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Q: What is triamcinolone acetonide cream 0.1 used to treat?

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Topical triamcinolone uses include treating various skin conditions, including psoriasis, eczema and dermatitis. It is a corticosteroid that helps relieve itchiness, dryness, redness and scaliness. It comes as an ointment, cream, lotion and spray. Brand names include Aristocort, Kenalog and Triderm.

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  1. Triamcinolone Topical. U.S. National Library of Medicine. https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a601124.html#brand-name-1
  2. Triamcinolone (Topical Application Route). Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. https://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/triamcinolone-topical-application-route/description/drg-20073937
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