Brand: Kenalog Paste, Dentifrice
Generic: Triamcinolone Acetonide
Kenalog Paste is a drug used in relieving symptoms of oral inflammation and oral ulcers. This drug is available as a dentrifice paste containing triamcinolone acetonide 1 milligram in 1 gram.
You should read the product information leaflet before using this medication. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
This medication should applied to sore areas of the mouth or as directed by your doctor, usually after meals and at night. The past should be pressed firmly to form a smooth film on the mouth surface.
Your dosage is based on your medical condition and the way you will respond to treatment.
If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. Continue to use it as prescribed by your doctor or as stated on the package label.
Kenalog Paste, Dentifrice may interact with medications such as oral corticosteroids such as prednisone.
There are no side effects known aside from a possible allergic reaction in people who have previous or unknown hypersensitivity to the drug.
Watch out for signs of allergic reactions such as:
Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have the following:
- Allergy to triamcinolone or to other steroids such as hydrocortisone
- Herpes-type infection
- Other infections or sores of the mouth or throat
- Past medical history
- Pregnancy or lactation