Flamicort 10mg/ml injection

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every 5 ml

Triamcinolone 50 mg

Each package contains

1 vial of 5 ml

Other details

Dosage form:Injection
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1 H - Systemic hormonal preparations; excluding sex hormones and insulins
ATC Level 2 H02 - Corticosteroids for Systemic Use
ATC Level 3 H02A - Corticosteroids for Systemic Use; Plain

Warnings

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use during pregnancy has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Lactation

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use during lactation has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use with alcohol has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Machinery

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use while operating heavy machinery has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Available in

Indonesia

Dosage information

INTRA-ARTICULAR OR INTRABURSAL
Initial dose: from 2.5 to 5 mg for smaller joints, 5 to 15 mg for larger joints. Single injections into several joints for multiple locus involvement, up to a total of 20 mg or more, have been given without incident.

INTRADERMAL
Initial dose: limited to 1.0 mg (0.1 ml) per injection site.

Indication

Intra-articular
Flamicort injection 10 mg/ml is indicated for intra-articular or intrabursal administration and for injection into tendon sheaths as adjunctive therapy for short term administration (to tide the patient over an acute episode exacerbation) in: synovitis of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, acute or sub-acute bursitis, acute gouty arthritis, epicondylitis, acute nonspecific tenosynovitis, and post-traumatic osteoarthritis.

Intradermal
Intralesional administration of Flamicort injection 10 mg/ml is indicated for treatment of keloids, discoid lupus erythematosus, necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum, alopecia areata and localized hypertrophic, infiltrated, inflammatory lesions of: lichen planus, psoriatic plaques, granuloma annulare, and lichen simplex chronicus (neurodermatitis). Flamicort injection 10 mg/ml may be useful in cystic tumors of an aponeurosis or tendon (ganglia).