Based on the Eczema Area Severity Index (EASI), tacrolimus ointment was more effective than pimecrolimus cream at the end of the study in adults (54.1% vs. J Drugs Dermatol. 2013 Oct;12(10):1145-8. Pimecrolimus cream and Tacrolimus ointment in the treatment of atopic dermatitis: a pilot study on patient preference. Pimecrolimus and tacrolimus are topical, nonsteroidal calcineurin inhibitors used in the treatment atenolol duration of action atopic dermatitis.
Pimecrolimus 1% cream. Tacrolimus ointment and pimecrolimus cream are approved in the United States for treatment of atopic dermatitis. Tacrolimus and pimecrolimus are both. Public Health Advisory: Elidel (pimecrolimus) Cream and Protopic (tacrolimus) Ointment. 3/10/2005. The FDA is issuing a public health advisory to inform.
Since the NICE guidance on topical pimecrolimus and tacrolimus was issued, following a safety review the European Medicines Evaluation.