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Medicine For Kenacort Allergy
Got a common cold that doesn't go away (2 weeks). Received a Kenacort (triamcinolone) shot for my allergies 4 weeks ago. Could this be why it doesn't go away?
No: The cortisone injection would not be the cause. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I am using Triamcinolone Acetonide inj 1 ml (40mg) for skin allergy. After how much gap I can use again. Do I need to take any antibiotic with it?
As infrequent as. ..: But it will likely be ok if you get 40 mg intralesionally once every 3 or 4 months. Do note that some of the side effects from steroid exposure are dependent on total cumulative exposure and thus the total amount received over time does matter. ...Read more
Can I use nystatin and triamcinolone acetonide cream to treat a rash caused by allergy to roaches?
Depends: Nystatin is used to treat fungal infections. Triamcinolone is topical steroid, which is used to treat eczema or allergic contact dermatitis type reactions. I f the rash is being caused by an allergic reaction, using the triamcinolone cream twice daily on the affected area will help. However, roaches traditionally causes nasal allergy symptoms or worsening of asthma and rarely contact reactions. ...Read more
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
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
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
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
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
My doctor is giving me injection kenacort (triamcinolone) 40mg for hairfall should I contiune or discontinue to take injection? I mean does it really works permanenty
Does injection kenacort (triamcinolone) 40mg is used for hair fall? And what does its sideeffects?
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
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
Stop taking it: If it is an extreme necessity, and there are no alternatives, and you don't know whether this an allergic reaction or an adverse drug reaction (side effect), see an allergist/immunologist for evaluation and possible desensitization to the said drug for treatment of a particular disease episode, good luck ...Read more
Various Options: Daily steroid or antihistamines nasal sprays (fluticasone, azelastine) are helpful. Determining exactly what you could be sensitized to in order to practice appropriate avoidance measures is also important. If medications and avoidance are not effective or not feasible allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots) could be an option as well. Other meds include Sudafed, Mucinex, (guaifenesin) Afrin, oral antihistamines ...Read more