TAZRET FORTE 0.1%CREAM 15GM

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TAZ0012
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Manufacturer : GLE-GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS L
Composition : TAZAROTENE-0.1% W/W
Dose Form : CREAM
Description : TAZRET FORTE 15GRM 0.1%CREAM
Route Of Administration : TOPICAL
Pack : 1

Drug Ingredient Information

TAZAROTENE-0.1% W/W

TAZAROTENE

Information for patients
Drug Information TAZAROTENE is a drug for the treatment of psoriasis. It is applied to the skin. TAZAROTENE is used for the treatment of mild to moderate plaque psoriasis (the most common form of psoriasis) if only small areas are to be treated and only up to 10% of the body surface area are affected. This is approximately equivalent to the area of skin on one arm.
Drug Alert
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Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug - if you are hypersensitive (allergic) to tazarotene or any of the other ingredients of TAZAROTENE , - if you are pregnant or breast-feeding or if you are considering becoming pregnant, - in children under 18 years of age, - for the treatment of psoriasis with pus discharge (psoriasis pustulosa) or psoriasis with increased scale formation (exfoliative psoriasis), - on the face, - on the hair-covered scalp, - in moist, hair-covered areas such as armpits, groin etc., - under tightly secluded bandages (occlusive bandages) or in combination with other drugs for psoriasis that are for external use (including shampoos with coal tar).
Drug Special Care - Do not apply TAZAROTENE on more than 10% of the total surface of the body (which is approximately equivalent to the area of the skin on one arm). - Do only apply TAZAROTENE to affected areas of skin. Application of TAZAROTENE to healthy, eczematous or inflamed skin may cause irritation. - In case of psoriasis lesions on the hands, you should be extra careful not to get any on the face or in the eyes. In case of accidental contact with the eyes, rinse generously with lots of water. - Avoid excessive exposure to UV rays (sun, solarium, PUVA therapy or UVB. therapy) during the treatment.
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Simultaneous use of other preparations on the skin should be avoided if these have a pronounced drying effect. This applies to certain medicines (e.g. disinfectants) and also cosmetics (e.g. soaps and shampoos). Nevertheless, if such products are applied, it is advisable to leave a one hour interval before and after application of TAZAROTENE . Coal tar shampoos should also be avoided.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction TAZAROTENE should not be taken during pregnancy, breast-feeding (because this medicine passes into breast milk) and in women who are considering becoming pregnant. Animal studies have revealed damage to the unborn baby. Women of child-bearing age should be informed of the potential risk and adopt adequate contraceptive measures when treated with TAZAROTENE . If you discover you are pregnant during treatment, stop application of this medicine and consult your doctor immediately.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction TAZAROTENE should not be taken during pregnancy, breast-feeding (because this medicine passes into breast milk) and in women who are considering becoming pregnant. Animal studies have revealed damage to the unborn baby. Women of child-bearing age should be informed of the potential risk and adopt adequate contraceptive measures when treated with TAZAROTENE . If you discover you are pregnant during treatment, stop application of this medicine and consult your doctor immediately.
Drug Machinery Interaction Treatment with TAZAROTENE has no known effect on the ability to drive or use machinery.
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info no data available
Drug quanitty Children The safety and efficacy of TAZAROTENE has not been verified for treatment of patients under 18 years of age. Elderly Patients There are no special warnings for elderly patients.
Drug Dose Always take TAZAROTENE exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. TAZAROTENE is available in two different concentrations: 0.05% and 0.1% . Your doctor will prescribe the concentration best suited to your symptoms. Dosage and duration of use Apply TAZAROTENE once daily (evenings) in a thin film to the affected areas. Treatment usually lasts for up to 3 months. Clinical experience, particularly concerning tolerance, has been documented over a period of up to 12 months. Method of application • Use the tip of the cap to break the seal. • Dry your skin well after bathing or showering, before applying TAZAROTENE . • Only apply TAZAROTENE to the affected skin areas. The use of TAZAROTENE on healthy, eczematous or inflamed skin should be avoided, as this may cause irritations (itching, redness, inflammation). • Not more than 10% of the body surface should be treated (this is approximately equivalent to the surface of the skin of the arm). • Do not cover areas to be treated with dressings or bandages. • Please wash your hands after applying the , unless your hands themselves are being treated. Do not get the in your eyes. • In cases of very dry skin or skin irritations, it is recommended to apply an inert fatty ointment base to the affected skin areas at least one hour before using TAZAROTENE , in order to improve tolerance and/or to apply zinc ointment to the healthy skin surrounding the psoriasis plaques. • Note that you should not use skin care products or cosmetics within one hour before or after applying TAZAROTENE . Nevertheless, if such products are used, make sure these preparations have been fully absorbed by the skin before application of TAZAROTENE . • In case of skin irritation, treatment with TAZAROTENE should be discontinued. Seek advice from the dermatologist or doctor who is treating you.
Excess Drug Consumption Overdoses to the skin can cause redness, scaling and discomfort. If TAZAROTENE is swallowed accidentally, symptoms such as those associated with excessive vitamin A intake may develop. These include severe headache, vomiting, tiredness, irritability and itchy skin. It can be expected, however, that these symptoms will subside. If these symptoms persist please contact your doctor. TAZAROTENE is intended for once daily external application only. More frequent application will not provide faster or better results.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you forget a dose of TAZAROTENE do not try to make up for a forgotten dose. Return to your normal application schedule once a day (in the evening).
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop the drug untill your doctor says you to do so.
Possible Side Effects
General Information itchy skin, burning sensation on the skin, redness and irritation
Common Drug Side Effects scaling, non-specific skin rash, skin inflammation (contact dermatitis) caused by a reaction to certain substances, painful skin and exacerbation of the psoriasis, stinging, inflamed and dry skin The frequency of these undesirable effects appears to depend on the dose and the duration of the treatment. The more concentrated (0.1%) may cause skin irritation more frequently than the less concentrated (0.05%), especially during the first 4 weeks of treatment. After applying TAZAROTENE , some people notice a feeling of itching, burning or stinging of the affected skin areas. This sensation may lessen as your skin gets used to the medication. Contact your doctor if the irritation becomes troublesome. Furthermore skin discoloration may occur.
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Drug Side Effects Symptoms no data available
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep out of the reach and sight of children.Do not use TAZAROTENE after the expiry date which is stated on the crimped end of the tube and on the carton. Keep the tube tightly closed between applications. Do not use any remaining after 6 months from when the pack was first opened. Do not store TAZAROTENE at temperatures above 30 °C. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

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