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

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
10g Ointment in Tube
160*
MRP 200.00
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Tacrolimus(0.03 %)
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Therapeutic classification
Drugs For Atopic Dermatitis

Medical Description

Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm is an immunosuppressant medicine that is used in the treatment of eczema (atopic dermatitis) in the patients who have a weaker response to other medications for eczema. The generic name of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm is tacrolimus.
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Uses of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

The uses of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm are to treat severe eczema and other skin conditions that cause redness, irritation and itching of skin.

Contraindications of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

This medicinal ointment should be avoided if you are allergic to the tacrolimus or any of its components. And also, If you are allergic to sirolimus or macrolide antibiotics – erythromycin, clarithromycin, etc.
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Side effects of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

The side effects of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm are acne, hair bumps, increase in the sensitivity of the skin to hot/cold/pain or touch, etc. Consult your doctor for more details.

Precautions and Warnings of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm during pregnancy?
A:
Do not use the medication if you are pregnant or planning pregnancy since the safety of this medicine is not established yet due to the limited availability of medical resources. Use/apply this medicine only if your doctor advises to or discuss for other alternatives.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine is known to pass through the breastmilk to the infant. Hence, it should not be used while breastfeeding period.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm?
A:
The application of topical ointment is not known to inhibit your ability to drive. However, if you experience any side effects associated with the use of this medicine, kindly avoid driving or the operation of tools and machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have used Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm?
A:
This medicine is known to make you more sensitive to the effects of alcohol; hence, kindly avoid consuming alcohol in large quantities while on the prescription of this medicinal ointment. Consult your doctor for more details.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
It is best to keep this medicinal ointment away from the reach of children

Mode of Action of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

How Does It Work?

The composition of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm works by weakening the skin's defence system (immune system) leading to the decrease of allergic reactions while delivering relief from eczema.

Directions for Use of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

Apply this medicinal ointment according to your doctor's prescription. This medicine is to be used for local application only. Do not apply this medicinal ointment beyond the prescribed amount. Apply this medicinal ointment on the affected area once it is clean and dry. Take a small quantity of this ointment and apply it on the affected area gently. Please ensure that you wash your hands properly before and after the application of this medicinal ointment
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Interactions of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ketoconazole
  • Fluconazole
  • Itraconazole
  • Voriconazole
  • Clotrimazole
  • Ritonavir
  • Nelfinavir
  • Saquinavir

Interactions with food items

There are no known food interactions.

Other general Interactions

This medicine is not known too have any interactions with other medical conditions, except if you are allergic to it or any its components.

Storage and disposal of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

Kindly store this medicinal ointment at room temperatures not exceeding 25°C and away from the reach of children. Avoid using it post the date of expiry mentioned on it. Close the lid of it tightly after each use. When disposing it, follow proper medical waste management procedures advised by your pharmacist.
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Dosage of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm

Overdose

Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm needs to be administered in limited doses. Do not exceed the prescribed amount of application. Overdose of Tacroz 0.03% Oint 10gm may lead to hair bumps, acne, etc. In the case of overdose, kindly seek immediate medical advise.
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Missed a Dose

In the case of a missed application, apply this medicine as soon as you recall it. If it is time for the following application, the missed application can be skipped. Do not apply the medicinal ointment in excesss.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I inform my healthcare provider before starting this medicine?

A: It is advisable to report your complete medical/surgical history to your doctor along with any history of allergic reactions to this medicine or its contents, swollen lymph nodes, use of light therapy and skin or other cancers.

Q: Are there any kind of sensitivities associated with the use of this medicine?

A: This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Avoid being exposed to direct sunlight, tanning booth and sunlamps.

Q: Who should not apply this medicine?

A: This medicinal ointment is not advised for individuals with a weakened immune system.

Q: How is the dosage of this medicine determined?

A: Generally, the dosage of this medicine is based on your weight, medical/surgical condition, blood test results and response to therapy. Your doctor will prescribe the dosage according to these parameters.

Q: When can I stop the administration/application of this medicine?

A: Do not discontinue this medicine unless advised by your doctor, even if the symptoms of the ailment are decreased or improved. Complete the prescribed course/duration and consult your doctor upon the completion of the course.

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Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 08:52 AM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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