Lungs Home > What Are Triamcinolone Inhalers Used For?
Triamcinolone Inhaler Use in Children
The triamcinolone inhaler is approved to treat asthma in children six years of age and older. Young children usually require help using the triamcinolone inhaler correctly. Be sure to talk to your healthcare provider about the best ways to treat childhood asthma. Inhaled steroids, such as the triamcinolone inhaler, may slightly slow the growth of children or teenagers.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Asthma and COPD inhalers that contain ozone-depleting CFCs to be phased out; alternative treatments available (4/13/2010). FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm208302.htm. Accessed April 16, 2010.
Azmacort Web site. Available at: http://azmacort.com. Accessed April 16, 2010.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind.
Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click