July 22, 2008

Kenalog Cream

Filed under: Uncategorized — robertprice @ 10:06 am

Kenalog is a corticosteroid used for treating/reducing redness, itching and swelling associated with many skin conditions.

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding; if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine; if you have other medical conditions; if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine or similar medications; if you have tuberculosis, viral or fungal skin infections.

Special warnings/precautions

  • Avoid using plastic bandages, dressings, or diapers (occlusive) that stop circulation of air to the area under treatment.
  • Kenalog cream is for external use only. If you get this medicine in your eyes, immediately flush with cool tap water.
  • Do not use Kenalog cream for other skin conditions.
  • Use with caution in children, they may be more sensitive to its effects and it may affect growth rate.

Tell your doctor if you

  • have a skin infection, the measles, or chickenpox
  • have thinning of the skin
  • have tuberculosis (TB), a positive TB skin test
  • have shingles, or have recently had a vaccination
  • are pregnant, breast-feeding
  • have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances

Kenalog Side Effects

Most severe: Burning, itching, irritation, dryness, acne-like eruptions, hypo pigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae and millaria.

Most common: Burning, itching, redness, or a rash.

This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medication. If you have any questions about Kenalog, ask your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.

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