Generic Name:triamcinolone

Tristoject is a called steroid which helps to prevent the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.

Tristoject helps in the treatment of many different conditions such as allergic disorders skin conditions or breathing disorders.

How to use Tristoject Tablets

Tristoject may be used as follows:

  • Use Tristoject exactly as directed on the label or as it has been prescribed by your doctor.
  • Never use Tristoject in larger amounts or for a longer duration than recommended.
  • It is possible that your doctor may change your dose in order to obtain best results.
  • It may be that your medicine may change if you are having any sort of unusual stress such as a serious illness fever or infection or if you have surgery or a medical emergency. Tell your doctor about any such situation that affects you.
  • Tristoject can cause unusual results with certain medical tests. Always let the doctors treating you know that you are using Tristoject.
  • Never stop using Tristoject all of a sudden or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms.
  • Always tell your doctor about how to avoid withdrawal symptoms when stopping the medication.
  • Remember to carry an ID card or wear a medical alert bracelet stating that you are taking a steroid in case of emergency.
  • Any doctor who treats you should know that you are taking steroid medication.

Cautions before Use Tristoject Tablets

People with the following symptoms should not use Tristoject:

  • Never use Tristoject if you are allergic to triamcinolone or if you have a fungal infection anywhere in your body.
  • Always tell your doctor about your medical and all the medicines you are using before using Tristoject as many other medicines can interact with steroids.
  • It is possible that your steroid medication needs may change if you have any unusual stress such as a serious illness, fever or infection or if you are having a surgery or any type of medical emergency.
  • It is possible that Steroid medications can weaken your immune system making it easier for you to get an infection. Let your doctor about any illness or infection you have had within the past several weeks.
  • Try not to be near people who are sick or have infections. Always call your doctor for any sort of preventive treatment if you are exposed to chicken pox or measles. These conditions can be serious or even fatal in people who are using steroid medication.
  • Never receive a “live” vaccine while you are taking Tristoject as vaccines may not work as well while you are taking a steroid.
  • Never stop using Tristoject suddenly or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms.

Tristoject Tablets Side Effects

Stop using Tristoject and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

  • Vision problems
  • Weight gain
  • Feeling short of breath
  • Depression
  • Pancreatitis
  • Low potassium
  • High blood pressure
  • Severe headache

Less serious side effects

  • Sleeping problems (insomnia) mood changes
  • Acne or dry skin
  • Slow wound healing
  • Increased sweating
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Bloating
  • Muscle weakness

Tristoject Tablets Interaction

When certain medications are taken together with Tristoject drug interactions could occur that may affect the efficacy of the medicines. Tristoject can interact with medicines such as aspirin, a diuretic, a blood thinner and insulin or diabetes medications resulting in serious side effects.

Tristoject Tablets Overdose Symptoms

Overdose symptoms may include:

  • Weight gain
  • Roundness of the face
  • Increased facial hair growth
  • Bruising
  • Swelling
  • Muscle pain or weakness

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