Medication Description: Triamcinolone Acetonide (Triamcinoloni acetonidum)
TRIAMCINOLONA ACETONID (Triamcinoloni acetonidum).
Derived triamcinolone having in position 16, 17 acetonide group.
Synonyms: Kenalog, Adcortyl A, Albicort, Aristocort acetonide, Fortcinolone, Kenacort A, Kenacort T, Kenalog, Remiderm, Triamcortin, Vetalog, etc.
Due to their relatively low absorbability, fluorinated derivatives of glucocorticosteroids have been widely used as local anti-inflammatory, antipruritic and anti-allergic drugs.
Available in the form of ointment on a fatty basis, cream or paste on a water-soluble basis. Fatty based ointments are soluble in skin lipids and are often better penetrated into its surface layers. Some patients tolerate creams on a water-soluble basis, which are usually well absorbed, do not leave fat stains on linen, and, if necessary, are washed off with water.
For skin diseases accompanied by a pyogenic infection, apply ointments or creams containing antibiotics along with glucocorticosteroids (neomycin, gramicidin, etc.).
Ointment << Triacort >> (Unduentum << Triacortum >>). A yellowish-white ointment containing 0.025% or 0.1% triamcinolone acetonide and excipients.
It has anti-inflammatory, antiallergic, antiexudative and antipruritic action.
Applied externally in the form of rubbing 2 to 3 times a day for inflammatory and allergic skin diseases, eczema, neurodermatitis, psoriasis, etc. With eye lesions do not use.
Form release: in aluminum tubes of 25 g.
Storage: List B. In a cool place.
Similar foreign ointments are available under the names: << Ftorokort >>, << Kenalog >>, << Kenakort >>, etc.