Eczema

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Eczema is a form of dermatitis, or inflammation of the epidermis (skin) (the outer layer of the skin). In England, an estimated 5.7 m...
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Common Eczema treatments discussed around the web
Aveeno 11,428 Hydrocortisone 10,252 Aquaphor 6,462
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Celestone
VS.
Kenalog
Other name: Kenalog 40 (Kenalog 40)
2.5
4.0
1,066
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Eczema*
Rash
Inflammation
Asthma
Arthritis
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Allergies
Swelling
Scars
Itching
Inflammation
Seasonal Allergies
Acne
Hair Loss
Rash
Keloid
Eczema
Psoriasis
Arthritis
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill, Syrup
Method of use:
Injection, Pill, Syrup
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Betamethasone is a potent glucocorticoid steroid with anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant properties. Unlike other drugs with these effects, betamethasone does not cause water retention. It is applied as a topical cream, ointment, foam, lotion or ge...
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Triamcinolone (trade names Aristocort, Kenacort, Tri-Nasal, Triaderm, Azmacort, Trilone, Volon A, Tristoject, and Tricortone) is a long-acting chemical synthesis corticosteroid given orally, by Injection (medicine), inhalation, or as a topica...
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Top Concerns
Cel
Contractions
9
Weight Gain
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Psychotic
1
Arachnoiditis
1
Sedation
1
Cholestasis
1
UTI
1
Stomach Problems
1
Blood Clots
1
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Ken
Weight Gain
3
Irregular Periods
1
Man Boobs
1
Mood Swings
1
Withdrawal
1
Skin Atrophy
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Arachnoiditis
1
Blood Clots
1
Heavy Periods
1
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Contractions
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Weight Gain
Cel
Ken
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3
High Blood Pressure
Cel
Ken
2
1
Psychotic
Cel
Ken
1
0
Arachnoiditis
Cel
Ken
1
1
Sedation
Cel
Ken
1
0
Cholestasis
Cel
Ken
1
0
UTI
Cel
Ken
1
0
Stomach Problems
Cel
Ken
1
0
Blood Clots
Cel
Ken
1
1
Weight Gain
Ken
Cel
3
2
Irregular Periods
Ken
Cel
1
0
Man Boobs
Ken
Cel
1
0
Mood Swings
Ken
Cel
1
0
Withdrawal
Ken
Cel
1
0
Skin Atrophy
Ken
Cel
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Ken
Cel
1
2
Arachnoiditis
Ken
Cel
1
1
Blood Clots
Ken
Cel
1
1
Heavy Periods
Ken
Cel
1
0
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About Celestone
Betamethasone is a potent glucocorticoid steroid with anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant properties. Unlike other drugs with these effects, betamethasone does not cause water retention. It is applied as a topical cream, ointment, foam, lotion or ge...
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Celestone
About Kenalog
Triamcinolone (trade names Aristocort, Kenacort, Tri-Nasal, Triaderm, Azmacort, Trilone, Volon A, Tristoject, and Tricortone) is a long-acting chemical synthesis corticosteroid given orally, by Injection (medicine), inhalation, or as a topica...
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Kenalog

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less, so I switched back to kenalog. The only study I could...
" ...switched from kenalog to celestone about 6 months ago. ...that duration of benefit with celestone was less, so I switched back to kenalog. The only ... "

switching from kenalog to either celestone or dex- The...
" Celestone is closer to dex than it is to Kenalog/Depo-medrol. I've seen noticeably decreased treatment duration when switching from kenalog to either celestone or dex- The key feature... "

called: Kenalog - no change to BS whatsoever Your mileage...
" ...that caused the issue in the past is called: Celestone - this caused my BS to go up - and total ...that does NOT cause me an issue is called: Kenalog - no change to BS whatsoever Your mileage m... "

duration when switching from kenalog to either celestone...
" Quote: Celestone is closer to dex than it is to Kenalog/Depo-medrol. I've seen noticeably decreased treatment duration when switching from kenalog to either celestone or dex- The key feature... "

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But definitely effective and with almost no side effects...
" ...Celestone into the knee joints. Don't know about ankles as I have never had it done there, but it works wonders for my knees. Should only do it a few times a year though. But definitely effect... "

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weeks straight - 4 times a year). it clears me up and keeps...
" I have eczema and get celestone solus injections(similar to kenalog) 4 times a year (1 shot a week for 3 weeks straight - 4 times a year). it clears me up and keeps me happy knowing that... "

my patient's equal relief to name brand Kenalog. That is...
" ...Depo-Medrol, and preservative free triamcinolone, all as alternatives to standard Kenalog. I have little doubt that none of these gave my patient's equal relief to name brand... "

using Dex or using Depomedrol/Kenalog, you will notice a...
" ...particulate steroid (Depo, Kenalog) for acute/subacute lumbar radiculopathy. 2-Dex is greatly ...who made the switch from Celestone to Dex, don't ...using Dex or using Depomedrol/Kenalog, y... "

using Dex or using Depomedrol/Kenalog, you will notice a...
" ...particulate steroid (Depo, Kenalog) for acute/subacute lumbar radiculopathy. 2-Dex is greatly ...who made the switch from Celestone to Dex, don't ...using Dex or using Depomedrol/Kenalog, y... "

am just using Depomedrol instead of Kenalog for LESI's and...
" ...read the literature on Kenalog where it was written ...Depomedrol. I am just using Depomedrol instead of Kenalog for LESI's and Celes... "

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