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tacrolimus Images

Generic Name: tacrolimus

Brand Names: Prograf, Hecoria, Protopic

There is an FDA Alert for this drug. Click here to view it.

  • Use only under the supervision of a clinician experienced in immunosuppressive therapy and the management of organ transplant patients.
  • Patients should be managed in facilities with adequate laboratory and supportive medical resources; the clinician responsible for maintenance therapy should have complete information for patient follow-up.
  • Immunosuppression may result in increased susceptibility to infection and possible development of lymphoma or other neoplasms.

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