Tazorac

Active Ingredient(s): Tazarotene
FDA Approved: * June 13, 1997
Pharm Company: * ALLERGAN
Category: Skin Care

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



Tazorac Overview

Tazarotene (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 w...

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cream ## , I was told Eterna 27 was the bSam cream available. This was in Modeling School in San Francisco, back in the 70's. At the time I had oily skin, and didn't use it. Now I use Tazorac, a strond retinoid prescription cream, which leaves my skin dry and peeling at times. I bought some E-27, because it's no longer going to be discontinued, and I love the way my skin drinks up the moisture. What exactly is so good about this cream? Is it the active ingredient, Progenten? If so, what is in it...???

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Tazarotene
  • Aerosol, Foam: 0.1%
  • Cream: 0.05%, 0.1%, 0.10%
  • Foam: 0.1%
  • Gel: 0.05%, 0.1%, 0.10%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tazorac: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0023-0042 Tazorac 1 mg/g Cutaneous Gel by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-3090 Tazorac 1 mg/g Cutaneous Gel by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-3091 Tazorac .5 mg/g Cutaneous Gel by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-8335 Tazorac .5 mg/g Cutaneous Gel by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-9155 Tazorac .5 mg/g Cutaneous Cream by Allergan, Inc.
  • 0023-9156 Tazorac 1 mg/g Cutaneous Cream by Allergan, Inc.
  • 54868-4456 Tazorac 1 mg/g Oral Gel by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Tazarotene or a similar ingredient: (2 results)






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