Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide)
What is Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) used for?
Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) is a topical corticosteroid prescribed for the treatment of inflammatory skin conditions. It operates by stopping the action of enzymes released in response to injury that cause the swelling, irritation, and pain associated with these conditions. This action makes it useful for treating conditions such as eczema or psoriasis. Your doctor may also recommend the use of this medication for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide)?
Viderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) should always be used strictly according to your doctor`s instructions to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. The normal dosage is two to four daily applications, but your individual directions will depend on your current health condition, the condition being treated, and the severity of your symptoms. Rinse and dry the area being treated before each use to remove any dirt or loose skin. Apply a small amount of cream to the area, gently massage it into the skin, and leave the area uncovered allowing any excess medication to evaporate. Thoroughly wash your hands using soap and water after each application to prevent the medicine from contacting the mucous membranes or other areas of skin not being treated. Ask your pharmacist or doctor any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide)?
Some patients using Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) may experience side effects such as:
Stop using the medication and contact your doctor as soon as possible if any serious side effects occur such as severe fatigue, unusual weight gain, blurry vision, irregular heartbeats, unusual mood changes, or insomnia. These conditions may require reduced application frequency or emergency medical attention in serious cases to prevent further health problems from occurring.
Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) should not be applied to skin that is broken or severely damaged. Do not use the medication if you have severe acne, rosacea, widespread plaque psoriasis, tuberculosis of the skin, fungal skin infections, bacterial skin infections, or viral skin infections. Also inform your doctor if you have any other chronic health conditions that may cause unexpected health problems to make sure any necessary adjustments are made to your dosage.
Strictly use Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Viaderm KC Cream (Triamcinolone Acetonide) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.