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Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm
Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm
Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm
Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm
Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm
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Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
5g Oral Paste For Local Application in Tube
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MRP 75.23
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Triamcinolone(0.1 %)
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Steroid

Medical Description

Kenacort 0.1% oral paste contains Triamcinolone, which belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. It is used to treat severe inflammation (swelling, redness) and allergic reactions caused by various diseases. Apply Kenacort 0.1% oral paste as directed by the doctor. Do not discontinue using it without consulting the doctor. Avoid eating or drinking anything for 30 minutes after applying this oral paste. Kenacort 0.1% oral paste may occasionally irritate the application site. It is important to inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about all your medical history and medications you take before starting Kenacort 0.1% oral paste.
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Uses of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is used to treat mouth ulcers, sores and certain allergies.

Contraindications of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

  • If you are allergic to Triamcinolone or the constituents of Kenacort 0.1% oral paste.
  • If you have a history of any untreated systemic infections that affect the entire body.
  • If you have a history of administration of live vaccines.

Side effects of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

Burning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness or redness at the area Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is applied.

Precautions and Warnings of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Kenacort 0.1% oral paste during pregnancy?
A:
Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is unsafe for use during pregnancy or if you are planning a pregnancy. Consult your doctor for detailed information.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Kenacort 0.1% oral paste while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unsafe to use Kenacort 0.1% oral paste while breastfeeding as it passes into the breastmilk and can cause harm to the infant. It is important to consult the doctor before using any medication while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?
A:
Kenacort 0.1% oral paste does not affect or inhibit your ability to drive. However, if you experience any symptoms of dizziness or spinning of the head, then avoid driving or operating machinery and tools.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?
A:
There are no medically proven records of any interactions of this medicine with alcohol. It is probably safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • If your child is using Kenacort 0.1% oral paste, then necessary precautions should be taken.
  • It should be administered as advised by the doctor.
  • Kindly avoid starting, altering or stopping this medicine unless told by your doctor.
  • The recommendation of this medicine to anyone is strictly prohibited.
  • Avoid using this medicine without your doctor's prescription.
  • Follow-up with your doctor is necessary once you complete your course.

Mode of Action of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

How Does It Work?

Kenacort 0.1% oral paste composition works by reducing the pain, swelling and itching that are caused due to mouth sores and ulcers.

Directions for Use of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

  • Kenacort 0.1% paste is meant for oral application only. Do not swallow it.
  • Apply this paste as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Read the instructions on the label before using the paste.
  • Dab or apply a small amount of Kenacort 0.1% paste onto the affected area.
  • You may also use a cotton swab to apply the paste.
  • Do not rub the paste onto the affected area.

Interactions of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Kenacort 0.1% oral paste for mouth ulcers is reported to have interactions with medicines such as Aspirin, Cyclosporine, Diuretics, Ketoconazole, Itraconazole, Rifampin, Insulin, Blood thinners, etc.
  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interaction.

Interactions with food items

Avoid eating or drinking anything for 30 minutes after applying Kenacort 0.1% oral paste.

Storage and disposal of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

  • Store Kenacort 0.1% oral paste at room temperature, protected from direct sunlight, heat, moisture.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Close the cap tightly after each use.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
  • Discard unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.

Dosage of Kenacort 0.1% Oral Paste 5gm

Overdose

  • Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is for limited use. Do not take an extra dose.
  • If you apply the paste in excess, it may lead to symptoms such as itching, burning, irritation, etc.
  • Seek immediate medical attention in case of an overdose.

Missed a Dose

Kenacort 0.1% oral paste dosage is for regular use as prescribed by your doctor, do not miss the dosage. If you have missed applying this medicine, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed dose.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What all details should I tell my healthcare provider before using Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

A: It is advisable to report your complete medical/surgical history along with any systemic infections and your prescribed medicines to your doctor.

Q: Is Kenacort 0.1% oral paste safe if I swallow it accidentally?

A: Since Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is an oral formula, it is safe in the case of accidental consumption. However, it is not advisable to swallow this medicine regularly. Consult your doctor for more details on its usage.

Q: How long does Kenacort 0.1% oral paste usually take to work?

A: The onset of the action of Kenacort 0.1% oral paste may take about 24–48 hours, depending upon the severity of the problem.

Q: What are some other remedies while using Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

A: A proper diet that will support the activities of Kenacort 0.1% oral paste can increase the effectiveness of this medicine. Consult your doctor for more details about the same.

Q: What is Kenacort 0.1% oral paste used for?

A: Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is used to treat mouth ulcers and sores.

Q: How to use Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

  • Use Kenacort 0.1% oral paste as instructed by the doctor.
  • Read the instructions on the label properly before use.
  • Apply a small amount of paste onto the affected area.
  • It is meant for oral use only. Do not swallow it.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.
  • Consult the doctor if your symptoms do not improve within 2-weeks.

Q: Is Kenacort 0.1% oral paste a steroid?

A: Yes, Kenacort 0.1% oral paste contains Triamcinolone, which is a steroid.

Q: Can you drink water after applying Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

A: You should not drink or eat for 30 minutes after applying Kenacort 0.1% oral paste.
Last Updated on: 17 Nov 2020 | 03:52 PM (IST)
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