TACROLIMUS OINTMENT (PROTOPIC)
Other names: Protopic (trade name)
What is tacrolimus (Protopic)?
- Tacrolimus ointment is a non steroid topical treatment.
- It serves to halt inflammation and is sometimes used in conjunction with topical steroids.
- Topical tacrolimus is used in treating some types of scarring alopecias such as lichen planopilaris, central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia, discoid lupus and frontal fibrosing alopecia