SALT INFORMATIONTriamcinolone(0.1% w/w)
Asthma, bronchospasm, dermatosis, eczema, gout, haemolytic anaemia, lichen planus, lupus erythematosus, nephrotic syndrome, osteoarthritis, pruritus, psoriasis, rheumatic fever, rheumatoid arthritis, suppression of inflammatory and allergic disorders.
Striae, glaucoma, atrophy, steroid purpura, skin fragility, osteoporosis, moon face, buffalo hump, distribution of fat on torso, cushing`s syndrome, diabetes, hypertension, growth suppression, adrenal suppression, striae, acne, hirsutism, menstrual irregularity, purpura.
Triamcinolone is known to interact with other drugs like pancuronium (Br), rotavirus vaccine, theophylline. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Triamcinolone bind to the glucocorticoid receptors which translocate into the nucleus and bind DNA (GRE) and change genetic expression both positively and negatively.
Diabetes mellitus, peptic ulcer, psychosis, osteoporosis, infections, acne vulgaris, rosacea, superficial leisions, myopathy, gravitational ulceration.
Can I take Caziq Cream(5gm) during pregnancy?
Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.