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How effective is Tazorac for Cystic acne (Acne)?

Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.6/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Tazorac (tazarotene) is for Cystic acne. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 16 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Tazorac

Tazorac (latest outcomes from 485 users) has active ingredients of tazarotene. It is often used in acne.

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Cystic acne

Cystic acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin)) (latest reports from 30,123 patients) can be treated by Accutane, Spironolactone, Minocycline Hydrochloride, Doxycycline Hyclate, Doxycycline, Solodyn.

Trend of Cystic acne reports

On Nov, 26, 2014: 16 people are studied for taking Tazorac in Cystic acne




Tazorac effectiveness for Cystic acne


Long term Tazorac effectiveness for Cystic acne

Tazorac effectiveness for Cystic acne (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall15352
Long term
(1+ years)
02122

Gender of people who take Tazorac for Cystic acne * :

FemaleMale
Cystic acne62.50%37.50%

Age of people who take Tazorac for Cystic acne * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cystic acne0.00%0.00%25.00%43.75%18.75%6.25%6.25%0.00%

Who find Tazorac more effective for Cystic acne?

Gender of people who find Tazorac more effective * :

FemaleMale
Cystic acne42.86%57.14%

Age of people who find Tazorac more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cystic acne0.00%0.00%28.57%57.14%0.00%14.29%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Depo provera overdose
    (Posted by a 47 year old woman who has Central Obesity, Obesity, Weight Gain, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, Vein Disorder, Milk Secretions, Libido Decreased, Infertility Female, Hair Loss, Bone Loss, Acne, Cellulite, Depression, and takes Depo-provera)
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.

  • Spironolactone caused meibomian gland dysfunction
    (Posted by a 42 year old woman who has Acne Rosacea, Acne, and takes Spironolactone)
    I started taking spironolactone to help with hormonal acne. I took 1 pill for 3 months without any noticeable problems. Then my dermatologist increased to 2X/day. Within 1 week the glands in my eyes (meibomian glands) completely clogged up and caused severe dry eye. I continued taking the spiron ...

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  • A study of side effects of Minocycline Hydrochloride for a patient with Acne. The patient has Hodgkin's Disease Nodular Sclerosis Stage Iv (cancer originating from white blood cells- stage iv), Acne (skin problems that cause pimples)
    Comments: I started taking Minocycline to treat my moderate acne on my cheeks. After about three weeks, I started feeling swollen lymph nodes and I thought it was normal for it is a possible side effect. As it continuously got worse, I went to the doctor to get checked about 1 1/2 months after I started the t ...
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    Comments: I took solodyn twice and had the exact same reaction, first time ended up in the ER being told it was a virus, the next time was thought was an allergic reaction to solodyn Symptoms happen within an hour of taking the meds
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    Comments: I am lebanese and i am 17 years old.I started curacne in mid octobre(2013) and got diagnosed with diabetes type 1 in decembre( and i am now living with it. I believe curacne caused it. Did it cause it and is there a way to reverse it or i am stuck with it for all my life?
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