Mirvaso Gel (Brimonidine 0.33%)

Mirvaso is the new FDA approved treatment from Galderma that was previously known as Sansrosa, CD07805/47 and Col-118. Mirvaso is the only topical treatment officially approved for the relief of the red face of rosacea. Mirvaso is Brimonidine Topical Gel 0.33% and is available in 30g and 45g tubes, on prescription only. It is used once per day and can last as long as 12 hours.

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Waiting for Azultro, Afrin users beware

Rosacea sufferers learnt recently that Allergan’s Oxymetazoline based topical (likely to be called Azultro) has been submitted for FDA approval and could be approved in the first half of 2017. For those wanting to try this claimed gentler-than-Mirvaso treatment for a red face, waiting for another year can seem like an eternity. If you are […]

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Mirvaso Gel Pump – for those who don’t like a tube?

Following in the footsteps of making Metrogel 1% available in a pump, Galderma has announced that Mirvaso Gel is now available in a pump dispenser. Previously Galderma has claimed the benefits of a pump over a tube include –  better looking dispenser, minimizing waste, easier compliance with prescribing instructions and “facilitating product handling”. Galderma Press […]

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Mirvaso works for Lupus, Dermatomyositis and Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris

The off label use for Mirvaso gel is becoming better documented with the publication of a recent paper suggesting that Mirvaso was well tolerated by and offered good benefits to sufferers of Systemic Lupus, Dermatomyositis and Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris. These conditions share a symptom – erythema, that is the appearance of a red face. Only 3 patients […]

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Mirvaso as indicator of sun damage redness

A novel clinical use for Mirvaso has been proposed by an article in the Australasian Journal of Dermatology. Researchers are suggesting that Mirvaso can been used to differentiate between the redness associated with rosacea and the redness of sun damaged skin. If the redness improves after application of Mirvaso then sun damage can be eliminated […]

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What a “sponsored” post looks like

Bloggers sometimes write sponsored posts about a topic that they may or may not be interested in. If you have never seen what a sponsored post might look like, I have linked to one below. This post highlights Mirvaso and Soolantra, seeking to promote these products through the voice of a blogger and user of […]

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