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Itch (Latin: pruritus) is a Wikt:sensation that causes the desire or reflex to scratch. Itch has resisted many attempts to class...
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Common Itching treatments discussed around the web
Benadryl 45,636 Hydrocortisone 12,863 Prednisone 9,267
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Hydrocortisone
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Triamcinolone Acetonide
Other name: Cortef (Cortef)
Other name: Kenalog (Kenalog)
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8 / 10
Satisfaction
66,547
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Itching
Eczema
Rash
Inflammation
Addison's Disease
Psoriasis
Asthma
Dermatitis
Adrenal Insufficiency
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Taken for:
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Itching
Rash
Eczema
Allergies
Psoriasis
Acne
Swelling
Inflammation
Hair Loss
Canker Sores
Cancer
Scars
Dermatitis
Alopecia Areata
Autoimmune
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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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Top Concerns
Hyd
Weight Gain
7
Weepy
3
Withdrawal
3
Tinea
3
Stretch Marks
3
Candida
3
Hypoglycemia
2
Drowsy
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Addiction
2
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Tri
Tinea
6
Skin Cancer
3
Weepy
3
Withdrawal
3
Candida
3
Weight Gain
3
Folliculitis
2
Stretch Marks
2
Staph Infection
2
Aggression
1
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3
Withdrawal
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Tri
3
3
Tinea
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3
6
Stretch Marks
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3
2
Candida
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3
3
Hypoglycemia
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0
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0
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0
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2
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Tinea
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3
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Weepy
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Hyd
3
3
Withdrawal
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3
3
Candida
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3
3
Weight Gain
Tri
Hyd
3
7
Folliculitis
Tri
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2
0
Stretch Marks
Tri
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2
3
Staph Infection
Tri
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2
0
Aggression
Tri
Hyd
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About Hydrocortisone
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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Hydrocortisone
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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Triamcinolone Acetonide

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ears and underarms every shower time. This really works...
" ...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... "

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... "

Acetonide cream with mine and it kept it under contr...
" ...a worse problem. I used Triamcinolone Acetonide cream with mine and it kept it under control. Yea it ...hot ones. I used Hydrocortisone cream and ...only let me put the Triamcinolone Aceton... "

for triamcinolone acetonide, which has really helped...
" ...rash creams, OTC hydrocortisone creams, Aveeno Baby ...her to the doctor again last week, and he FINALLY gave her a prescription for triamcinolone acetonide, which has really helped. I said all... "

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prescribed something called triamcinolone Acetonide cream...
" ...prescribed Vioform H (hydrocortisone ) cream which I applied whenever I had a flareup. It worked well and I ...and my doctor prescribed something called triamcinolone Acetonide cream 0.1% and... "

I am allergic to hydrocortisone, so the Triamcinolone...
" ...go away and prescribed a corticosteroid cream -Triamcinolone Acetonide (0.25%) that I insert ...the canal. I am allergic to hydrocortisone, so the Triamcinolone acetonide was the chosen \"cousi... "

Triamcinolone Acetonide cream did the trick. Anyway,...
" ...an antifungal cream, Hydrocortisone 1% plus cream with aloe, and Triamcinolone Acetonide cream USP 0.1%. ...to fungus. Triamcinolone Acetonide cream did the trick. Anyway, can I use any of these... "

right now i'm using hydrocortisone and his script of...
" Quoting Trisha [BMM]: right now i'm using hydrocortisone and his script of triamcinolone acetonide and it seems to be working ... [snip!] ... hygeine not to bathe him for two weeks....but... "

she has exema. They gave me hydrocortisone 1% for her face,...
" ...year old to the Dr. today, and was told she has exema. They gave me hydrocortisone 1% for her face, and Triamcinolone Acetonide for the rest of her body. They also told me to use Linda... "

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