Tazarotene OverviewTazarotene (marketed as Tazorac, Avage, Zorac, and Fabior) is a third-generation prescription topical retinoid sold as a cream, gel, or foam. Tazarotene is a member of the acetylenic class of retinoids. This medication is approved for treatment of psoriasis, acne, and sun damaged skin (photodamage). It is commonly sold in two concentrations: 0.05% and 0.1%. Contents 1 Mechanism of action 2 Side effects 3 Uses 4 Synthesis 5 Notes Mechanism of action Tazarotene is a retinoid prodrug whi...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Aerosol, Foam: 0.1%
- Cream: 0.05%, 0.1%, 0.10%, 1%
- Foam: 0.1%
- Gel: 0.05%, 0.1%, 0.10%
- Lotion: 0.045%
NDC Database Records for Tazarotene: (9 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0023-9236 Avage 1 mg/g Cutaneous Cream by Allergan, Inc.
- 0168-0454 Tazarotene 1 mg/g Topical Cream by Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- 0168-0455 Tazarotene Cream Cream 1 mg/g Topical Cream by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- 0713-0670 Tazarotene 1 mg/g Topical Cream by G&w Laboratories, Inc.
- 0713-0764 Tazarotene 1 mg/g Topical Cream by Cosette Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- 51672-1373 Tazarotene 1 mg/g Topical Cream by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
- 51672-1374 Tazarotene 1 mg/g Topical Cream by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
- 60758-556 Tazarotene .5 mg/g Topical Cream by Pacific Pharma, Inc.
- 60758-561 Tazarotene 1 mg/g Topical Cream by Pacific Pharma, Inc.
Other drugs which contain Tazarotene or a similar ingredient: (5 results)
- ARAZLO Tazarotene
- FABIOR Tazarotene
- TAZORAC Tazarotene1 discussion
- DUOBRII Halobetasol Propionate + Tazarotene
- HALOBETASOL PROPIONATE + TAZAROTENE