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Tacrel Information

Tacrel Benefits & Uses

Tacrel is used to treat the following -

Tacrel 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 Tacrel


Tacrel Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Tacrel 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

Tacrel Related Warnings

Is the use of Tacrel safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Tacrel. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.


Is the use of Tacrel safe during breastfeeding?

Tacrel can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.


What is the effect of Tacrel on the Kidneys?

Tacrel may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Tacrel on the Liver?

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


What is the effect of Tacrel on the Heart?

Use of Tacrel may be dangerous for [Organ]. Do not use it without doctor advice.


Severe Interaction of Tacrel with Other Drugs

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

Tacrel Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Tacrel

Is this Tacrel habit forming or addictive?

No, Tacrel is not habit forming.

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

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


Is it safe?

Yes, but take Tacrel only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Tacrel is not used to treat mental disorders.


Tacrel Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Tacrel

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Tacrel, due to a lack of research on this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Tacrel

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Tacrel as it can have severe side effects.


Tacrel से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 9 months पहले

Can Tacrel cause hair loss?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Tacrel may cause hair loss. The patients who are taking this drug are at risk of alopecia (hair loss). If you are experiencing the same after taking this drug, you are advised to consult about it with your doctor immediately.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can Tacrel cause diarrhea?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Tacrel may cause diarrhea. 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.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely use Tacrel?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

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

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can I take Tacrel with fluconazole?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

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

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I take Tacrel without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Saurabh Shakya MBBS, General Physician

No, Tacrel is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful to the patient to take for this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because it can cause very unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before using this medication by himself or herself.


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