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Aristocort® Forte is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any components of this product.
Intramuscular corticosteriod preparations are contraindicated for idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Aristocort® Forte is contraindicated for intrathecal administration. Reports of severe medical events have been associated with this route of administration.
Arisotcort Forte is contraindicated in systemic fungal infections, except when administered as an intraarticular injection for localized joint conditions (see WARNINGS: Infections: Fungal Infections).This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/18/2014
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