triamcinolone


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triamcinolone

[‚trī·am′sin·əl‚än]
(organic chemistry)
C21H27FO6 White, toxic crystals; insoluble in water, soluble in dimethylformamide; melts at 266°C; used as an intermediate for ion-exchange resin, wetting and frothing agent, and photographic developer.
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Table 1: Noncompartmental analysis of epidural-administered triamcinolone acetonide.
Given that there had been dramatic improvement with no significant side effects observed, he was continued on the same regimen and the left eye was injected with the same dose of triamcinolone and bevacizumab.
25-Gauge Vitrectomy and triamcinolone acetonide-assisted internal limiting membrane peeling for chronic cystoid macular edema associated with branch retinal vein occlusion.
While the ranibizumab arms continued to be treated as the original protocol stablished, the laser alone and triamcinolone plus laser groups were able to be treated with ranibizumab as early as 74 weeks from baseline, for persistent DME with vision impairment.
In retrospective, interventional case series, Chieh et al.17 treated 210 eyes with 1 or 4 mg of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide for treatment of diffuse diabetic macular oedema.
In a pre-recorded interview with BBC1's Andrew Marr Show that will be broadcast this morning, the 36-year-old rider said: "(The triamcinolone) was prescribed for allergies and respiratory problems.
Millar argued that Kenacort, a trade name for triamcinolone, was the most potent drug he took and described it as performance-enhancing.
In the end, "triamcinolone had no major effect on structural measures either deleterious or beneficial.
Several studies have reported the effectiveness of intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide (TA) [14-16] and of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) agents, such as bevacizumab, in dealing with ME caused by BRVO [17, 18].
These trials tested all available inhaled corticosteroids except triamcinolone and showed that, as a group, they suppressed growth rates when compared to placebos or non-steroidal drugs.
[7] In all patients, symptoms were relieved with triamcinolone, to minimise the inflammatory process, and an emollient.
On March 26, 2012, CDC was notified of a patient in whom fungal endophthalmitis had developed during February 2012 after an intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide (triamcinolone) at a New York ophthalmology practice.