Triamcinolone injection is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Triamcinolone injection is injected into the joint space to treat inflammation of the joints or tendons to treat arthritis, bursitis, or epicondylitis (tennis elbow). It is usually given in these conditions only as a short-term treatment of a severe or aggravated episode. Triamcinolone injection is injected into soft tissues of the body to treat certain skin disorders caused by autoimmune conditions such as lupus, psoriasis, lichen planus, and others. Triamcinolone injection may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Aristospan (Generic Name Triamcinolone) is a steroid administered in the form of an injection. Aristospan is used in preventing the release of substances responsible in causing inflammation in a person's body. Aristospan is used in short term treatment of diseases such as arthritis, epicondylitis and bursitis. It is injected directly into the joints painting. It is also used in combating other diseases.