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Drug Interactions With Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream

When certain drugs are used in combination with triamcinolone acetonide cream, negative interactions may occur. Some of these reactions, such as with aldesleukin or corticorelin, can decrease the effectives of the medications. To help minimize potential complications, tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines, vitamins, or supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream Interactions

Triamcinolone acetonide cream (Kenalog® cream) is generally unlikely to react with other medications. However, there are a few potential drug interactions that may occur. Some of the drugs that can lead to interactions with triamcinolone acetonide cream include but are not limited to:
 
 

Drug Interactions With Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when triamcinolone acetonide cream is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Aldesleukin
Corticosteroids, including triamcinolone acetonide cream, can make aldesleukin (a chemotherapy medication) less effective. In general, these medications should not be used together.
 
Corticorelin
Corticosteroids, including triamcinolone acetonide cream, can make corticorelin less effective. Corticorelin is used as a diagnostic agent in tests for Cushing's syndrome or other similar problems. If you are being tested for Cushing's disease, make sure your healthcare provider knows you have been using triamcinolone acetonide cream.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all triamcinolone acetonide cream drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.

Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream Information

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