Clobetasol vs Triamcinolone Acetonide

Clobetasol
(Rx)
Triamcinolone Acetonide
(Rx)
Clobetasol is a skin medication.
Triamcinolone Acetonide is a mouth and throat - glucocorticoid and a steroid.
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.5
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Itching
2.1
Concern level
1.1
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
March 9, 1978
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
9,451 Discussions
2,914 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#2 for Psoriasis
#3 for Rash
#4 for Hair Loss
#5 for Eczema
#6 for Burning
#7 for Acne
#9 for Skin Problems
#10 for Scalp Psoriasis
#11 for Swelling
#13 for Scars
#14 for Dermatitis
#16 for Dandruff
Clobetasol is prescribed for Itching, Psoriasis, Rash, Hair Loss and Eczema and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#2 for Rash
#3 for Eczema
#4 for Allergy
#5 for Psoriasis
#6 for Acne
#7 for Swelling
#8 for Skin Problems
#9 for Canker Sores
#10 for Scars
#11 for Dermatitis
#12 for Alopecia Areata
Triamcinolone Acetonide is prescribed for Itching, Rash, Eczema, Allergy and Psoriasis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Clo
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Nausea
2
Folliculitis
2
Weight Gain
2
Addiction
2
Tinea
2
Fever
1
Painful Sex
1
UTI
1
Paranoia
1
Tri
Folliculitis
3
Weight Gain
3
Skin Cancer
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Staph Infection
2
Weeping
2
Candida
1
UTI
1
Hyperpigmentation
1
High Blood Pressure
1
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Clobetasol
Clo
Triamcinolone Acetonide
Tri
Withdrawal Symptoms
Clo
Tri
3
2
Nausea
Clo
Tri
2
0
Folliculitis
Clo
Tri
2
3
Weight Gain
Clo
Tri
2
3
Addiction
Clo
Tri
2
0
Tinea
Clo
Tri
2
0
Fever
Clo
Tri
1
0
Painful Sex
Clo
Tri
1
0
UTI
Clo
Tri
1
1
Paranoia
Clo
Tri
1
0
Folliculitis
Tri
Clo
3
2
Weight Gain
Tri
Clo
3
2
Skin Cancer
Tri
Clo
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Tri
Clo
2
3
Staph Infection
Tri
Clo
2
0
Weeping
Tri
Clo
2
0
Candida
Tri
Clo
1
0
UTI
Tri
Clo
1
1
Hyperpigmentation
Tri
Clo
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Tri
Clo
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Clobetasol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Triamcinolone Acetonide during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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Method of use
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Foam, Gel, Ointment, Shampoo
Dental Product, Inhalation, Injection, Nasal Spray, Ointment
Dosages
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Cream: 0.05%
Foam: 0.05%
Gel: 0.05%
Lotion: 0.05%
Ointment: 0.05%
Shampoo: 0.05%
Solution: 0.05%
Spray: 0.05%
Aerosol: , 55 mcg, 55 mcg/actuation, 75 mcg/actuation, 100 mcg/actuation, 0.147 mg/gram
Ointment: 0.025%, 0.05%, 0.1%, 0.5%
Cream: 0.025%, 0.1%, 0.5%
Suspension: 3 mg/mL, 10 mg/mL, 40 mg/mL
Lotion: 0.025%, 0.1%
Kit: 40 mg/mL
Paste: 0.1%
Spray: 50 mcg
Tablet: 4 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clobetasol Propionate
Triamcinolone Acetonide
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clobetasol and Triamcinolone Acetonide: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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