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Tacrozer Ointment

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Primary uses of Tacrozer Ointment

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₹7.33/Ointment
15 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Tacrozer Ointment

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Uses of Tacrozer Ointment

Tacrozer Ointment is used in the treatment of atopic dermatitis. It is usually used only after topical corticosteroids or emollients have not worked for you.
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Tacrozer Ointment side effects

Common

Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness), Skin infection.

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How to use Tacrozer 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 Tacrozer Ointment works

Tacrozer Ointment works by suppressing the action of an enzyme called calcineurin.

In Depth Information on Tacrozer Ointment

Expert advice for Tacrozer Ointment

  • Wash your hands before applying Tacrozer Ointment. Apply a thin layer to the areas of skin affected by atopic dermatitis (eczema).
  • Make sure your skin affected by atopic dermatitis (eczema) is completely dry especially after bath or shower.
  • Limit sun exposure during treatment even when the medicine is not applied on the skin.
  • Do not cover the skin being treated with bandages or dressings. You can wear normal clothing.
  • Avoid getting Tacrozer Ointment in the eyes or mouth. If the Tacrozer Ointment gets on any of these areas, it should be thoroughly wiped off and/or rinsed off with water.
  • Stop Tacrozer Ointment when the signs and symptoms of atopic dermatitis (eczema) such as itching, rash, and redness go away or consult your doctor.
  • Not recommended to be used for more than 6 weeks and if needed, treatment may be repeated with breaks in-between.
  • Can’t be used if your immune system is weak (for example, if you have cancer or are taking steroids for a long time).
  • Inform your doctor if you have any infection on your skin including chicken pox or herpes.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Many people see an improvement in their skin in as early as one week.
  • Not recommended in children aged below 2 years.
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Tacrozer Ointment related warnings
Special precautions for Tacrozer Ointment
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tacrozer 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.
Lactation
Tacrozer Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Tacrozer Ointment via licking.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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