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Triamcinolone Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Triamcinolone is also known as: Acetocot, Aristocort, Aristocort For Injection, Aristopak, Aristospan, Azmacort, Clinacort, Clinalog, Cort-K, Ken-Jec 40, Kenaject-40, Kenalog-10, Kenalog-40, TAC 3, Tramacort-D, Triam-A, Triam-Forte, Triamcot, Triamonide 40, Trilog, Trilone, Tristoject, U-Tri-Lone

Triamcinolone Pregnancy Warnings

Triamcinolone has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have revealed evidence of teratogenicity when corticosteroids are administered orally. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Triamcinolone should only be used during pregnancy when benefit outweighs the risk.

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Triamcinolone Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of triamcinolone into human milk.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Aristocoret Intralesional (triamcinolone)" Fujisawa, Deerfield, IL.
  2. "Product Information. Aristospan (triamcinolone)" Fujisawa, Deerfield, IL.
  3. Bekhor I, Mirell C, Anne L "Induction of cleft palates by triamcinolone acetonide: re-examination of the problem." Cleft Palate J 15 (1978): 220-32

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Aristospan (triamcinolone)" Fujisawa, Deerfield, IL.
  2. "Product Information. Aristocoret Intralesional (triamcinolone)" Fujisawa, Deerfield, IL.

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