5.6/ 7 average rating with 18 reviewsforTriderm

Triderm

(Triamcinolone)

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Calms down skin inflammation.

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Our bottom line

Triderm (Triamcinolone) works well for itchy, red skin, but over time steroids can make your skin thin and prone to infections.

Quick facts about Triderm
  • Drug class: Autoimmune
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (triamcinolone)
Prices and discounts
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Upsides

  • Effective at treating the itchiness and redness of rashes and skin irritation.
  • Available in generic.
  • Can be used with other medications if there is a skin infection.
People’s experience with Triderm

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Downsides

  • Can slow down wound healing.
  • Because it's a steroid, it can thin healthy skin and make it more susceptible to infections or cuts.
How it works

Triderm (Triamcinolone) is a topical corticosteroid (anti-inflammatory medicine). It reduces redness, itching, and swelling caused by inflammatory skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis.

Quick facts about Triderm
  • Drug class: Autoimmune
  • Rx status: Prescription only
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (triamcinolone)

Dosage forms

  • Cream, gel, or ointment
  • Spray
People’s experience with Triderm

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Side effect rates for Triderm (Triamcinolone)

From clinical trials of Triderm / Skin lesions

Risks and Warnings for Triderm (Triamcinolone)

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    • Higher risk if:
    • Using bandages that restrict airflow and using over a wide area of the skin for a long time

    Adrenal suppression can occur if you are using Triderm (Triamcinolone), especially over a wide area of the skin for a long time and if you're using bandages that prevent airflow over the area.. Symptoms include joint or muscle pain, extreme low energy and depression. Use this medication exactly how your doctor tells you to.

Common concerns from people taking Triderm (Triamcinolone)

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  • Adrenal suppression can occur if you are using Triderm (Triamcinolone), especially over a wide area of the skin for a long time and if you're using bandages that prevent airflow over the area.. Symptoms include joint or muscle pain, extreme low energy and depression. Use this medication exactly how your doctor tells you to.