Generic Name - Triamcinolone
Category - Anti-inflammatory drug
Skin problems, Allergic reactions
Generic for Triacet* is indicated for use to help relieve redness, swelling, itching, and discomfort of many skin problems. Triamcinolone (Generic for Triacet*) is used to replace a natural hormone called adrenal glands, when enough of it is not made in the body. Generic for Triacet* belongs to the general family of drugs called steroids.
Generic for Triacet* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Triacet* 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 Triacet* 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 Triacet*. 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 medicinesmedicines for diabetes
Toxoids and vaccines
Generic for Triacet* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericTriacet*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Triacet* for allergies is to apply to the affected areas 2 times a day, in the morning and the evening. Your doctor will have you stop using the ointment if your symptoms persist after 25 days of treatment.
Generic for Triacet* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Triacet* side Effects include burning or itching of the skin, dark red spots on the skin, infection and painful, red, pus-filled blisters in hair follicles.
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 Triacet*.
Generic for Triacet* and Pregnancy
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Triacet* in pregnant women have not been established.
Generic for Triacet* and Breastfeeding
Generic for Triacet* is not reported to cause problems in nursing babies when used properly. However, Generic for Triacet* should not be applied to the breasts before nursing.
Generic for Triacet* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Triacet* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Triacet* and Geriatric
Considering that the skin of older adults may be naturally thin, use of Generic for Triacet* is more likely to cause certain side effects. Talk to your doctor and seek medical advice.
The above information about Generic for Triacet* 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.