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Do Kenalog shots cause an increase in appetite?

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Dr. Baranidharan Kuselan

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Posted on Tue, 6 Sep 2016 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I received a kenalog shot this past Wednesday and was wondering if it can cause an increase in your appetite?
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Answered by Dr. Baranidharan Kuselan 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Hi there,
Thanks for posting in HCM.
I am Dr.Barani and I am pleased to assist you.

Kenalog contains triamcinolone.
And yes, kenalog is known to cause increase in appetite.

Regards,
Dr.Barani
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