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Tacoseal Ointment

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Composition for Tacoseal Ointment

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Tacoseal Ointment

5 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Tacoseal Ointment

Uses of Tacoseal Ointment

Tacoseal Ointment is used for atopic dermatitis. It is usually used only after topical corticosteroids or emollients have not worked for you.

Tacoseal Ointment side effects


Side Effect of Tacoseal is Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness).

How to use Tacoseal Ointment

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Tacoseal Ointment works

Tacoseal Ointment is an immunosuppressant. It works by suppressing the activity of certain immune cells that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) of the skin. This relieves itching and improves rashes in atopic dermatitis.

In Depth Information on Tacoseal Ointment

Expert advice for Tacoseal Ointment

  • Tacoseal Ointment is effective at treating eczema (atopic dermatitis) when other treatment options have failed.
  • It works by decreasing itching, redness, and skin rashes.
  • Apply thinly, to affected areas of skin only. Clean the affected area and dry well before applying Tacoseal Ointment. Avoid contact with water after application.
  • Inform your doctor if there's no improvement even after two weeks of treatment, or if the skin gets worse.
  • Don't cover the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages unless directed by a doctor, as this may increase the risk of side effects.
  • Stop using Tacoseal Ointment and consult your doctor if your eczema becomes infected.
  • Continuous long-term use of the ointment should be avoided. Use as prescribed by you doctor.
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Tacoseal Ointment related warnings
Special precautions for Tacoseal Ointment
No interaction found/established
Tacoseal Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Tacoseal Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Tacoseal Ointment?uses

If you miss a dose of Tacoseal Ointment, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Tacoseal
Allergic rashes develop in body every weekMy son is only 2 year and 4 month old, he is very much suffering from allergic rashes over last one yearWe are looking for a permanent solution for this problem. We are consulting the skin specialist over one but when medicine is stop, Allergies growing between 4 to 7 daysy
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
Your child may hav atopic dermatitisTake care of skin with moisturizer, use baby soap
I have atopic eczema (atopic dermatitis) what should I do?
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Hello, greetings from 1mg.comA consultation with a dermatologist is required for examination and complete evaluation to ascertain diagnosis and hence treatment. He may advise you some creams containing steroids and some oral medications including antihistaminics

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Frequently asked questions about Tacoseal Ointment

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Tacrolimus may cause destruction of certain types of cells (cytotoxic) and may impair kidney function (nephrotoxic). Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is tacrolimus safe?
Yes. Tacrolimus is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Does tacrolimus cause diabetes, hair loss, tiredness, or depression?
Tacrolimus may cause diabetes, hair loss, tiredness, or depression. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
Q. Is tacrolimus a steroid?
Tacrolimus is an immunosuppressant drug. It is not a steroid drug
Q. Is tacrolimus the same as Prograf?
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Q. Can I take tacrolimus with omeprazole?
Omeprazole may increase the blood levels of tacrolimus. It can be taken with omeprazole only if prescribed by your doctor

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