Triesence contains triamcinolone, a corticosteroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Triesence is injected into the eye to treat inflammation caused by disease or injury. It is usually given after steroid eye drops have been used without successful treatment of symptoms. Triesence is also used during a certain type of eye surgery (vitrectomy). Triesence may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Triesence is an intraocular medication that is used in the treatment of some inflammatory eye conditions. Triesence contains triamcinolone, which is a corticosteroid that prevents the release of inflammatory causing substances in the body. Triesence can also be used to improve visualization during an eye surgery referred to as vitrectomy. Triesence is normally given after a patient has tried the use of steroid eye drops, which have not yielded any success.