Azelex

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CVS PHARMACY Retail

$629.99

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14%

$540.16 With Free Coupon
GIANT EAGLE PHARMACY Retail

$659.90

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17%

$547.44 With Free Coupon
WALGREENS Retail

$629.99

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12%

$555.95 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10961
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 01353
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10960
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 06733
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 01589
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10892
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 04783
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10956
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY 10942
$556.33 With Free Coupon
RITE AID PHARMACY
$556.33 With Free Coupon
WALMART PHARMACY Retail

$629.99

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10%

$564.92 With Free Coupon
PERIGON PHARMACY 360
$578.31 With Free Coupon
JEFFREYS DRUG STORE, MEDICINE SHOPPE 1962
$579.71 With Free Coupon
CANONSBURG GEN DISCHARGE
$579.71 With Free Coupon
SPARTAN PHARMACY
$579.71 With Free Coupon
ASTI'S SOUTH HILLS PHARMACY
$579.71 With Free Coupon
LEBANON SHOPS PHARMACY
$579.71 With Free Coupon
THE MEDICINE SHOPPE PHARMACY
$579.71 With Free Coupon
SOLLON PHARMACY
$586.37 With Free Coupon
WASHINGTON CARE PHARMACY
$586.37 With Free Coupon
WASHINGTON HOSPITAL PHARMACY
$586.37 With Free Coupon
Azelex

Drug Info for azelex

Azelaic acid gel and foam is used to clear the bumps, lesions, and swelling caused by rosacea (a skin disease that causes redness, flushing, and pimples on the face). Azelaic acid cream is used to treat the pimples and swelling caused by acne. Azelaic acid is in a class of medications called dicarboxylic acids. It works to treat rosacea by decreasing the swelling and redness of the skin. It works to treat acne by killing the bacteria that infect pores and by decreasing production of keratin, a natural substance that can lead to the development of acne.

  • Azelex
  • Finacea
  • On the skin

Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to use. Do not use more than directed.

This medicine is for use only on your skin. Do not get any of it into your eyes, nose, mouth, or vagina. Rinse it off right away if it does get on these areas.

Topical application routeWash your hands with soap and water before and after you use this medicine.

Wash the affected skin with mild soap or a cleansing lotion that does not contain soap. Gently pat dry with a soft towel.

Foam: Shake the can well before each use.The foam is flammable. Avoid fire, flame, and smoking when you apply the medicine and right after it is applied.

Topical application routeApply a thin layer of the medicine to the affected area. Rub it in gently.

Foam or gel: You may apply cosmetics after the medicine has dried.

Topical application routeDo not cover the treated area with a bandage unless directed by your doctor.

Missed dose: Topical application routeApply a dose as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then and apply a regular dose. Do not apply extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.

Store the medicine at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze.

Foam: Do not store the can at temperatures above 49 degrees C (120 degrees F). Do not poke holes in the can or throw it into a fire, even if it is empty. Throw away any unused medicine 8 weeks after you use it for the first time.

Gel: Throw away the pump 8 weeks after opening.

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use it if you had an allergic reaction to azelaic acid or propylene glycol.

Call your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they get worse.

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have an asthma.

This medicine may cause skin reactions, including hypopigmentation (lightening of the skin color).

Topical application routeDo not use this medicine to treat a skin problem your doctor has not examined.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

Do not use skin care products that contain alcohol, peel off (including masks), or are abrasive while you are using this medicine.

Avoid spicy foods, hot foods and drinks (including coffee, tea), and alcoholic beverages.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Increased skin redness
  • Red, sore eyes
  • Severe skin swelling, itching, burning, peeling, or stinging
  • Mild skin burning, stinging, tingling, dryness, or itching
  • Changes in skin color where the medicine is applied
Frequently Asked Questions

Azelex is an anti-acne antibacterial medication used to treat patients with acne and rosacea. It works by killing the bacteria that cause acne.

Similar brand-name drugs to Azelex available on the market in the U.S. include Finacea and Finacea Plus. Consult with your doctor for more information about these drugs and to determine the best treatment for you.

The average Azelex price without insurance is $517 for a 30 grams tube of 20% topical cream. Prices vary depending on dosage, supply needed, and pharmacy location.

Azelex is a brand-name of Azelaic Acid. You can use our free Azelex discount card to reduce the cost of this drug by up to 80% when you purchase this medication at a participating local pharmacy.

Azelex topical cream is only available in 20% strength. Follow your doctor's instructions for dosage and use of this medication.

There are several ways to save on Azelex. There is not an Azelex manufacturer coupon available at this time, but HealthWell Foundation Copay Program is a Patient Assistance Program that assists eligible patients with access to medications such as Azelex. You can also use our free coupon. Our customers typically find that they save more by using our OptionRx savings card.