PharmEasy logo
Select Pincode
Don’t have a prescription?
Get Started
share

Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

By LA PRISTINE BIOCEUTICALS PVT LTD
30g Ointment in Tube
405.90*
MRP 495.00
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
15 days return policyRead More
safety
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
molecules
Check more medicines with composition
Tacrolimus(0.1 %)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
DRUGS FOR ATOPIC DERMATITIS

Medical Description

Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm contains Tacrolimus as its active ingredient. It is used for the treatment of eczema (a condition that makes your skin itchy and red). This medicine is used in patients who...
Read more
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is used to treat a skin condition called atopic dermatitis or eczema (itchy inflammation of the skin).
contraindications

Contraindications of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

If you are allergic to Tacrolimus or any other ingredients of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm.
sideEffects

Side effects of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

  • Burning or tingling sensation, pain, itching, irritation, rash, dryness, peeling, redness of skin at the area Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is applied.
  • Increased skin sensitivity.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm during pregnancy?
A:
Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm should not be used during pregnancy, as there is limited information about its safety during human pregnancy. However, your doctor may give you this medicine only if it is needed and the benefits overweigh the risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm while breastfeeding?
A:
Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is not recommended while breastfeeding as Tacrolimus passes into breast milk. It is important to consult the doctor before using any medication while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm?
A:
Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or the ability to handle machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm as it may cause skin redness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from liver diseases.
  • You are suffering from skin tumours or have a hereditary skin disease like
  • You have a weak immune system.
  • You are suffering from any rare genetic skin diseases like Netherton's syndrome.
  • You experience an allergic reaction after using Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm.
  • You are also applying other topical medicines (cream, ointment, lotion, etc).
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition after applying this medicine for a week.
  • Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is not recommended for use by patients below 16 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

How Does It Work?

Tacrolimus in Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm works by suppressing the skin’s immune system, thus reducing allergic reactions like redness, swelling, itching and relieving eczema.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

  • Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply it on the affected skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Do not cover the affected area of the skin with bandages, wraps or other wound dressing.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container directly to the infected area of the skin.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
interactions

Interactions of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is applied externally on the skin, thus it is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied creams, lotio...
    Read more
  • Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm should be used with caution along with erythromycin, itraconazole, ketoconazole and diltiazem.
  • Do not use moisturising creams and lotions within 2 hours of applying Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

  • Store Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm in the original container in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
dosage

Dosage of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm

Overdose

As Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit your nearest hospital. If...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: What is the use of Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm?

A: Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm is used to treat a skin condition called atopic dermatitis or eczema (itchy inflammation of the skin).

Q: Can I use Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm on the face?

A: Yes, Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm can be used on the face if prescribed by the doctor.

Q: What should I do if my eyes come in contact with Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm?

A: If you get any medicine in your eyes, then rinse with water thoroughly. Keep your eyes open when you rinse. If you still experience any discomfort, please contact your doctor immediately.

Q: For how long to use Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration of the application for Tacmod Forte 0.1% Oint 30gm. Do not stop applying this medicine on your own.
Last Updated on: 14 Apr 2021 | 11:31 AM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.