Tricort 40 Injection

Tricort 40 Injection

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Introduction

Tricort 40 Injection is a steroid. It is used for treatment of wide variety of medical conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatic disorders. It provides relief by preventing the release of substances that cause inflammation and by suppressing the immune system.

Tricort 40 Injection is generally administered by a doctor or a nurse. You should not self-administer this medicine at home. Get the injection regularly at the same time each day to get maximum benefits from it. It is important to keep using the medicine regularly until your doctor tells you it is safe to stop.

This medicine may cause a few side effects such as infection, headache, joint pain, or injection site reaction. Talk to your doctor if you are worried about side effects or they do not go away. This medicine may make you more susceptible to viral infections, so you should stay away from people who have these infections. In general, you should try to avoid situations which make your symptoms worse (things like pollen and dust mites) and it is best not to smoke.

Before starting to use Tricort 40 Injection you should let your doctor know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, discuss the risks and benefits with your healthcare team. If you use this medicine for a long time, your doctor may want to carry out certain medical tests to check your progress.

Uses of Tricort Injection

Side effects of Tricort Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Tricort

  • Infection
  • Headache
  • Joint pain
  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)

How to use Tricort Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Tricort Injection works

Tricort 40 Injection is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Tricort 40 Injection. Please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Tricort 40 Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Tricort 40 Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.

Driving

UNSAFE
Tricort 40 Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Tell your doctor immediately if you have pain in the eyes or problems with your vision. This may affect your driving ability.

Kidney

CAUTION
Tricort 40 Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tricort 40 Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

CAUTION
Tricort 40 Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tricort 40 Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.