Topical tacrolimus ointment may induce skin tags in treated patients.

@article{Sand2003TopicalTO,
  title={Topical tacrolimus ointment may induce skin tags in treated patients.},
  author={C. van de Sand},
  journal={Acta dermato-venereologica},
  year={2003},
  volume={83 4},
  pages={317}
}
Sir, Tacrolimus onitment for the treatment of atopic dermatitis has recently received marketing approval under the trade name Protopic. According to the approved summary of product characteristics the known local side effects include: burning sensation, itching and erythema, folliculitis, acneiform eruption and eczema herpeticum. In addition, flushing or skin irritation may occur after intake of alcohol. We have seen that patients develop multiple skin tags on the neck and femoral folds during… CONTINUE READING