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Who should NOT use Rhofade

Who should NOT use Rhofade

Written by on January 24, 2017 in research with 5 Comments

RHOFADE has just been approved by the FDA and some of the information that is typically included in the RHOFADE Prescribing Information is now available. The PI for a prescription treatment includes a list of pre-existing medical conditions that might preclude one from using this treatment, and a list of possible adverse reactions. All treatments […]

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Probiotics and Oracea for Scalp Rosacea

This paper details a rosacea sufferer who suffered from rosacea lesions on his scalp, and was successfully treated with 8 weeks of Oracea and twice daily probiotics. The rosacea extended to a lesser extent to his cheeks and nose, and he also suffered from blepharitis and conjuctivitis. The patient ceased Oracea, but continuted with the […]

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Rosacea tracking app needs testing

Rosacea tracking app needs testing

Written by on August 18, 2016 in research with 0 Comments

Davis Buls is looking for rosacea sufferers who are willing to help him test his rosacea app. The app allows tracking of rosacea state, food, stress and exercise levels, with the idea that rosacea triggers can be easily identified. In order to use the app, you will need a (free) FitBit account, but don’t have […]

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More reports on Botox for redness and flushing

A 2015 paper details 2 patients with severe flushing and redness being treated with injections of Botox. The first patient had suffered 2 years of flushing and erythema triggered by heat, sun exposure, stress, spicy food and cosmetics. The second patient had suffered from 3 years of redness and flushing. Both had tried a series of […]

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Trial to chase how Soolantra works

A clinical trial supported by Galderma is to be conducted at UCSD to determine via changes in inflammatory markers, how Ivermectin works to relieve rosacea symptoms. After 12 weeks participants will be examined to determine changes in serine protease activity and expression of cathelicidin (LL-37) mRNA. Any changes found in these inflammatory markers will be correlated […]

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