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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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Hydrocortisone vs Triamcinolone Acetonide for Eczema

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Other name: Cortef (Cortef)
Other name: Kenalog (Kenalog)
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Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g...
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Triamcinolone acetonide is a synthetic corticosteroid used to treat various skin conditions and to relieve the discomfort of mouth sores. It is a more potency (pharmacology) type of triamcinolone, being about 8 times as effective as prednisone...
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Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g...
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About Triamcinolone Acetonide
Triamcinolone acetonide is a synthetic corticosteroid used to treat various skin conditions and to relieve the discomfort of mouth sores. It is a more potency (pharmacology) type of triamcinolone, being about 8 times as effective as prednisone...
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ears and underarms every shower time. This really works...
" ...Eucerin Lotion and uses triamcinolone acetonide behind ears and underarms every shower time. This really works for him. Sometimes I just use hydrocortisone cream 1.0% and that works too. If he skips... "

for triamcinolone acetonide, which has really helped...
" ...what it is, but my DD has eczema, especially on her wrists. She has had the same flare up for over 6 months. We tried diaper rash creams, OTC hydrocortisone creams, Aveeno Baby lotions, Eucerin... "

ommended me to use hydrocortisone, vaseline, or products tha...
" ...to prescribe Nystatin and Triamcinolone Acetonide Cream as well as Betamethasone Valerate Ointment. After 8 years of consistently hearing doctors and dermatologists who have recommended me to use... "

is this! Dr gave me Triamcinolone Acetonide a higher dosage...
" ...bumps and a lot of them. How could anyone get this and why what is this! Dr gave me Triamcinolone Acetonide a higher dosage of Hydrocortisone. It's lil effective but its still spreading. HELP... "

acetonide and it seems to be working pretty well...
" right now i'm using hydrocortisone and his script of triamcinolone acetonide and it seems to be working pretty well on his body except for his head. It's just that whenever i bathe him it gets... "

Both me and mykids have eczema and we just have a pantry...
" ...one yr ol dform scratching eczema. Both me and mykids have eczema and we just have a pantry stocked with hydrocortisone and triamcinolone acetonide ointment that we get through... "

etonide cream with mine and it kept it under control...
" ...are a a worse problem. I used Triamcinolone Acetonide cream with mine and it kept it under control. Yea it still itched. ...rather than hot ones. I used Hydrocortisone cream and moisturizer with... "

rrently I use Triamcinolone Acetonide cream, 0.1%. Over th...
" I've had mild eczema on my fingertips and knuckles on and off for years. It seems to break out when I am under stress. The skin gets rough and can crack - can be painful. When it does come out, I... "

hey cleared most of my eczema up, they had a GREAT effect i...
" ...found this one ointment called Hydrocortisone (over the counter) and this other one called Triamcinolone Acetonide (over the counter) and they cleared most of my eczema up, they had a GREAT... "

perience: I have mild eczema, and TA is a godsend wh...
" Triamcinolone Acetonide. Get your doctor to write a prescription for a one pound tub, and thank me later. If you don't have health insurance, don't worry - it's surprisingly cheap. It's basically... "

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