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Dosing Information

There is only one standard recommended dose for this medication, regardless of your age or weight. As always, do not adjust this amount unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Tazorac Dosage for more information.)

Side Effects of Tazorac

Just like any medicine, Tazorac may cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
The most common side effects of this medication include:
  • Itching
  • Redness
  • Burning
  • Dry, peeling skin.
(Click Tazorac Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious problems you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions

Tazorac may potentially interact with a few medications (see Tazorac Drug Interactions).

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Using Tazorac?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this product if you have:
  • Eczema
  • A sunburn
  • Any allergies, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Tazorac Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
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