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Tazorac Gel treats certain skin conditions, including psoriasis and acne. It helps the skin to renew itself more quickly and may improve the appearance and texture of the skin.
While on Tazorac Gel, read your pharmacist's patient information leaflet, if available, before you start using and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Tazorac Gel is for use on the skin only. Apply this medication to the skin as directed by your doctor, usually once daily at bedtime. Wash and dry your hands before applying the medication. Wash your hands after applying unless you are treating your hands for psoriasis. If this medication accidentally gets on areas you do not need to treat, wash it off to help prevent skin irritation. Do not apply this medication to skin that is cut, scraped, sunburned, or affected by certain other skin conditions (eczema, seborrheic dermatitis). Avoid getting this medication in your eyes, mouth, or on your eyelids or lips. If this happens, rinse right away with plenty of cool water.
If you are using a product for treating psoriasis, apply a thin film to cover only the psoriatic plaques. If a moisturizer is used, apply it at least an hour before applying this medication. If a bath or shower is taken before application, make sure the skin is dry before applying.
Do not cover, bandage, or wrap the affected area(s). Do not apply this medication to normal, healthy skin.
Before using Tazorac Gel, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially for: other skin conditions and allergies.
You may become more sun-sensitive if you use Tazorac Gel. Keep sun exposure to a minimum. Avoid using sunlamps and tanning booths. When outdoors, always wear protective gear and sunscreen.
While using this product, refrain from utilizing chemical depilatories, waxing, or electrolysis on the treated regions.
Women who may become pregnant should not take this medication since it is absorbed through the skin and could harm an unborn child.
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction to Tazorac Gel: hives, difficulty breathing, swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Common Tazorac Gel side effects may include:
These are not a complete list of side effects, and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
Is Tazorac gel the same as Retin-A?
No, Tazorac gel and Retin-A are not the same, but they belong to the same class or group of drugs known as retinoids.
Does Tazorac gel help with acne scars?
Tazorac gel does NOT have acne scar treatment.
Tazorac Cream vs. Gel: What's the difference?
The most obvious difference between Tazorac cream and Tazorac gel is how the formulation looks and how it feels on the skin. Tazorac cream contains oil, so it can be more soothing on the skin if the skin is dry, but Tazorac gel may be preferable if your skin is oily.
What are Tazorac Gel side effects?
You can experience itchiness, redness, irritation, burning or stinging, scaling dry skin, or soreness at the application site.