Tacrolimus

In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Tacrolimus (tacrolimus systemic) is a member of the drug class calcineurin inhibitors and is used to treat Crohn's Disease, Graft-versus-host disease, Organ Transplant - Rejection Prophylaxis and Organ Transplant - Rejection Reversal.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

D11AH01,L04AA05,L04AD02

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0104987-11-3

Chemical Formula

C44-H69-N-O12

Molecular Weight

804

Therapeutic Category

Immunosuppressant

Chemical Name

Immunosuppressant derived from Streptomyces tsukubaensis

Foreign Names

  • Tacrolimusum (Latin)
  • Tacrolimus (German)
  • Tacrolimus (French)
  • Tacrolimus (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Advagraf
    Astellas, Belgium; Astellas, Canada; Astellas, China; Astellas, Czech Republic; Astellas, Denmark; Astellas, Georgia; Astellas, Greece; Astellas, Hong Kong; Astellas, Hungary; Astellas, Iceland; Astellas, Netherlands; Astellas, Norway; Astellas, Poland; Astellas, Portugal; Astellas, Romania; Astellas, Slovakia; Astellas, Taiwan; Astellas Pharma, Switzerland; Astellas Pharma, Spain; Astellas Pharma, Italy; Astellas Pharma, Latvia; Astellas Pharma GmbH, Luxembourg; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Aristoderm
    Ariston, Argentina
  • Atolimus
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Capexion (veterinary use)
    Mylan, United Kingdom
  • Crolim
    Ranbaxy, India
  • Cromidin
    Royal Pharma, Chile
  • Effac
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Modigraf
    Astellas, Lithuania
  • Mustopic
    Systopic, India
  • Proalid
    Darier, Mexico
  • Prograf
    Al Hikma, Oman; Astellas, Austria; Astellas, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Astellas, Canada; Astellas, China; Astellas, Czech Republic; Astellas, Germany; Astellas, Denmark; Astellas, Finland; Astellas, Georgia; Astellas, Greece; Astellas, Hong Kong; Astellas, Hungary; Astellas, Indonesia; Astellas, Ireland; Astellas, Israel; Astellas, Iceland; Astellas, South Korea; Astellas, Norway; Astellas, Philippines; Astellas, Poland; Astellas, Portugal; Astellas, Romania; Astellas, Russian Federation; Astellas, Slovakia; Astellas, Thailand; Astellas, Turkey; Astellas, Taiwan; Astellas, United States; Astellas, Vietnam; Astellas, South Africa; Astellas Pharma, Switzerland; Astellas Pharma, Spain; Astellas Pharma, Italy; Astellas Pharma, Sweden; Gador, Argentina; Hikma, Tunisia; Janssen, Brazil; Janssen, Malaysia; Janssen, New Zealand; Janssen, Venezuela; Janssen-Cilag, Singapore; Pharma Investi, Chile; PharmaSwiss, Slovenia
  • Prograft
    Astellas, Belgium; Astellas, Netherlands; Astellas Pharma S.A., Luxembourg
  • Protopic
    Astellas, Canada; Astellas, China; Astellas, Georgia; Astellas, Greece; Astellas, Hong Kong; Astellas, Indonesia; Astellas, Lithuania; Astellas, Norway; Astellas, Romania; Astellas, Turkey; Astellas, Taiwan; Astellas, United States; Astellas Pharma, Switzerland; Astellas Pharma, Spain; Astellas Pharma, Latvia; Astellas/ Janssen-Cilag, Vietnam; Janssen, Malaysia; Janssen, Philippines; Janssen-Cilag, Indonesia; Janssen-Cilag, Singapore; Roche, Peru; Roche, Uruguay; Roche, Venezuela
  • Protopy
    Fujisawa, Latvia
  • Remus
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Seegraf
    Micro Labs, India
  • Susciter
    Aversi, Georgia
  • Tacni
    Teva, Bulgaria; Teva, Estonia; Teva, Sweden; Teva Pharmaceuticals, United Kingdom
  • Tacroderm
    Abbott, India
  • Tacrograf
    Biocon, India
  • Tacrokid (pediatric)
    Elder, India
  • Tacrol
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Tacroli
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Tacrolim
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Tacrolimus Accord
    Accord Healthcare, United States
  • Tacrolimus Actavis
    Actavis, Switzerland
  • Tacrolimus Dr. Reddy's
    Dr. Reddy's, United States
  • Tacrolimus Intas
    Accord Healthcare, Estonia
  • Tacrolimus Lek
    Sandoz, Georgia
  • Tacrolimus Mylan
    Mylan, United States
  • Tacrolimus Sandoz
    Sandoz, Switzerland; Sandoz, United States
  • Tacrolimus Watson
    Watson, United States
  • Tacrolimus
    Accord Healthcare, Malta
  • Tacrolimus-Teva
    Teva Pharma, Switzerland
  • Tacromus
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Tacroz
    Glenmark, India; Glenmark, Vietnam
  • Tagraf
    Panacea Biotech, Philippines
  • Takon
    Arrow, Malta
  • Taliximun
    Cinfa, Bulgaria
  • T-Inmun
    Biomedical, Chile; Mediderm, Chile; Mediderm, Peru
  • Traderma
    Serral, Mexico
  • Vingraf
    Emcure Pharma, Philippines
  • Adoport
    Sandoz, United Kingdom
  • Advagraf
    Astellas, Germany; Astellas, Finland; Astellas, France; Astellas, United Kingdom; Astellas, Ireland; Astellas, Lithuania; Astellas Pharma, Sweden; Astellas Pharma Europe, Austria
  • Framebin
    Pisa, Mexico
  • Graceptor
    Astellas Pharma, Japan
  • Limustin
    Landsteiner, Mexico
  • Modigraf
    Astellas, Germany; Astellas, France; Astellas, United Kingdom; Astellas Pharma, Latvia; Astellas Pharma, Sweden
  • Pangraf
    Panacea, Georgia
  • Prograf
    Astellas, Austria; Astellas, Bulgaria; Astellas, France; Astellas, United Kingdom; Astellas, Malta; Astellas, Serbia; Astellas Pharma, Japan; Astellas Pharma, Sweden; Janssen-Cilag, Colombia; P & D, Malta; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Prograft
    Astellas, Netherlands
  • Protopic
    Al Hikma, Oman; Astellas, Belgium; Astellas, Czech Republic; Astellas, Germany; Astellas, Denmark; Astellas, Finland; Astellas, France; Astellas, United Kingdom; Astellas, Hungary; Astellas, Ireland; Astellas, Israel; Astellas, Iceland; Astellas, South Korea; Astellas, Netherlands; Astellas, Poland; Astellas, Portugal; Astellas, South Africa; Astellas Pharma, Italy; Astellas Pharma, Japan; Astellas Pharma, Sweden; Astellas Pharma Europe, Austria; Fujisawa, Slovenia; Fujisawa, Slovakia; Janssen, Thailand; Roche, Argentina; Roche, Chile; Roche, Colombia; Roche, Ecuador; Roche, Mexico
  • Tacrobell
    Chong Kun Dang, South Korea
  • Tacrocel
    Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska)
  • Tacrocin
    Intas, Philippines
  • Tacrolimus Hexal
    Hexal, Germany
  • Tacrolimus Sandoz
    Sandoz, Austria; Sandoz, Australia; Sandoz, Sweden
  • Talymus
    Senju Seiyaku, Japan

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
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USANUnited States Adopted Name

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