Azelex

Active Ingredient(s): Azelaic Acid
FDA Approved: * September 13, 1995
Pharm Company: * ALLERGAN
Category: Rosacea

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Azelex Overview

Azelaic acid (AzA) is an organic compound with the formula HOOC(CH2)7COOH.[3] This saturated dicarboxylic acid exists as a white powder. It is found in wheat, rye, and barley. It is a precursor to diverse industrial products including polymers and plasticizers, as well as being a component of a number of hair and skin conditioners.[4] AzA inhibits tyrosinase. Contents 1 Production 2 Biological function 3 Applications 3.1 Polymers and related materials 3.2 Me...

Read more Azelex Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Azelaic_acid

Recent Azelex Forums:

Be the first to start a discussion about this drug.

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Azelaic Acid
  • Aerosol, Foam: 15%
  • Cream: 20%
  • Emulsion, Aerosol Foam: 15%
  • Gel: 15%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Azelex: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0023-8694 Azelex .2 g/g Cutaneous Cream by Allergan, Inc.
  • 16110-869 Azelex .2 g/g Cutaneous Cream by Almirall, LLC
  • 54868-4442 Azelex .2 g/g Cutaneous Cream by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Azelaic Acid or a similar ingredient: (3 results)