Kenacort 0.1% Tube Of 5gm Oral Paste For Local Application
Kenacort 0.1% Tube Of 5gm Oral Paste For Local Application
Kenacort 0.1% Tube Of 5gm Oral Paste For Local Application
Kenacort 0.1% Tube Of 5gm Oral Paste For Local Application
Kenacort 0.1% Tube Of 5gm Oral Paste For Local Application

Kenacort 0.1% Tube Of 5gm Oral Paste For Local Application

By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
5g Oral Paste For Local Application in Tube
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MRP 82.75
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Medical Description

Kenacort 0.1% oral paste is used to treat severe inflammation (swelling, redness) and allergic reactions caused by various diseases. It contains triamcinolone, which belongs to a group of medicines ca...
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Product Summary

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ContainsTriamcinolone Acetonide(0.1 %W/W)
UsesMouth ulcers and sores
Side effectsBurning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness, redness
ClassificationSTEROID
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Uses of Kenacort 0.1 %W/W

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

Contraindications of Kenacort 0.1 %W/W

  • 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 %W/W

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

Precautions and Warnings of Kenacort 0.1 %W/W

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Kenacort 0.1% oral paste during pregnancy?
A:
Consult your doctor before using the Kenacort 0.1% oral paste during pregnancy or if you are planning a pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Kenacort 0.1% oral paste while breastfeeding?
A:
Since there is limited safety data available, consult your doctor before using the Kenacort 0.1% oral paste 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 is no direct interaction between alcohol and the Kenacort 0.1% oral paste. Please consult your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop any irritation or allergic reaction after applying the Kenacort 0.1% oral paste.
  • You are due to have surgery.
  • If your child is using the 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 %W/W

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 %W/W

  • 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 %W/W

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 %W/W

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

Dosage of Kenacort 0.1 %W/W

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...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

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.

Q: Is there any long-term side effect of Kenacort mouth paste?

A: Long-term use of Kenacort mouth paste can worsen the condition. It is advised not to exceed the prescribed dose and duration.

Q: Can I stop using Kenacort oral paste if I feel relief in symptoms?

A: No, as it contains steroids the abrupt discontinuation of this paste can lead to withdrawal effects. So it is advised to consult a doctor before stopping the treatment. The doctor will gradually reduce the dose and frequency of application.

Q: What is the composition of Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

A: Kenacort 0.1% oral paste contains triamcinolone, which belongs to a group of medicines called steroids

Q: What is the function of Kenacort?

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

Q: What are the uses of Kenacort oral paste?

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

Q: What are the side effects of Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

A: One may experience application site reactions such as burning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness or redness after using Kenacort 0.1% oral paste

Q: What are the storage conditions for Kenacort 0.1% oral paste?

A: Kenacort 0.1% oral paste should be stored at room temperature in a clean & dry place. Protected from direct sunlight, heat and moisture
Product Details
Brand
KENACORT
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 23 May 2022 | 04:45 PM (IST)
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