Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm
Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm
Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm
Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
10g Ointment in Tube
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MRP 200.00
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Medical Description

Tacroz ointment is used for the treatment of eczema. Eczema is a condition that makes your skin red, dry, and itchy. Tacroz ointment contains tacrolimus as the active ingredient. This ointment is mean...
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ContainsTacrolimus(0.03 %)
UsesAtopic dermatitis/eczema
Side effectsBurning or tingling sensation, itching or irritation at the application site
ClassificationDRUGS FOR ATOPIC DERMATITIS
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Uses of Tacroz 0.03 %

Tacroz ointment is used to treat an itchy inflammatory skin condition called atopic dermatitis/eczema.

Contraindications of Tacroz 0.03 %

If you are allergic to tacrolimus or any other ingredient of Tacroz ointment.

Side effects of Tacroz 0.03 %

  • Burning/tingling sensation
  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Rashes
  • Dryness

Precautions and Warnings of Tacroz 0.03 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Tacroz ointment during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Tacroz ointment during pregnancy.Tacroz ointment should only be used in pregnant women if recommended by the doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Tacroz ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
Tacroz ointment may pass into human breast milk. Tacroz ointment should only be used in breastfeeding women if recommended by the doctor. Avoid applying it on the breast or areas near the breast.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Tacroz ointment?
A:
Tacroz ointment has no effect on driving ability. However, if you experience any symptoms after applying this ointment that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Tacroz ointment?
A:
No, alcohol should not be consumed while on treatment with Tacroz ointment as it may cause redness of the face and skin irritation.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver disease.
  • You have skin tumours, hereditary skin disease, or inflammation/redness/scaling of the entire skin.
  • You have a weak immune system.
  • You have a condition called cutaneous Graft Versus Host Disease after undergoing a bone marrow transplant.
  • You have swollen lymph nodes.
  • You have infected lesions on the skin.
  • You experience an allergic reaction after using Tacroz ointment.
  • You are also applying other topical medicines like cream, ointment, lotion.
  • You are going to be exposed to the sun or artificial sunlight (tanning beds) for long periods.

Mode of Action of Tacroz 0.03 %

How Does It Work?

In atopic dermatitis/eczema, an overreaction of the skin’s immune system causes skin inflammation (itchiness, redness, dryness). Tacroz ointment works by altering the skin’s abnormal immune system res...
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Directions for Use of Tacroz 0.03 %

  • Tacroz ointment is meant for external use only.
  • It should be used as recommended by your doctor.
  • Clean and dry your hands before and after applying the medicine.
  • 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.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Tacroz 0.03 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tacroz ointment is applied externally on the skin, thus it is less likely to interact with other medicines.
  • However, you should always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditions.
  • Tacroz ointment should be used with caution along with medicines for treating bacterial infections (erythromycin), fungal infections (itraconazole, ketoconazole), and heart-related chest pain (diltiaz...
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  • Do not use moisturising creams and lotions within 2 hours of applying Tacroz ointment.

Storage and disposal of Tacroz 0.03 %

  • Store Tacroz ointment in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep away from children and pets.

Dosage of Tacroz 0.03 %

Overdose

As Tacroz ointment is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit your nearest hospital. If you have ap...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Tacroz ointment, apply it as soon as possible. If it's time for your next application, then skip the missed application and continue with your regular application schedule...
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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)

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Q: What is the use of Tacroz ointment?

A: Tacroz ointment is used to treat a skin condition called atopic dermatitis or eczema (itchy inflammation of the skin).

Q: Can I use Tacroz ointment on the face?

A: Yes, Tacroz ointment can be used on the face if prescribed by the doctor.

Q: What should I do if my eyes come in contact with Tacroz ointment?

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 Tacroz ointment?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration of the application for Tacroz ointment. Do not stop applying this medicine on your own.

Q: How to use Tacroz ointment?

  • Tacroz ointment is meant for external use only.
  • It should be used as recommended by your doctor.
  • Clean and dry your hands before and after applying the medicine.
  • 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.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Q: Can I use Tacroz ointment on wounds?

A: No, Tacroz ointment should not be applied to areas that have a cut or open wound. You should apply this medicine to areas that are free from cuts, wounds and infections.
Product Details
Brand
TACROZ
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2022
Last Updated on: 02 May 2022 | 12:52 PM (IST)
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