tazarotene

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tazarotene

n tazaroteno
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The products include Aczone, Tazorac, Azelex and Cordran Tape, as well as sarecycline, a new chemical entity currently under FDA review for the treatment of acne.
The acquired portfolio includes a NCE and four key mature and growth brands: Aczone (dapsone), Tazorac (tazarotene), Azelex (azelaic acid) and Cordran Tape (fludroxycortide).
has completed its acquisition of products from US-based Allergan's US Medical Dermatology unit, including Aczone (dapsone), Tazorac (tazarotene), Azelex (azelaic acid) and Cordran Tape (flurandrenolide), the company said.
Target: Dermatology products, including Aczone (dapsone), Tazorac (tazarotene), Azelex (azelaic acid) and Cordran Tape (flurandrenolide)
Under the terms of the agreement, Almirall SA has acquired Aczone (dapsone), Tazorac (tazarotene), Azelex (azelaic acid) and Cordran Tape (flurandrenolide) as well as sarecycline, a New Chemical Entity (NCE) currently under US FDA review for approval in the treatment of acne.
The products include Aczone (dapsone), Tazorac (tazarotene), Azelex (azelaic acid) and Cordran Tape (flurandrenolide).
ALLERGAN'S ACNE PORTFOLIO: Tazorac and Aczone are current acne treatments in Allergan's portfolio.
Surgically, stretch marks can be treated with dermabrasion, chemical peels or laser surgery; nonsurgical methods include using various lotions and creams, such as prescription Retin-A or Tazorac gels or creams, which stimulate collagen to help improve the appearance of stretch marks over time.
Tazarotene (Tazorac) is approved by the Food and Drug Administration as a 0.05% and 0.1% cream or gel for psoriasis and as a 0.1% cream or gel for acne.
* Avoid prescription retinoids (e.g., Renova, Retin-A, Differin, Tazorac, and generic tretinoin) and over-the-counter products with retinol.
Current ones used in the United States are adapalene (Differin), tazarotene (Tazorac and Avage) and tretinoin (Retin-A and others).
"With Tazorac [tazarotene, another newer-generation topical retinoid], because it's so irritating, we've actually realized that if you put moisturizer on before the Tazorac, it actually slows the [drug's] absorption and softens the blow so you get less irritation," he noted.