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Patients using Kenalog Spray should receive the following information and instructions:
- This medication is to be used as directed by the physician. It is for external use only; avoid contact with the eyes and inhalation of the spray.
- Patients should be advised not to use this medication for any disorder other than for which it was prescribed.
- The treated skin area should not be bandaged or otherwise covered or wrapped as to be occlusive unless directed by the physician.
- Patients should report any signs of local adverse reactions.
- Parents of pediatric patients should be advised not to use tight-fitting diapers or plastic pants on a child being treated in the diaper area, as these garments may constitute occlusive dressings.
- Do not use Kenalog Spray on the underarms or groin areas unless directed by your physician.
- If no improvement is seen within 2 weeks, contact your physician.
- Do not use other corticosteroid-containing products while using Kenalog Spray without first consulting your physician.
- Kenalog Spray is flammable. Avoid heat, flames or smoking when applying Kenalog Spray.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/15/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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