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Tazorac Patient assistance program

Is your Tazorac medication too expensive? Start receiving your medication for only $49 per month.*

Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Tazorac medication with our help.

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  • Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf
  • Secure: Your personal and medical information is safe with us
  • Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
  • Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf

NiceRx works with your healthcare provider to help you access affordable medications directly from U.S. pharmaceutical companies.

An introduction to NiceRx

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  • An introduction to NiceRx
  • Next steps after qualifying
  • Uploading documents and billing
  • SSN & billing information
  • Medication delivery time

How it works

  • Apply Online

    Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible.

  • Qualification

    NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free and you only pay our service fee.

  • Upload Documents

    You may be required to submit further information and documents required by the pharmaceutical company which can be securely uploaded online.

  • Application Created

    Your application is created and sent to your doctor for signature. At this stage, you will be billed $49 and will not be billed again until you receive your first medication delivery.

  • Receive Medication

    Your application is sent to the pharmaceutical company. You will be billed again once you receive your medication. We handle the entire ordering process including requesting ongoing refills.

Medically reviewed by  Jamie Winn, PharmD

Your monthly Tazorac cost savings if eligible

The Tazorac patient assistance program can provide your medication for free. We simply charge $49 per month for each medication to cover the cost of our services. With NiceRx, you will only pay $49 to obtain your Tazorac, regardless of the retail price.

Am I eligible for the Tazorac patient assistance program?

To find out if you are eligible for Tazorac assistance you can apply online using our enrollment application. Each pharmaceutical company sets its eligibility criteria, and we will review your application individually to determine if you may be eligible. The three main factors to consider are:

  • I am a permanent, legal resident of the United States or Puerto Rico
  • I am uninsured or my insurance doesn’t cover my medication
  • I meet certain income eligibility requirements

How do I apply for the Tazorac patient assistance program?

Our application process aims to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Tazorac patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our online enrollment application. We will ask you for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income as this information is required by the pharmaceutical companies. We may be able to help you apply for other patient assistance programs too, so be sure to tell us about any medications you are taking as well as Tazorac.

NiceRx will review your application and determine whether you may be eligible for Tazorac assistance. If so, we will handle the full enrollment process for you and prepare all required documents for your healthcare provider to sign. Once you are successfully enrolled in the Tazorac patient assistance program, we will help you manage your prescription refills by requesting refills on your behalf throughout your enrollment period. At the end of your enrollment period, we will contact you for updated information and seek to re-enroll you so you can continue to access affordable Tazorac.

Is NiceRx a Tazorac coupon provider?

NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Tazorac patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Tazorac samples. When obtaining your medication through NiceRx, you will only pay $49 a month per medication. This will likely save you more money than if you were to use Tazorac coupons, discount cards, or Tazorac copay cards.

Can NiceRx help me get Tazorac cheaper if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you if your insurance company will not pay for your Tazorac medication. We may also be able to help if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. Whether you have insurance or not, apply online using our enrollment application to find out more.

How much does Tazorac cost without insurance?

Tazorac prices without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Tazorac topical gel 0.05% typically costs $450 for 30 grams.

How much does Tazorac cost with insurance?

The copay for Tazorac will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Tazorac with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.

What is Tazorac?

Tazorac is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Allergan. Tazorac cream 0.05% and 0.1% is used to treat plaque psoriasis topically. Tazorac Cream 0.1% is used for the treatment of acne vulgaris.

What doses of Tazorac are available?

Tazorac is available in cream form, in the following doses: 0.05% and 0.1%.

Apply a thin layer to the affected area only once daily in the evening. If you are using Tazorac to treat acne, wash and dry the affected area(s). Wash your hands after applying. Wash the cream off areas you do not need to treat to prevent skin irritation. Do not apply to areas of skin affected by other skin conditions such as eczema as it may cause severe irritation. Do not get this medication in your eyes or mouth. If you are using a moisturizer cream or lotion, apply it at least an hour before applying this medication.

Tazorac may make your skin more sensitive to the sun. Limit your time in the sun, and avoid tanning beds and sunlamps. Use sunscreen and wear protective clothing when outdoors.

Always speak with your healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Tazorac active ingredients

Tazorac contains tazarotene, a retinoid, as the active ingredient.

Tazorac side effects

The most common side effects of Tazorac in clinical trials include:

  • Pruritus, erythema, and burning
  • Desquamation
  • Dry skin
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Eczema
  • Worsening of psoriasis
  • Skin pain, rash
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Blisters
  • Dryness and flaking, skin redness, sun sensitivity

In rare instances, Tazorac can cause more serious side effects. These can include:

  • Skin rash or cracking, discoloration or bleeding of the skin
  • Embryo-fetal toxicity – females of child-bearing potential should have a negative pregnancy test within 2 weeks before starting treatment and use a method of contraception during treatment
  • Photosensitivity and risk for sunburn – use with caution if you are also taking drugs known to be photosensitizers

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Tazorac against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Tazorac to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Tazorac drug interactions

Other drugs may interact with Tazorac, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medications including any supplements you are taking.

Tazorac contraindications

You should not use Tazorac if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient tazarotene
  • Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Tazorac
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – use effective birth control while you’re using Tazorac

Talk to your doctor before using Tazorac if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Tazorac
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Tazorac generic

Tazorac is the trademark brand name for tazarotene manufactured by Allergan. A generic version of tazarotene is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Tazorac savings through NiceRx.

*Qualifying persons may obtain medications directly from patient assistance programs without any out-of-pocket cost (or for less than $49 per medication). However, our monthly flat rate of just $49 per medication spares you the hassle of tracking down the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program.

Enrollees enjoy a full-service solution, as NiceRx assists them and their physicians with the entire process. We prepare all required documents for the physician to sign, help enrollees manage all prescription refills, monitor eligibility criteria, and maintain enrollment.

**If you do not receive medications because you were determined to be ineligible for the prescription assistance by the applicable pharmaceutical companies and you have a letter of denial, we will refund any fees you paid toward medications for which you did not qualify to receive prescription assistance (“Refund”).

To receive a refund, you must send the letter of denial to us by fax to 888-517-7444, or by e-mail to [email protected] within 30 days of your receipt of such letter. The Refund is your sole and exclusive remedy for any fees you may wish to dispute.

The content on this website is intended for information purposes only. It does not constitute medical advice. The information on this website should not be relied upon and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always speak to your doctor regarding the risks and benefits of any treatment.