Acort 40mg Injection

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Gujarat Terce Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Acort 40mg Injection

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Primarily used for

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1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Acort Injection

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Uses of Acort Injection

Acort 40mg Injection is used in the treatment of allergic disorders, severe allergic reaction and rheumatic disorder.
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Side effects of Acort Injection

Common

Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Increased risk of infection, Muscle disorders, Increased blood pressure, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract.

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How to use Acort Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Acort Injection works

Triamcinolone belongs to a category of drugs called as corticosteroids. It works by reducing the production of substances in the body that cause inflammation and allergies..

In Depth Information on Acort Injection

Expert advice for Acort Injection

  • Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections.
  • Do not receive a "live" vaccine while you are taking triamcinolone. Vaccines may not work as well while you are taking a steroid
  • Do not stop using triamcinolone suddenly, or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms.
  • Do not take the medicine If you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
  • Inform your doctor before taking the medicine If  you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Acort 40mg Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Acort 40mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Acort 40mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Tell your doctor immediately if you have pain in the eyes or problems with your vision. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Acort 40mg Injection should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Acort 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Acort 40mg Injection should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Acort 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Azivent 500mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Acort 40mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Triamcinolone

Acort is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug. It is a steroid.
No. Acort is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter.
Yes. Acort is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor.

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