NAME :- TAZAROTENE
IUPAC NAME :- ethyl 6-[2-(4,4-dimethyl-3,4-dihydro-2H-1-benzothiopyran-6-yl)ethynyl]pyridine-3-carboxylate
CAS NO. :- 118292-40-3
FORMULA :- C21H21NO2S
SYNONYMS :- Zorac;Tazorac;agn190168;TAZAROTENE;Tazorac/zorac;Tazarotene(Avage);Tazarotene 99% Min;6-[2-(3,4-Dihydro-4,4-diMethyl-2H-1-benzothiopyran-6-yl)ethynyl]-;ethyl 6-[2-(4,4-dimethylthiochroman-6-yl)ethynyl]pyridine-3-carboxylate;3-pyridinecarboxylicacid,6-((3,4-dihydro-4,4-dimethyl-2h-1-benzothiopyran-6-y
APPLICATION :- Used to treat psoriasis, acne and sun damaged skin.
DESCRIPTION :- Tazarotene (marketed as Tazorac®, Avage® and Zorac®) is a prescription topical retinoid sold as a cream or gel. This medication is approved for treatment of psoriasis, acne, and sun damaged skin (photodamage).