What is tazarotene gel?

Tazarotene gel is a topical retinoid medication used to treat skin conditions on the face and on up to 20% of the skin. The gel form of Tazorac is prescribed to treat stable plaque psoriasis on up to 20% of the body surface and to treat mild to moderate facial acne. Tazarotene is a derivative of vitamin A and works by regulating cell reproduction.

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