

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I need to know what is triamcinolone acetonide cream?

A topical: Product used for inflammation rashes, allergies and conditions like psoriasis. They dampen an exaggerated immune response. ...Read more

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Is triamcinolone acetonide cream for wrinkles?

Is triamcinolone acetonide cream for wrinkles?

No: It's a steroid cream - and long terms use could actually result in skin thinning. It doesn't help wrinkles, either. ...Read more

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Triamcinolone acetonide ointment used for acne?

Triamcinolone acetonide ointment used for acne?

Very bad idea: It will make the redness and swelling go away by stopping the neutrophils from fighting the bacteria that cause acne. It will promote the same skin changes that trigger acne at puberty. Using this stuff on your face over time is likely to scar you by itself. Please get with a competent physician instead of experimenting with prescription-strength medications. ...Read more

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Breastfeeding and using triamcinolone acetonide cream?

Breastfeeding and using triamcinolone acetonide cream?

Ok: Very little systemic absorption from topical steroids so little chance of passage to child through breastmilk. However this is not true if the steroid cream is applied to your nipples, then the baby can ingest it. ...Read more

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What happens if triamcinolone acetonide is left in temperatures below what is recommended? Is it still usable?

Possibly not: If medication subjected to temperatures above or below limits listed in posted information, effectiveness may be dramatically reduced. Talk to your physician about obtaining replacement. ...Read more

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

You should see: Some improvement in 48-72 hours. Use cream as directed. ...Read more

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Can I use triamcinolone acetonide on a boil?

Can I use triamcinolone acetonide on a boil?

No: You can use warm compress on a boil, 4 times a day, 10 minutes each. See a doctor if it gets worse. It might need to be drained especially if it feels like there is fluid in it. ...Read more

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