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Precautions and Warnings With Tacrolimus

Who Should Not Take Tacrolimus?

You should not take tacrolimus if you are allergic to it, Prograf, Protopic, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients. Also, you should not receive tacrolimus injections if you are allergic to castor oil (Cremophor® El).
 

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which this medication should not be used, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before beginning treatment. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific tacrolimus warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
 

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