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  • senpatsu
  • JP

Code:007554-001

Protopic Ointment 0.1% : 5g

Sale Price:US$19.99

Warehouse Japan1
Manufacturer Maruho
Brand Maruho
JAN Code ---
GS1 ---
Ingredient Code 2699709
Shipping Schedule 5 to 10 working days after payment

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Description

This medicine suppresses cytokine synthesis and allergic reactions, thus decreaseing inflammation.

Presentation

5g

Feature

White to pale yellow ointment

Active Ingredients

Tacrolimus hydrate

Effect/Efficacy

This medicine suppresses cytokine synthesis and allergic reactions, thus decreaseing inflammation.
It is usually used to treat atopic dermatitis.

Usage/Dosage

〇 General dosage:
  ● For adults, apply an appropriate amount of the ointment on the affected area, once or twice daily.
  ● The applied dose should not exceed 5 g (5 mg of tacrolimus) at a time.
  ● Strictly follow the instructions.
〇 Wash your hands before using the medicine. Wash the fingers you used well after using the medicine.
〇 Do not apply the medicine on areas where the skin is oozing or sore, on boils or pimples, on other surfaces than skin such as the mucosa of the mouth, nose, etc. or on the vulva.
〇 Pay close attention when you apply the medicine around your eyes to avoid it from getting into your eyes. If the medicine gets into your eyes by accident, wash it away with water. If you feel any abnormal sensation, consult with an ophthalmologist.

〇 If you miss a dose, use one dose as soon as possible, but the next dose should be at least 12 hours apart. You should never use two doses at one time.

〇 If you accidentally use more than your prescribed dose, wipe it off immediately. If you use more than 1 tube of the medicine at one time, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

〇 Do not stop using this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so. If improvement was not observed after two weeks of continuous use, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

Cautions

Contraindication

● The most commonly reported adverse reactions are following symptoms. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

   - feeling hot (burning sensation, feeling of hot flushes), pain (tingling feeling, smarting feeling), itching, folliculitis, Kaposi's varicelliform eruption, herpes simplex, acne, acneiform eruption, papules, dry skin, contact dermatitis, erythema, rosacea-like dermatitis and application site oedema.