TOSTI Gel(Oral) 5gm

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INTRODUCTION

TOSTI GEL(ORAL) contains triamcinolone acetonide, which belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. It is used to treat and relieve itching and inflammatory conditions of corticosteroid-responsive skin diseases (dermatoses) such as seborrheic otitis externa (ear infection), dermatitis (skin inflammation) including allergic contact dermatitis (itchy skin rash due to allergies), winter dermatitis (a skin disease that occurs during winter), eczema (a dry, itchy, inflamed skin condition), psoriasis (a skin disorder with raised, rough, reddened areas covered with dry, fine silvery scales) and diaper rash, etc.

Before applying TOSTI GEL(ORAL) inform your doctor if you have Cushing’s syndrome (overproduction of corticosteroid hormones), hyperglycemia (elevated blood sugar levels), glucosuria (glucose in the urine) and increased pressure in the brain.

TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be used during pregnancy only if necessary. TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be used with caution by breastfeeding women, as it is not known whether it passes through breast milk. TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be used with caution in children. Contact your doctor if any of the side effects get worse or persist.

USES OF TOSTI GEL(ORAL)

Relieves inflammatory and itching symptoms of corticosteroid-responsive skin diseases (dermatoses) of the following conditions:

  • seborrheic otitis externa (ear infection)
  • dermatitis (skin inflammation)
  • contact allergic dermatitis (an itchy skin rash caused by allergies)
  • winter dermatitis (a skin disease that occurs during winter)
  • eczema (a dry, itchy, inflamed skin condition)
  • psoriasis (a skin disorder with raised, rough, reddened areas covered with dry, fine silvery scales)
  • diaper rash

HOW TOSTI GEL(ORAL) WORKS

TOSTI GEL(ORAL) is a corticosteroid which blocks the production of certain chemical messengers called prostaglandins that cause pain, inflammation and allergy reactions.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Apply TOSTI GEL(ORAL) as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Wash your hands with soap and water and apply a thin layer of the medicine to the affected area of the skin and rub it gently. Do not apply it to or near the eyes. Do not wrap or cover the skin with a bandage unless advised by the doctor.

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Stop using TOSTI GEL(ORAL) and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • irritation

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be used with caution during pregnancy only if recommended by your doctor. Contact your doctor before applying TOSTI GEL(ORAL).

BREASTFEEDING

TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be used with caution by breastfeeding mothers as it is not known whether it passes through breast milk. Contact your doctor before applying TOSTI GEL(ORAL).

ALLERGY

Do not use TOSTI GEL(ORAL) if you are allergic to triamcinolone and its constituents.

OTHERS

Before using TOSTI GEL(ORAL) tell your doctor if you have:

  • cushing’s syndrome (overproduction of corticosteroid hormones)
  • hyperglycemia (elevated blood sugar levels)
  • glucosuria (glucose in the urine)
  • increased pressure in the brain

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug Interactions:

Tell your doctor if you are applying or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription, vitamin supplements or herbal products.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone has used an excessive amount of TOSTI GEL(ORAL) than that was recommended, it may cause side effects such as reversible hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis suppression, symptoms of Cushing’s syndrome such as weight gain, thin arms and legs, round face, etc., high blood sugar levels and glucose in urine. Consult your doctor immediately if any of the side effects get worse or persist.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Triamcinolone
Pharmacological Category :   Corticosteroids
Therapeutic Indication :   Skin diseases
Dosage Forms :   Injections, Tablets, Oral paste, Mouth paints, Gels, Lotions, Cream, Ointments, Nasal spray, Bilayer tablet, Buccal paste

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep TOSTI GEL(ORAL) out of the sight and reach from children
  • TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be stored below 25°C

FAQs ABOUT TOSTI GEL(ORAL)

Q: What is TOSTI GEL(ORAL) used for?

A: TOSTI GEL(ORAL) is used to relieve itching and inflammatory conditions of corticosteroid-responsive skin diseases (dermatoses) such as seborrheic otitis externa (ear infection), dermatitis (skin inflammation) including allergic contact dermatitis (itchy skin rash due to allergies), winter dermatitis (a skin disease that occurs during winter), eczema (a dry, itchy, inflamed skin condition), psoriasis (a skin disorder with raised, rough, reddened areas covered with dry, fine silvery scales) and diaper rash. Contact your doctor before applying TOSTI GEL(ORAL).

Q: How to use TOSTI GEL(ORAL)?

A: Apply TOSTI GEL(ORAL) as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Wash your hands with soap and water and apply a thin layer of the medicine to the affected area of the skin and rub it gently. Do not apply it to the eyes. Do not wrap or cover the skin with a bandage unless advised by the doctor.

Q: Is TOSTI GEL(ORAL) safe in pregnancy?

A: TOSTI GEL(ORAL) should be used during pregnancy only if necessary. Contact your doctor before applying TOSTI GEL(ORAL).

Q: Can I stop using TOSTI GEL(ORAL)?

A: This medicine should not be stopped suddenly. You may notice the return of symptoms within a few days if you stop applying the medicine.

Q: What happens if I applied TOSTI GEL(ORAL) in excess?

A: If you use an excessive amount of TOSTI GEL(ORAL) than prescribed, it may get absorbed through the skin, cause side effects such as reversible hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis suppression, symptoms of Cushing’s syndrome such as weight gain, thin arms and legs, round face, etc., high blood sugar levels and glucose in urine.

REFERENCES

1. K D Tripathi. Drugs acting on skin and mucous membranes. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. 7th Edition. Page – 895.

2. APOTHECON. U.S. Food & Drug Administration. [Accessed on 27th July 2022] https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/pre96/011601s036lbl.pdf

3. E. Fougera & Co. Triamcinolone. [Revised in March 2018] [Accessed on 27th July 2022] https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/fda/fdaDrugXsl.cfm?setid=a5cc640f-c72d-49fa-b970-906c9ffd8629&type=display

4. Padagis Israel Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Triamcinolone. [Revised in September 2021] [Accessed on 27th Jul 2022] https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/getFile.cfm?setid=5d2fe6c2-3856-47f6-843f-077b2e1080a0&type=pdf

5. Crown Laboratories. Triamcinolone. [Revised in June 2020] [Accessed on 28th July 2022] https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/getFile.cfm?setid=2c7fee2c-6f57-4de4-8803-98

6. Crotrima cream (Triamcinolone 0.01 %). [Accessed on 28th July 2022] http://www.nulifepharma.com/p-products/cortrima-cream

7. Praiscort E ointment (Triamcinolone 0.05%). [Accessed on 28th July 2022] http://www.praisepharma.com/products_praiscort-e-ointment.html

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Ingredient
    TRIAMCINOLONE 0.1 %W/W
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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TOSTI Gel(Oral) 5gm

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