Ziloven

Ziloven

triamcinolone

Manufacturer:

Ifars
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Triamcinolone
Indications/Uses
Endocrine, rheumatic, hematologic disorders; collagen, dermatologic, ophth, resp, neoplastic, GI diseases; allergic & edematous states; post-dental surgery inflammation; TB meningitis w/ subarachnoid or impending block.
Dosage/Direction for Use
4-48 mg/day, depending on the disease.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Systemic fungal infections.
Special Precautions
Prolonged use may cause posterior subcapsular cataracts & glaucoma; women in childbearing age. Patients w/ latent TB or tuberculin reactivity; ocular herpes simplex. Nonspecific ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, fresh intestinal anastomoses, active or latent peptic ulcer, renal insufficiency, HTN, osteoporosis, acute glomerulonephritis, vaccinia, varicella, exanthema, Cushing's syndrome, antibiotic-resistant infections, DM, CHF, chronic nephritis, thromboembolic tendencies, thrombophlebitis, convulsive disorders, metastatic carcinoma, myasthenia gravis. Pregnancy & lactation. Infant & childn.
Adverse Reactions
Fluid & electrolyte imbalances; musculoskeletal, GI, dermatologic, neurologic & endocrine disorders; posterior subcapsular cataracts, increased intraocular tension, glaucoma, exophthalmos; hyperglycemia, glycosuria, negative nitrogen balance, necrotizing angitis, thrombophlebitis, aggravation or masking of infections, syncopal episodes, anaphylactic reactions.
Drug Interactions
NSAIDs, pancuronium, sympathomimetic agents, theophylline, diuretics, cardiac glycosides, insulin, oral hypoglycemic agents.
ATC Classification
H02AB08 - triamcinolone ; Belongs to the class of glucocorticoids. Used in systemic corticosteroid preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ziloven caplet 4 mg
Packing/Price
5 × 10's
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