1. Buy Tacroz 0.03% Ointment Online
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment belongs to a group of medicines which are known as immunosuppressants. Thus, the drugs effectively weakens the immune system in order to make it easier for the body to adjust itself with the new organ that has been transplanted. The transplanted organ may be a heart, kidney or even liver.
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment can be taken orally either with a meal or without. Although it is best advised that the medicine is taken without food, patients who suffer from nausea and experience stomach problems can take it along with a meal. But in this case, the body absorbs a smaller amount of the drug. However, your choice of taking the medicine should be constant. Do not take the drug without meal on some occasions and with meal on others. This will greatly affects the amount of medicine the body takes in at a time.
The dosage of the medicine generally depends on the weight of the patient, his health, results of the blood tests done and the body’s response to the treatment. Before you discontinue with Tacroz 0.03% Ointment seek your doctor’s advice.
2. How To Tacroz 0.03% Work?
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment is an immunosuppressant that works by decreasing inflammation in the skin which causes redness and itching of the skin.
3. What is Tacroz 0.03% Ointment?
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment is used for Skin diseases, Skin ailments, Atopic dermatitis and other conditions. Tacroz 0.03% Ointment may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment contains Tacrolimus Topical as an active ingredient.
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment works by binding to specific receptors on T-cells and by inhibiting the release of cytokines.
Glenmark Pharma manufactures Tacroz 0.03% Ointment.
4. How To Take Tacroz 0.03% 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.
5. Instruction for Tacroz 0.03%
Take Tacroz 0.03% Ointment under the supervision of a qualified healthcare professional. Do not take in larger amounts than advised. It is advised to take this medicine at the same time every day. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable effects. Do not stop taking the medicine without consulting your doctor.
6. Side Effects of Tacroz 0.03%
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Tacroz 0.03% Ointment. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
7. Warning of Tacroz 0.03% Ointment
Tacroz 0.03% 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.
Tacroz 0.03% 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 Tacroz 0.03% Ointment via licking.
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tacroz 0.03% Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tacroz 0.03% Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
8. Precaution of Tacroz 0.03% Ointment
Wash your hands before applying Tacroz 0.03% 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 Tacroz 0.03% Ointment in the eyes or mouth. If the Tacroz 0.03% Ointment gets on any of these areas, it should be thoroughly wiped off and/or rinsed off with water.
Stop Tacroz 0.03% 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.
9. Tacroz 0.03% Dosage
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Tacroz 0.03% Ointment, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
10. Uses of Tacroz 0.03%
Tacroz 0.03% Ointment is used in the treatment of atopic dermatitis. It is usually used only after topical corticosteroids or emollients have not worked for you.
11. Storage of Tacroz 0.03%
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Tacroz 0.03% Ointment.
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