What is Tazret (Tazarotene) used for?
Tazret (Tazarotene) is an acne treatment which works by unclogging pores and promoting the peeling of skin in areas affected by acne. The active ingredient is a type of retinoid. Other uses for this cream include reducing fine lines and dark or light spots on the face, and being used to treat psoriasis.
How should I use Tazret (Tazarotene)?
Tazret (Tazarotene) should be applied to the area requiring treatment, usually once per day, just before going to bed, or as directed by your physician. You should ensure that your face is clean and dry before you apply this cream. Patients should always wash their hands after applying this cream.
What are the side effects of Tazret (Tazarotene)?
Patients using Tazret (Tazarotene) may notice:
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Tazret (Tazarotene). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.