WHAT IS PICON PIMECROLIMUS 30 G CREAM ?
Pimecrolimus is an immunosuppressant. It works by decreasing your body’s immune system to help slow down the growth of atopic dermatitis (eczema) on your skin.
WHAT IS THE USE OF PICON PIMECROLIMUS 30 G CREAM ?
Pimecrolimus Cream is used to treat severe atopic dermatitis (eczema} when other medications have not worked well.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF PICON PIMECROLIMUS 30 G CREAM ?
Stop using Pimecrolimus Cream and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:
severe burning of treated skin; new symptoms of viral skin infection (warts, unusual rash or skin lesions, blistering or oozing, burning pain or tingling); worsened skin symptoms; swollen glands, sore throat; or fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF PICON PIMECROLIMUS 30 G CREAM ?
- You should not use Pimecrolimus if you are allergic to pimecrolimus, or if you have a bacterial or viral skin infection.
- Before using Pimecrolimus Cream, tell your doctor if you have skin cancer or any type of skin infection, Netherton’s syndrome, a weak immune system, kidney disease, or swelling, redness, or irritation over large skin areas.
- Pimecrolimus can lower the blood cells that help your body fight infections. Tell your doctor if you have been exposed to any illness, or if you have any signs of infection such as fever, chills, sore throat, or flu symptoms.