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Triamcinolone Acetonide is the generic version of Triderm, a topical medication used for moderate to severe psoriasis, eczema and dermatitis.. It helps relieve symptoms like itching, redness or discomfort by controlling the body's immune response. It belongs to a class of drugs called corticosteroids.
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About Triamcinolone (Generic Triderm)
How does it work?
This medication reduces inflammation, curtails the immune response and slows the growth of new skin cells. It belongs to a class of drugs called corticosteroids, and is prescribed for a range of conditions in addition to psoriasis.
What does it treat?
In addition to being a psoriasis treatment, this medication treats a variety of conditions including eczema, allergic reactions. It improves symptoms like skin rashes, itching and irritation.
What forms does it come in?
Triamcinolone is a topical treatment that comes in a range of formulations including creams, ointments and lotions. Follow your prescriber’s instructions carefully for best results.
Triamcinolone vs. Triderm
Triamcinolone is a generic psoriasis medicine that contains the active ingredient Triamcinolone. Triderm is a brand combination medication. Both are used to treat skin conditions, but Triderm may be prescribed when there's a risk of bacterial infection along with inflammation, while Triamcinolone is primarily focused on reducing inflammation and itching.
How much will it cost?
Dr. B offers online consultations for $15—which is less than most copays. If a psoriasis prescription is appropriate, your out-of-pocket medication cost will depend on your insurance and where you decide to get your prescription filled. With a drug discount card, prices for Triderm 0.1 % Topical Cream (30 gram tube) start at $4.63.
* Prices shown with drug discount card applied. Price may differ depending on location.
Triderm 0.1 % Topical Cream (30 gram tube)*
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Triamcinolone (Generic Triderm) prescription FAQ
What are the benefits of using Triamcinolone (Generic Triderm)?
- Reduces inflammation and swelling
- Eases itching and skin discomfort
- Helps heal rashes
Who should not use this medication?
- People who are allergic to it
- People with a fungal infection
- People with diabetes, high blood pressure or other conditions
- People who are pregnant or breastfeeding
If you have any of these conditions, speak with your licensed provider before starting this medication.
How do I use this medication?
In most cases, you apply the medication directly to the affected skin area. Follow your medical provider’s applications carefully to avoid side effects.
What happens if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose, apply it when you remember. If it’s almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose—don’t double the dose to catch up.
What happens if I use too much?
Using more of this medication than directed can cause side effects like thinning skin, stretch marks, weight gain and easy bruising. To reduce your risk of side effects, apply only the amount prescribed by your health provider.
If you apply too much, call your healthcare provider or local poison control center (800-222-1222) immediately.
Can I get Triamcinolone (Generic Triderm) online?
Dr. B can help you access this medication through a discreet $15 online consultation. A licensed medical provider will review your treatment and send your online prescription or refill to your pharmacy of choice if you qualify.
Medical information reviewed by Dr. Alison Gruen
Alison Gruen, MD is a board-certified dermatologist in New York City with over 18 years of experience. A clinician at heart, she happily devotes most of her time to the care of her patients. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Princeton University and received her MD degree from the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Gruen completed her dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate where she served as Chief Resident and was awarded the Kings County Doctor’s Day award for compassion in medicine. Currently Dr. Gruen is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan.
Not everyone experiences side effects when using this medication. When they do happen, they’re usually not serious. Possible side effects include:
- Skin irritation
- Dry skin
- Stretch marks
If you experience severe side effects like vision changes, eye pain or easy bruising—or other serious symptoms—contact your health provider or pharmacist right away.