Generic Name - Triamcinolone
Category - Anti-Inflammatory
Skin problems, Allergic reactions
Generic for Aristocort* is indicated for use to help relieve redness, swelling, itching, and discomfort of many skin problems. Triamcinolone (Generic for Aristocort*)is used to replace a natural hormone called adrenal glands, when enough of it is not made in the body.
Generic for Aristocort* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Aristocort* is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
Generic for Aristocort* should not be taken by patients who have medical problem related to :
Infection or sores at the place of treatment
Skin conditions that cause thinning of skin
There are a number of medications that interact with Generic for Aristocort*.It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are taking any of the following.
Female hormones, including contraceptive or birth control pills
Heart medicines,medicines for diabetes
Toxoids and vaccines
Generic for Aristocort* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericAristocort*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Aristocort* for inflammation is 2 to 60 milligrams (mg) a day, as a single dose or divided into several doses.
Generic for Aristocort* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Aristocort* side Effects include bloody or black, tarry stools, confusion, excitement, restlessness, a false sense of well-being, eye pain, decreased or blurred vision, or bulging eyes, fever, sore throat, sneezing, cough, or other signs of infection, frequent passing of urine, increased thirst, irregular heartbeat, menstrual problems, mental depression and vomiting.
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Aristocort*.
Generic for Aristocort* and Pregnancy
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Aristocort* in pregnant women have not been established.
Generic for Aristocort* and Breastfeeding
Generic for Aristocort* is not reported to cause problems in nursing babies when used properly. However, Generic for Aristocort* should not be applied to the breasts before nursing.
Generic for Aristocort* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Aristocort* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Aristocort* and Geriatric
Considering that the skin of older adults may be naturally thin, use of Generic for Aristocort* is more likely to cause certain side effects. Talk to your doctor and seek medical advice.
The above information about Generic for Aristocort* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment.Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.