KENCORT 16MG TABLET

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Kenn Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for KENCORT 16MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
20.19
₹2.02/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Substitutes for KENCORT

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of KENCORT TABLET

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Uses of KENCORT TABLET

Kencort 16mg tablet is used in the treatment of allergic disorders, severe allergic reaction and rheumatic disorder.
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Side effects of KENCORT TABLET

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 KENCORT TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Kencort 16mg tablet with food.

How KENCORT TABLET 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 KENCORT TABLET

Expert advice for KENCORT TABLET

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for KENCORT 16MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kencort 16mg tablet 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
SAFE
Kencort 16mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ONABET POWDER, GLI 2MG TABLET, CYBLEX 30MG TABLET XR, ZATHRIN REDIMIX SUSPENSION

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for KENCORT 16MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Triamcinolone

Q. Is triamcinolone an antibiotic/sulfa/steroid drug?
Triamcinolone is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug. It is a steroid
Q. Is triamcinolone available or sold over the counter?
No. Triamcinolone is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Q. Is Triamcinolone the same as Daktarin/Kemakort/ Lanacort?
Kemakort, Kemakort, Retard are names of triamcinolone available in the market. Daktarin is the brand name of miconazole, while Lanacort is the brand name of the drug Hydrocortisone acetate
Q. Is Triamcinolone safe?
Yes. Triamcinolone is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. What is Kemakort and what is it used for?
Kemakort is the brand name of triamcinolone. It is used to treat various skin, throat, eye, blood and bone infections, asthma and certain types of cancer
Q. Is triamcinolone safe for babies?
No. Triamcinolone is not safe for babies and in children below 6 years of age
Q. Does triamcinolone cure ringworm infection/acne/impetigo/tinea versicolor or thrush?
Triamcinolone is not effective in the treatment of ringworm, acne, impetigo, tinea versicolor or thrush. However, it helps in reducing the inflammation caused by these conditions.
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