Takfa Ointment 10gm

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Takfa Ointment 10gm Information

Takfa Ointment 10gm is a prescription medicine that is available as a Ointment. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Liver transplant, Kidney transplant, Heart Transplant. Secondary and off-label uses of Takfa Ointment 10gm have also been mentioned below.

The right dosage of Takfa Ointment 10gm depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

While these are the most often observed Takfa Ointment 10gm side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. These side effects of Takfa Ointment 10gm are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

In addition, Takfa Ointment 10gm's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. It is important to know if Takfa Ointment 10gm has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Takfa Ointment 10gm related warnings section.

Takfa Ointment 10gm is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Infections, Diabetes Type 2 as it can result in adverse effects. The section on Takfa Ointment 10gm contraindications lists all such conditions.

Drug interactions for Takfa Ointment 10gm have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to the above precautions for Takfa Ointment 10gm, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



Takfa Ointment 10gm Benefits & Uses

Takfa Ointment 10gm is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Takfa Ointment 10gm Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Atopic Dermatitis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: Apply in appropriate quantity on affected area
  • Dosage Form: Ointment
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice
Geriatric
  • Disease: Atopic Dermatitis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: Apply in appropriate quantity on affected area
  • Dosage Form: Ointment
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Atopic Dermatitis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: Apply in appropriate quantity on affected area
  • Dosage Form: Ointment
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Atopic Dermatitis
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: Apply in appropriate quantity on affected area
  • Dosage Form: Ointment
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice

Takfa Ointment 10gm Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Takfa Ointment 10gm safe for pregnant women?


    Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Takfa. It is best to stop taking Takfa immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Takfa Ointment 10gm safe during breastfeeding?


    If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Takfa. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Takfa Ointment 10gm on the Kidneys?


    There can be some harmful effects on your kidneys after taking Takfa. If you witness any side effects, discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Takfa Ointment 10gm on the Liver?


    You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Takfa. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Takfa Ointment 10gm on the Heart?


    Effects of Takfa on heart can be severe. It is not safe to use without doctor's advice.

    Severe


Takfa Ointment 10gm Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Takfa Ointment 10gm unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Takfa Ointment 10gm

  • Is this Takfa Ointment 10gm habit forming or addictive?


    Forming a habit of Takfa Ointment 10gm has not been reported.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Takfa Ointment 10gm since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Takfa Ointment 10gm is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Takfa Ointment 10gm cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

Takfa Ointment 10gm Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Takfa Ointment 10gm


    There is no information on the effects of taking Takfa Ointment 10gm with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Takfa Ointment 10gm


    Taking Takfa Ointment 10gm with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Takfa Ointment 10gm

Question over 4 years ago

Can I take Takfa with Clarithromycin?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

No, you cannot take the Takfa with clarithromycin, as it may change the effect of the Takfa and cause some serious side effects, always consult your doctor before taking this drug combination.

Question over 4 years ago

Can I take Takfa with fluconazole?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

No, you cannot take the Takfa with fluconazole, as it may change the effect of the Takfa and cause some serious side effects, always consult your doctor before taking this drug combination.

Question over 5 years ago

How does Takfa work?

Dr. Vinod Verma MBBS , Diabetology

Takfa work by reducing the activity of the immune system so it cannot attack the transplanted organ. Hence in this way, it prevents the rejection of organ transplants.

Question almost 5 years ago

Can Takfa cause swelling?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

Yes, Takfa may cause swelling of the arms, hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs. It is one of the serious side effects of this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor immediately.

Question over 5 years ago

What is Takfa?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

Takfa is a brand name of tacrolimus and it is available in the form of a capsule, granules for oral suspension, an extended-release tablet, injectables, and ointment. It belongs to the class of drugs known as immunosuppressants. Takfa is a prescription drug that is used to prevent the rejection of organ transplants (liver and kidney). The topical form of Takfa is used to treat eczema. 



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prograf® (tacrolimus)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 881

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1165-1167



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