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Kivitro

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Kivitro

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Tacrolimus साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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  1. Kivitro Benefits & Uses
  2. Kivitro Dosage & How to Take
  3. Kivitro Side Effects
  4. Kivitro Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Kivitro with Other Drugs
  6. Kivitro Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Kivitro
  8. Kivitro Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Kivitro Benefits & Uses

Kivitro is used to treat the following -

  1. Atopic Dermatitis
  2. Liver transplant Primary
  3. Kidney transplant Primary
  4. हृदय प्रत्यारोपण Primary

Kivitro Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Kivitro

Tacrolimus

Kivitro Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Kivitro is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Insomnia Mild
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Renal Impairment
  6. Tremor
  7. Hailfall
  8. Fatigue Mild
  9. Depression Moderate
  10. Diabetes Moderate
  11. Itching or burning
  12. Skin redness
  13. Skin irritation
  14. Skin Infection
  15. Hallucinations

Kivitro Related Warnings

Is the use of Kivitro safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Kivitro. It is best to stop taking Kivitro immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Kivitro safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Kivitro. Immediately discontinue Kivitro if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

Moderate

What is the effect of Kivitro on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Kivitro. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Kivitro on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Kivitro. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Kivitro only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Kivitro on the Heart?

There may be severe side effects of Kivitro on your heart. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

Severe

Severe Interaction of Kivitro with Other Drugs

Kivitro should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Kivitro Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Kivitro unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Infections
  2. High Blood Pressure
  3. Hyperkalemia
  4. Diabetes Type 2
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Hyperthermia

Frequently asked Questions about Kivitro

Is this Kivitro habit forming or addictive?

Kivitro does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Kivitro does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Kivitro only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Kivitro in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Kivitro Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Kivitro

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Kivitro together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Kivitro

Taking Kivitro with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

Severe

Kivitro FAQs

Question about 1 year ago

Can I take Kivitro with Ibuprofen?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

No, you cannot take the Kivitro with Ibuprofen, as it may change the effect of the Kivitro and cause some serious side effects, always consult your doctor before taking this drug combination.

Question over 1 year ago

How long can I safely use Kivitro?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

Take Kivitro as advised by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed by your doctor.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Kivitro cause headache?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Kivitro may cause a headache. It has been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor.

Question almost 2 years ago

What is Kivitro?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Pulmonology

Kivitro is a brand name of tacrolimus and it is available in the form of a capsule, granules for oral suspension, an extended-release tablet, injectables, and ointment. It belongs to the class of drugs known as immunosuppressants. Kivitro is a prescription drug that is used to prevent the rejection of organ transplants (liver and kidney). The topical form of Kivitro is used to treat eczema. 

Question about 1 year ago

Can I take Kivitro with Clarithromycin?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

No, you cannot take the Kivitro with clarithromycin, as it may change the effect of the Kivitro and cause some serious side effects, always consult your doctor before taking this drug combination.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prograf® (tacrolimus)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 881
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1165-1167