Triamcinolone

Active ingredient description

Triamcinolone acetonide is a more potent derivative of triamcinolone and is approximately 8 times more potent than prednisone. Although the precise mechanism of corticosteroid anti-allergic action is unknown, corticosteroids are very effective in the treatment of allergic diseases in man. Also, local injections are thought to have an anti-inflammatory effect.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Triamcinolone
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A01 Stomatological preparations → A01A Stomatological preparations → A01AC Corticosteroids for local oral treatment
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Triamcinolone
D Dermatologicals → D07 Corticosteroids, dermatological preparations → D07A Corticosteroids, plain → D07AB Corticosteroids, moderately potent (group II)
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Triamcinolone
D Dermatologicals → D07 Corticosteroids, dermatological preparations → D07X Corticosteroids, other combinations → D07XB Corticosteroids, moderately potent, other combinations
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Triamcinolone
H Systemic hormonal preparations, excl. Sex hormones and insulins → H02 Corticosteroids for systemic use → H02A CORTICOSTEROIDS FOR SYSTEMIC USE, PLAIN → H02AB Glucocorticoids
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Triamcinolone
R Respiratory system → R01 Nasal preparations → R01A Decongestants and other nasal preparations for topical use → R01AD Corticosteroids
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Triamcinolone
R Respiratory system → R03 Drugs for obstructive airway diseases → R03B Other drugs for obstructive airway diseases, inhalants → R03BA Glucocorticoids
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Triamcinolone
S Sensory organs → S01 Ophthalmologicals → S01B Antiinflammatory agents → S01BA Corticosteroids, plain
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Medicines

Triamcinolone is the active ingredient of these drugs:

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Triamcinolone is also found within below combination drugs:

ACCURE , ALFONSO , ANSO , AVIANI , BALURON , BOONADERM , BOSTON , CAMPERCOMB , CANFUSOL , CARIDERMA , CARRIDERM , CIDERMEX , CINODERM , CO-TRILONE , COPPERCOMB , DEPODERMAL , DERACOMB-B , DERMACOMB , DERMACURA , DERMASOL , DERMIC , DESILONE , DIABO , DIGENTOL , DINAGEN , DOTMOCIN , EASICOMB-F , ECOCORT , ECONALONE , ECONAZINE , ECONSONE , ELLAWON , EPARCORT , EPIDERM , EUROCOMB , EUROCORT , EVACORT , EXTRACOMB , EYME , FLUODERMA , FOURDERM , FUHARKIN , FUKALIN , FULRANIL-T.G. , FUNGACIN , FUOCORTE-F , FUOGORTE-F , GATE , GENADIT , IN-QUADEICREN , INFRADERMA , INTERDERM , KAMDACOMB , KENADERM , KENADERM-N , KENDERM , LEDERMIX , LEOCOMB-F , LEOCOMIN , LEOCOMP-ND , LONGAXON , LOVACOMB , MEDEDERM-K , MERICOMB , MUCOCARE , MYCOCOMB , MYCOMB , NEOLON D , NYSODERM , ONCIBEL , ONCILEG , ORACORT E , ORAGESIC , ORDAPORT , OTOCOMB OTIC , PAFULIMA , PENOCOMB , PENTACIN , PEVISONE , PICOSONE , POSITON , PROLIDERM , QUESITAN , QUNICOMB , ROMACOMB , SAMAZOLE , SANDAPORT , SINOCORT , SUELIA , SUPRAL , SWISSCORT , TARA-PLUS , TRIACIN , TRIACIN-C , TRIAM-CLODERM , TRIAMTOL , TRICONAZOLE , TRIDAZINE , TRIDITOL-G , TRIECONA-N , TRIGENTOL , TRIMACOMB , TRINOSYN , TRIZOL-N , TRODERM , ULCERCARE , ULTRACOMB , VIADERM KC , WENDIPORT , XATIM , ZENDER

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title
Type
Country
Structured product monograph (SPM)
CA
Structured product labeling (SPL)
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Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

1ZK20VI6TY - TRIAMCINOLONE

CAS registry number

124-94-7 - triamcinolone

76-25-5 - Triamcinolone acetonide

SNOMED-CT

116594009 - Triamcinolone (substance)