Triamcinolone Acetonide is used to treat and prevent seasonal and year-round allergy symptoms such as:
- Itchy eyes, throat, or nose
- Stuffy or runny nose
These allergies sometimes happen throughout certain times of the year. It is frequently when outdoor molds release their spores and weeds release tiny pollen particles into the air. An allergy may also occur when you had an exposure to airborne substances like house dust. That it may be present throughout the year.
How does Triamcinolone Acetonide work?
Triamcinolone Acetonide works by stopping these cells from releasing chemicals that trigger allergic and inflammatory reactions. It relieves symptoms such as sneezing, blocked or runny nose, and sinus discomfort. It can also help relieve associated eye symptoms like itchy, red, and watery eyes.
Why use Triamcinolone Acetonide?
Triamcinolone Acetonide is a type of medicine known as a corticosteroid. Corticosteroids are hormones produced naturally by the adrenal glands that have many important functions. This is a synthetic corticosteroid that lessens inflammation in the nasal passages. Triamcinolone Acetonide is a thixotropic and a water-based metered-dose pump spray formulation unit. This is a prescription approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
How to use Triamcinolone Acetonide?
The recommended dosage is based on your medical condition, age, and response. Your doctor may start you at a low dose and slowly increase your dose. It is to lessen your risk of side effects. Follow the instructions of your doctor carefully. Do not take more or less of this medication.
Triamcinolone Acetonide Nasal Spray is for use in the nose. In adults, the usual dose is 2 sprays in each nostril 1-2 times a day or as directed by your doctor. In children, is 1-2 sprays in each nostril once a day or as directed. Call your doctor right away if your condition does not improve.
What are the side effects of Triamcinolone Acetonide?
- Nose or throat dryness or irritation
- Stinging or burning in your nose
- Sneezing after use of the medicine
- Stuffy nose
- Sore throat
- Watery eyes
- Unpleasant taste or smell
Warnings and Precautions
- Before using, tell your doctor if you are allergic to it. Tell as well if you have any allergies.
- Inform your doctor if you have any medical history or current medications.
- Do not suddenly stop taking this medication without the consent of your doctor.
- Keep this at room temperature far from heat or moisture.