Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

tazorac cream or gel

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Same medicine but...: Gels in general are a bit stronger than their cream counterparts of the same medicine. So if you have a medicine that is working and then the effects ... Read More
1
1 comment

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
27 years experience Family Medicine
0.1%: Highest concentration of Retin-A available is 0.1%. Whether you want cream, lotion, or gel depends on how oily your skin is: cream will dry it out lea ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Gel is stronger than cream, as is ointment. The progression from weakest to strongest is cream, ointment, gel. Be aware that you may also have more ir ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Gilbert
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Both Effective: Use a gel if you have oily skin. Gels have an alcohol base and tend to dry out your skin. Use a cream if you have dry skin. Darker skin also does ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
See dermatologist: This may be a reaction to something applied to it, maybe not infection. DOES IT ITCH?? Throw away the neosporin. It is not only useless against infect ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satish Sundar
33 years experience Pediatrics
NOt toxic: May not work as effectively. I would get a refill.
A female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
On line: You can get medications from a Canadian pharmacy. They will ask you to mail or fax a copy of your prescription from your doctor.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience Pediatrics
Acne: Give a few wks. Then speak with your Dr for other options. Good luck
1
1 thank
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
The only...: ...Significant side effect from tazorac, (tazarotene) in my experience, is dryness and irritation. Wait an hour after washing your face, to allow norm ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Acne cream: Tazorac cream is used for treating psoriasis or acne. It is not approved for use in plantar warts. Follow up with doctor for exam, diagnosis and pro ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month