Review: could Kenalog-40 cause Flushing?
We study 977 people who have side effects while taking Kenalog-40 from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Flushing. Find out below who they are, when they have Flushing and more.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Kenalog-40 and have Flushing >>>
Kenalog-40 (latest outcomes from 986 users) has active ingredients of triamcinolone acetonide. It is often used in back pain.
Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin) (latest reports from 377,545 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high density lipoprotein decreased, low density lipoprotein increased, high blood pressure, hyperlipidaemia.
On Aug, 16, 2014: 977 people reported to have side effects when taking Kenalog-40. Among them, 28 people (2.87%) have Flushing. They amount to 0.01% of all the 377,529 people who have Flushing on eHealthMe.
Time on Kenalog-40 when people have Flushing * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Flushing when taking Kenalog-40 * :
Age of people who have Flushing when taking Kenalog-40 * :
Severity of Flushing when taking Kenalog-40 ** :
How people recovered from Flushing ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (5 people, 17.86%)
- Rash (3 people, 10.71%)
- Tension headache (2 people, 7.14%)
- Dermatitis contact (2 people, 7.14%)
- Rotator cuff repair (2 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sensorcaine (6 people, 21.43%)
- Bupivacaine (3 people, 10.71%)
- Lidocaine (3 people, 10.71%)
- Lipitor (2 people, 7.14%)
- Isovue-300 (2 people, 7.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Kenalog-40 and have Flushing
- group for people who take Kenalog-40
- group for people who have Flushing
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
Judy on Feb, 20, 2013:
Female; 60 yrs; meds: Synthroid, Actonel, multi-vitamin/mieral, Calcium w? Vit D, 81 mg aspirin, fish oil. About 3 steroid injections in lower back 6 years ago - all may not have been Kenalog. This injection was for carpal tunnel syndrome and arthritis at thum base and wrist.
No flushing with earlier injections. There was slight nausea initially, then flushing started 30 hrs after the injection.
How long does this last?
What can I do to relieve it?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Kenalog-40, Flushing
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Eczema and birth control-microgestin
I started getting eczema over the last year and recently decided it may be from the birth control as well, which I started taking @ 2 months before I got the eczema and skin started breaking out...weight gain, etc. I am on singulair, westcort cream, moisture/kenalog, exederm cream, cerevue wash, cet ...
- Kenalog injection nightmare!
First weird symptom started with a mild sore throat that turned into swollen throat that felt like I had an obstructed airway.
Then about 2 weeks after that I had a period that lasted on and off extremely heavy for 3 weeks
Then I noticed a large indent on top of my right butt cheek
Shortly after ...
- Ringing in ear after kenalog injection
After receiving a Kenalog injection, my son's left ear started a low pitch ringing after three days from the injection. Also his lower lip has quivered several times as well. This condition has lasted for nine days and I am looking for other patients who have had a similar reaction from a Kenalog i ...
More reviews for: Kenalog-40, Flushing
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.