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Pimecrolimus

Elidel Cream is used as a second-line therapy for the short-term treatment of atopic dermatitis. It is meant for those who are not immunocompromised and who have failed to respond to other topical treatments. 

Full prescribing information is available at:

http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?id=5125

Check out Wikipedia for more user-friendly information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elidel 

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Joe Graedon is a pharmacologist who has dedicated his career to making drug information understandable to consumers. His best-selling book, The People’s Pharmacy, was published in 1976 and led to a syndicated newspaper column, syndicated public radio show and web site. In 2006, Long Island University awarded him an honorary doctorate as “one of the country's leading drug experts for the consumer.” .
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