David Pascoe

David Pascoe started the Rosacea Support Group in October 1998.

Minocycline 100mg is better than Oracea

Minocycline 100mg is better than Oracea

A study just published in the British Journal of Dermatology has shown that Minocycline 100mg a day is as good, and by some measures is a better treatment for the papules and pustules of rosacea compared to the 40mg a day  doxyxcycline treatment Oracea. Minocycline as a treatment for rosacea is relatively unknown, with a lack […]

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Soolantra works for a red face too

Soolantra works for a red face too

Some recent research into the effectiveness of Soolantra has found that in addition to being proven (again) as a treatment for the papules and pustules of rosacea, it is also showing to be effective for the redness of rosacea. Soolantra (1% Ivermectin cream) is a recently approved topical treatment, officially for the papules and pustules […]

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Rosacea is linked to migraines in women

Rosacea is linked to migraines in women

A just published paper has found a statistical link between rosacea and migraines. Specifically, the research has found that female rosacea sufferers over the age of 50 had a `significantly higher prevalence and risk of incident migraine’. So what might we learn about treating both rosacea and migraines from this research? The takeaways from this […]

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Dermata DMT 210 works for redness and bumps of rosacea

Written by on September 29, 2016 in clinical trials, New Rosacea Treatments with 3 Comments
Dermata DMT 210 works for redness and bumps of rosacea

A press release today highlighting a new drug, based on Arazine, that is claimed to help both the redness and papules and pustules of rosacea through its ability to down regulate G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) signaling. The company developing DMT 210, Dermata, is releasing results from their phase 1 trials, and are looking to commence phase 2 trials […]

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Probiotics and Oracea for Scalp Rosacea

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 […]

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