Were you looking for information about Azelex? Azalex is a common misspelling of Azelex.
Azelex® (azelaic acid cream) is approved for the treatment of mild-to-moderate inflammatory acne in adults and children as young as 12 years old. This prescription medication comes in the form of a skin cream that is applied to the affected area twice daily. This medicine is believed to have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties, and may also help control the growth of skin cells. Possible side effects include itching, burning, and stinging.
(Click Azelex for more information on how this medicated skin cream works, a more complete list of potential side effects to look out for, and important things to tell your healthcare provider before starting treatment. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)