Tazorac Gel is a prescription medication that is used to treat psoriasis and acne. Tazorac Gel contains a retinoid related to vitamin A called tazarotene. Tazarotene works by affecting skin cell growth and helping the skin to renew itself quicker. Tazorac Gel can improve your skin texture and appearance.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Tazorac Gel include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of tazarotene:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Tazorac Gel?
If you miss a dose of Tazorac Gel, you should apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What else is Tazorac Gel called?
Tazorac Gel is also known as Zorac Gel internationally. Zorac Gel is the same brand name medication with a different name internationally and is not a generic alternative medication.