Soolantra (Ivermectin Cream 1%)

Soolantra 1% Ivermectin Cream is for the lumps and bumps of rosacea. Although the actual way that Ivermectin works for rosacea is unknown it is thought to have anti-demodex and anti-inflammatory effects. Soolantra has been shown to be more effective than Metrogel 0.75% against the papules and pustules of rosacea.

Soolantra is prescription only, is to be used once per day and is available in tubes of 30g, 45g and 60g. Use a pea sized amount for each area of the face (forehead, chin, nose, each cheek).

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Recent Rosacea Blog Posts

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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Perrigo to trial Ivermectin cream vs. Soolantra

A clinical trial has been listed that will compare an Ivermectin based cream made by Perrigo Company to a `reference’ Ivermectin product. The reference product described as a “FDA approved product to treat the inflammatory lesions of rosacea” so will be Soolantra. Perrigo might not be a well known brand – it promotes itself as; Quality […]

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Soolantra more expensive than Finacea, but better, apparently

A study has been released that headlines a result that even though Soolantra costs more than Finacea, overall it is actually cheaper than Finacea. The study uses a complicated formula to deduce that even though Soolantra sells for more per tube than Finacea, the overall cost versus the benefit you receive shows that Soolantra is […]

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Soolantra listed at $275 a tube

A recently published paper that seeks to compare the long term, shall we say, `total cost’ of Soolantra, Finacea and Metrogel 0.75%, has given us a window into official listed prices for these prescription items. The following table is from this paper – Cost-Effectiveness of Ivermectin 1% Cream in Adults with Papulopustular Rosacea in the United […]

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Soolantra in Australia featured on Channel 9 News

We first learnt that Soolantra was available in Australia in November 2015. Australians have been telling us that Soolantra is a private prescription and will cost around $56 for 30gm tube. It appears that Galderma was able to convince Channel 9 News in Australia to cover the availability of Soolantra downunder. Today Channel 9 aired a 2 minute story highlighting […]

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