Generic Name - Triamcinolone
Category - Anti-inflammatory drug
Skin problems, Allergic reactions
Generic for Triderm* is indicated for use to help relieve redness, swelling, itching, and discomfort of many skin problems. Triamcinolone (Generic for Triderm*) is used to replace a natural hormone called adrenal glands, when enough of it is not made in the body. Generic for Triderm* belongs to the general family of medicines called steroids.
Generic for Triderm* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Triderm* 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 Triderm* 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 Triderm*. 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 Triderm* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericTriderm*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Triderm* for allergies is 8-12 mg/day.
Generic for Triderm* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Triderm* 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 Triderm*.
Generic for Triderm* and Pregnancy
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Triderm* in pregnant women have not been established.
Generic for Triderm* and Breastfeeding
Generic for Triderm* is not reported to cause problems in nursing babies when used properly. However, Generic for Triderm* should not be applied to the breasts before nursing.
Generic for Triderm* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Triderm* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Triderm* and Geriatric
Considering that the skin of older adults may be naturally thin, use of Generic for Triderm* is more likely to cause certain side effects. Talk to your doctor and seek medical advice.
The above information about Generic for Triderm* 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.