Kenalog is the trade name of triamcinolone acetonide , a synthetic corticosteroid which generally has anti-inflammatory, anti-itch and anti-allergic effects. The term orabase indicates that this drug is applied to the mouth.
The main function of the familiar in orabase is to treat pain, swelling, inflammation, and injury to the mouth or gums. Injuries can occur due to biting, falling, or being exposed to foreign objects, such as fish bones. By giving the introduction to orabase the healing process is expected to proceed faster. Known in orabase is contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to triamcinolone acetonide or other corticosteroids. In addition, recognizing in orabase should not be given to patients suffering from viral, bacterial, fungal infections in the mouth or throat.
Light tan, smooth, uniform, ointment-like mass, with characteristic odor, free from visible impurities and / or lumps.
Each gram provides 1mg triamcinolone acetonide in emollient dental paste, containing gelatin (bovine), Pullulan, Sodium CMC, and Plastibase 55W.