Generic Equivalent of Tazorac

TypeDrug NameDosagePrice from 
drug typeTazarotene0.05 %/20 gm$51.99
drug typeTazarotene0.1 %/20 gm$50.99

Tazorac Information

reviewed by reviwer portrait Dr. Bolanle Aina, Pharmacist on 1/26/2022 10:22:27 AM.
Buy Tazorac Cream 0.1 %/30 gm
* The product images are for reference only. Generic equivalents may also be supplied by alternate manufacturers.

How and Where to Buy Tazorac Online?

Placing your online order for Tazorac cream is simple. As long as you have a valid prescription from your doctor, you can order it right here on, check out How To Order. We also have pharmacy technicians who would be happy to assist you, should you like to speak with someone about the medication. Simply dial 1-866-485-7979.

Are there Alternative Names for the Brand and Generic Tazorac?

Tazorac cream is the brand name drug manufactured by Allergan and the generic equivalent is called tazarotene topical.

What Dosages and Forms is Tazorac available in?

At Canadian Pharmacy World, we carry only the brand name cream, Tazorac comes in Canada. It’s available in the following dosages: 0.05% / 30 gm and the 0.1% / 30 gm dose.

What is Tazorac used for?

Tazorac is a topical cream used to treat psoriasis or acne. It works by affecting the growth of skin cells, and is a retinoid product, similar to Vitamin A. This medicine helps the skin renew itself more quickly and may even reduce wrinkles, dark patches, and texture of the skin in adults and children over 17 years old.

What are the Possible Side Effects of Tazorac?

Most medications will come with side effects. Before deciding if Tazorac is right for you, take a closer look at what you might expect.

Here are some of the most common side effects that come with taking Tazorac:
• Dry, scaly, or peeling skin;
• Skin redness or burning;
• Itching or other irritation at the treatment site

Contact your doctor immediately and ask them if you should stop taking Tazorac, especially if you experience any of the following side effects:
• Severe skin irritation (burning, itching, stinging);
• Severe redness or discomfort;
• Swelling, warmth, oozing, or other signs of skin infection

Stop taking Tazorac and seek help if you have any signs of allergic reaction, which includes:
• Hives;
• Difficulty breathing;
• Swelling of your lips, face, tongue, and/or throat

Are there any Precautions and Drug interactions of Tazorac?

You should not use the Tazorac if you’re allergic to tazarotene topical or if you’re pregnant, or thinking of becoming pregnant.

Be sure to talk to your doctor to determine if Tazorac is safe for you, particularly if you have or have had the following:
• Eczema;
• Sunburn;
• Other skin conditions;
• Personal or family history of skin cancer;
• Lentigo Maligna;
• History of allergic reaction to a skin product;
• Sensitivity to sunlight;
• Taken antibiotics or other medicines that make your skin more sensitive to light
• Work outdoors

Some medications can have side effects with Tazorac. We’re not able to show all the possible interactions, but here are the most notable products and medications known to interact with Tazorac:
• Vitamin A products;
• Hair perming solutions;
• Skin products with a strong drying effect;
• Skin products with alcohol, lime, or other spices;
• Soap or shampoos that are medicated or abrasive;
• Benzoyl peroxide acne medicine

Be sure to talk to your doctor if you are using the above medication, and those you start or stop while on Tazorac.

Tazorac Storage and Safety Information

Store Tazorac at room temperature away from extreme heat, light, and moisture.

Avoid getting Tazorac in your eyes, mouth, or genitals. If it does happen, rinse immediately with water.

Do not use this medicine if you are pregnant or nursing, as it may cause birth defects or cause harm to an unborn infant. Tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant while using this medication.

Do not use this medication on sunburned, windburned, dry, chapped, irritated, or otherwise broken skin. Wait until these conditions fully heal before use.

If you use a benzoyl peroxide acne medicine, do not use them at the same time. Instead, vary when you use them – for example one in the morning, and the other in the evening.

Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or tanning beds, as it may make you burn more easily.

Children under 17 should not use this medicine without expressed medical conscent.

Seek emergency help or call Poison Control at 1-800-463-5060 immediately if someone has swallowed this medicine.

Keep out of the reach of children.

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The drug information provided here is only a summary and does not contain all the list of possible side effects and drug interactions regarding this medication. Be sure to contact your doctor or pharmacist if you have any specific question or concern. If you require any advice or information about the drugs on this page, a medical condition or treatment advice, you should always speak to a healthcare professional.

Please note that not all products, including any referenced in this page, are shipped by our affiliated Canadian Pharmacy. We are affiliated with other dispensaries that ship product to our customers from the following jurisdictions: Canada, Singapore, New Zealand, Turkey, Mauritius, India, and United Kingdom. The items in your order maybe shipped from any of the above jurisdictions. The products are sourced from various countries as well as those listed above. Rest assured, we only affiliate with our authorized dispensaries that procure product through reliable sources.

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