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Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste

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Overview

Uses of Kenacort Oral Paste

Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste is used in the treatment of mouth ulcers.

Kenacort Oral Paste side effects

Common
  • Application site irritation
  • Burning sensation

How to use Kenacort Oral Paste

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use.

How Kenacort Oral Paste works

Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste is a steroid. It works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers that cause inflammation (swelling), redness and pain in the mouth. It does so by sticking to the wet surfaces of the mouth and forming a protective film over the ulcer/injured surfaces.

Kenacort Oral Paste related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 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.
Lactation
Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste for the treatment of ulcers of the mouth.
  • Apply a thin amount to the affected areas of your mouth after meals and at bedtime, but don't rub it in.
  • Do not eat or drink immediately after applying the medication.
  • Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if your don't see any improvement after 1 week of use.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Kenacort with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Kenacort

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Continues mouth ulcers This comes every 2 or 3 months gap
Dr. Rajesh Aduri
Dentist
Check using b complex tablets for a month or two. Stress also causes ulcers. An things which u r allergic to new tooth brush or tooth paste also will cause ulcers. Identify the cause and take professional help
I have problem of mouth ulcers it keeps on coming regularly plz suggest its cure
Dr. Bhawna Gautam
Dentist
take becosule capsules thrice daily for 5 days apply Rexidine M forte gel on those ulcers and start taking curd and yakult regularly if the ulcers are coming regularly then it is due to stomatitis and drink plenty of water.
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FAQs

Q. Is Kenacort an antibiotic/sulfa/steroid drug?

Kenacort is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug. It is a steroid.

Q. Is Kenacort available or sold over the counter?

No. Kenacort is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter.

Q. Is Kenacort safe?

Yes. Kenacort is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor.

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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
16th Floor, Godrej BKC, Plot – C, “G” Block, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Bandra (East), Mumbai – 400 051, India
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