Tri-am GPO

Tri-am GPO

triamcinolone

Manufacturer:

GPO

Distributor:

GPO
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Each mL Triamcinolone acetonide 0.2 mg
Indications/Uses
Relief of inflammatory & pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Monotherapy in primary bacterial infections eg, impetigo, paronychia, erysipelas, cellulitis, angular cheilitis. Treatment of rosacea, perioral dermatitis or acne. Do not apply to eyelids or skin near the eyes. Do not ingest & use as sole therapy in widespread plaque psoriasis.
Special Precautions
Do not discontinue abruptly. Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis suppression, Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia & glycosuria. Discontinue use if local irritation develops. Skin atrophy. Do not use as sole therapy in widespread plaque psoriasis. Frequently observe areas of the body (eg, face, groin & axillae) for atrophic changes. Discontinue treatment if infections occur; occlusive dressings if infection develops. Avoid ingestion or contact w/ eyes. Prolonged therapy may interfere w/ the growth & development of childn. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Burning, itching, irritation, erythema, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, pruritus, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, numbness of fingers, stinging & cracking/tightening of skin, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, miliaria, telangiectasia. Reversible HPA axis suppression, Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia & glycosuria.
ATC Classification
D07AB09 - triamcinolone ; Belongs to the class of moderately potent (group II) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Tri-am GPO lotion 0.02%
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
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