Elidel Cream (Pimecrolimus) is a steroid-free prescription medication for many people-including children as young as 2 – who have mild or moderate atopic dermatitis (eczema). It relieves the uncomfortable symptoms of eczema, and soothes the irritations.
Elidel (Pimecrolimus) is a topical cream used to treat mild-to-moderate eczema (atopic dermatitis). Elidel medication is prescribed in people who have not responded well to other eczema medications. Elidel belongs to a class of drugs known as topical calcineurin inhibitors.