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What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you forget to take your dose, simply skip it and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose, and do not apply tazarotene in the morning.

Storage Information

Tazarotene should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children and pets.

Can I Buy Generic Tazarotene?

At this time, this medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Avage and Generic Tazorac for more information).

Who Makes Tazarotene?

Both Tazorac and Avage are made by Allergan, Inc.

Available Strengths

Tazarotene comes in the following strengths and forms:
  • Tazorac 0.05% gel and cream (approved to treat psoriasis only)
  • Tazorac 0.1% gel and cream (approved to treat acne and psoriasis)
  • Avage 0.1% cream (approved to improve signs of sun damage).
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