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  • Tacrolimus
    5 Drugs classified under this active ingredient


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    Advagraf
    Astellas
    RX
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    Advagraf

    Calcineurin Inhibitors, Immunosuppressant. Tacrolimus 0.5, 1, 3, 5 mg.
    P.R. HARD CAPS.: 30, 50, 100.
    Prophyl. of kidney transplant reject. init.
    0.20 - 0.30 mg/kg/d once dly. in the
    morning. Administ. should init. within 24
    h. after the complet.of surgery.
    Prophyl. of liver transplant reject. : init.
    0.10 - 0.20 mg/kg/day once dly. in the
    morning. Administ. should init. approx.
    12-18 h. after the complet. of surgery
    Dosage must. be ajust. individ. Once
    dly, in the morning, on empty stomach
    (at least 1 h. bef. or 2-3 h after a meal).
    See lit.
    Prophyl. of transplant reject. in adult
    kidney or liver allograft recip. Tmt. of
    allograft reject. resistant to tmt. with
    other immunosuppres. med. in adult
    kidney or liver allograft recip. pts.
    C/I: Hypersens., hypersens. to other
    macrolides.

    Prograf
    Abic
    RX
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    Prograf

    Immunosuppressant. Tacrolimus 0.5, 1, 5 mg.
    CAPS: 50, 100 x 0.5 mg, 1 mg; 50 x 5 mg.
    CONC. FOR INFUS: 10 amps x 1 ml x 5
    Dosage must be ajust. individ.
    accord. med. cond. of the pt.
    Proph. transplant reject. liver, kidney,
    heart allograft recips. Tmt. allograft reject.
    resist. to tmt. with other immunosuppress.
    medicin. products.
    C/I: Hypersens., Hypersens. to
    polyoxyethylene hydrogenated castor
    oil or structurally related compound.

    Protopic 0.03%
    Dexcel
    RX
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    Protopic 0.03%

    Immunomodulator. Tacrolimus 0.03%.
    OINT: 30 g. Apply a thin layer to affect.
    skin (on any part of the body, incl. face,
    neck and flexure areas, except on
    mucous membranes). Not to be
    applied under occlus. Cont. tmt. until
    clearance occurs. Generally,
    improvement is seen within 1 wk. of
    start of tmt. If no signs of improve.
    seen aft. 2 wks., further tmt. options
    should be considered. Can be used for
    short term and intermitt. long term
    tmt. Adult (16 yrs and over): Initial: 2 x
    dly for up to 3 wks. Treat till clearance
    of lesion. Maint. tmt: Apply 1 x dly,
    twice wkly, wait 2-3 days betw. tmts.
    See lit. Elderly (65 yrs and over): Dos.
    adjust. not necess. Child (2 yrs and
    over): Initial: 2 x dly for up to 3 wks.
    Then transfer to 1 x dly till clearance of
    lesion. Maint. tmt: Apply 1 x dly, twice
    wkly, wait 2-3 days btw. tmts. See lit.
    Tmt. mod. to severe atop. dermatit. in
    adults who are not adequat. respons. to or
    are intol. of convent. ther. Tmt. mod. to
    severe atop. dermatit. in child (2 yrs and
    over) who failed to respond adequat. to
    convent. ther. Maint. tmt. for prevent.
    flares/prolongat. flare-free intervals. See
    lit.

    Protopic 0.1%
    Dexcel
    RX
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    Protopic 0.1%

    Immunomodulator. Tacrolimus 0.1%.
    OINT: 30 g. Apply thin layer to affect.
    skin (on any part of the body, incl. face,
    neck and flexure areas, except on
    mucous membranes). Not to be
    applied under occlus. Cont. tmt. until
    clearance occurs. Generally,
    improvement is seen within 1 wk. of
    start of tmt. If no signs of improve.
    seen aft. 2 wks., further tmt. options
    should be considered. Can be used for
    short term and intermitt. long term
    tmt. Adults (16 yrs and over): Initial: 2 x
    dly for up to 3 wks. Then transfer to
    Protopic 0.03% 2 x dly. Maint. tmt:
    Apply 1 x dly, 2 x wkly, wait 2-3 days
    betw. tmts. See lit. Cont. tmt. till
    clearance of lesion. Elderly (65 and
    over): As above. Dos. adjust. not
    necess.
    Tmt. mod. to severe atop. dermatit. in
    adults who are not adequat. respons. to or
    are intol. of convent. ther. Maint. tmt. for
    prevent. flares/prolongat. flare-free
    intervals. See lit.

    Tacrocel
    Perrigo
    RX
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    Tacrocel

    Immunosuppressant. Tacrolimus (as monohydrate) 0.5, 1, 5 mg.
    CAPS: 10, 30, 50, 60, 100. 1 cap 2 x dly,
    on empty stomach > 1 hr bef. or 2-3
    hrs. aft. meal. Not with grapefruit/
    grapefruit juice. Not to be chewed/
    opened. Swallow. with glass water
    immed. foll. remov. from blister. See lit.
    Prophylax. transplant reject. liver, kidney,
    heart allograft. Tmt. allograft reject.
    resist. to tmt. with other
    immunosuppress. med. prods.
    C/I: Hypersens. to ingreds., excips.,
    macrolides, lact. coadmin. cyclosporine.

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