Kenacort 40mg Dry Vial Of 1ml Powder For Injection
Kenacort 40mg Dry Vial Of 1ml Powder For Injection
Kenacort 40mg Dry Vial Of 1ml Powder For Injection
Kenacort 40mg Dry Vial Of 1ml Powder For Injection
Kenacort 40mg Dry Vial Of 1ml Powder For Injection

Kenacort 40mg Dry Vial Of 1ml Powder For Injection

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Kenacort 40 MG Description

Kenacort 40mg injection contains triamcinolone as its active component, a steroid medicine. It is used to relieve symptoms like pain and swelling occurring in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, ski...
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ContainsTriamcinolone(40.0 Mg)
UsesBone related disorder
Side effectsinjection site reactions like swelling, redness, pain, headache, joint pain
ClassificationSTEROID
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Uses of Kenacort 40 MG

Kenacort 40mg injection is used in relieving symptoms like pain, swelling which occur in various conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, skin allergies, other allergic conditions, etc.

Contraindications of Kenacort 40 MG

  • If you are allergic to Triamcinolone or any other ingredients of Kenacort 40mg injection.
  • If you have any infection and have not yet started medicines to treat it.

Side effects of Kenacort 40 MG

  • Headache
  • Joint pain
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Tiredness
  • Weight loss
  • injection site reactions like swelling, redness, pain

Precautions and Warnings of Kenacort 40 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Kenacort 40mg injection during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using Kenacort 40mg injection as limited information suggest that Triamcinolone crosses the placenta. Your doctor will only give you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Kenacort 40mg injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Triamcinolone in Kenacort 40mg injection passes into breast milk, you should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Kenacort 40mg injection?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Kenacort 40mg injection on driving, but since this medicine may sometimes cause dizziness, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Kenacort 40mg injection?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Kenacort 40mg injection, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart, liver or kidney diseases.
  • You are suffering from any mental health problems.
  • You have diabetes, tuberculosis or fits.
  • You or your family members had or have glaucoma.
  • You have osteoporosis (bones becoming weak).
  • You have a condition of muscle weakness.
  • You had any type of cancer.
  • You have a stomach ulcer or any bowel disorder or have had bowel surgery.
  • You have an underactive thyroid gland or thyroid problems.
  • You have had any type of infection.
  • You have any eye problems like blurred vision, etc.
  • You are due to have surgery.
  • You recently had chickenpox, shingles, measles, etc. or have been in contact with a person who has it.

Mode of Action of Kenacort 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Triamcinolone in Kenacort 40mg injection works by blocking certain chemical substances that cause allergies, pain and inflammation.

Directions for Use of Kenacort 40 MG

  • Kenacort 40mg injection will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject this medicine.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.

Interactions of Kenacort 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Kenacort 40mg injection may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if ...
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  • Medicines like Rifampicin, rifabutin (used in tuberculosis), carbamazepine, phenobarbitone, phenytoin, primidone (used to treat fits or seizures) may reduce the effects of this medicine and thus shoul...
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  • Medicines like insulin (and other diabetic medicines), other anti-hypertensive medicines (captopril, verapamil), acetazolamide (used in glaucoma) may increase the effects of this medicine when taken s...
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  • Blood thinners like warfarin, water pills, pain killers like ibuprofen, aspirin should be used with caution along with this medicine as it may increase the chance of bleeding from the gut.
  • Other medicines like the Oral contraceptive pill, Levothyroxine, Digitalis glycosides, Cyclosporin should be used cautiously along with Kenacort 40mg injection.

Storage and disposal of Kenacort 40 MG

  • Store Kenacort 40mg injection under the conditions mentioned on the pack.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Kenacort 40 MG

Overdose

  • Kenacort 40mg injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get an overdose of this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after taking this in...
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Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by the doctor or nurse as to when Kenacort 40mg injection should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might ha...
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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 is the use of Kenacort 40mg injection?

A: Kenacort 40mg injection is used in relieving symptoms like pain, swelling which occur in various conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, skin allergies, other allergic conditions, etc.

Q: Why can't I take Kenacort 40mg injection by myself?

  • Kenacort 40mg injection is to be taken by injection and is given into tissue just under the skin or into the vein. So, it is always advisable to get this injection from an experienced doctor or nurse....
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Q: Is Kenacort 40mg injection a steroid?

A: Yes, Kenacort 40mg injection contains triamcinolone which is a steroid.

Q: Can I use Kenacort injection for skin lightening?

A: No, Kenacort injection does not help in skin lightening. It is used to treat and provide relief from various conditions such as allergies, arthritis, etc.

Q: Are there any side effects to Kenacort injection?

A: Application site reaction, headache, joint pain, tiredness, etc. are few common side effects of this injection. These symptoms are usually mild and get resolve with time.

Q: Does Kenacort injection cause weight gain?

A: You may experience weight variation during the treatment with Kenacort injection. If you notice a drastic increase in body weight, then you should speak to your doctor.

Q: Is Kenacort 40mg injection effective?

A: Yes, Kenacort 40 is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Always complete the entire course of treatment with this medicine. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition, as the symptoms may return or worsen.
Product Details
Brand
KENACORT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2024
Last Updated on: 16 Apr 2022 | 07:55 PM (IST)

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