Uses - Used in the treatment of dry eyes, keratoconjunctvitis sicca (KCS) and useful for cyclosporine - resistant cases of KCS in dogs. The exact mechanisms of action in producing tear generation are still unknown.
Administration - 1 drop q12h Contact our pharmacist for questions about uses, indications, adverse effects, drug interactions, and dosing.
Popular compounded prescriptions:
-Tacrolimus 0.02% Ophthalmic Solution in Organic Canola Oil
-Tacrolimus 0.03% Ophthalmic Solution in Organic Canola Oil
-Tacrolimus 0.03% Ophthalmic Ointment, 5gm tube
Contact one of our pharmacist for custom strengths and dosages.
References - Plumb's Veterinary Drug Handbook, Sixth Edition, Donald C. Plumb 2008 and North American Companion Animal Formulary, Seventh Edition 2006