David Pascoe

David Pascoe started the Rosacea Support Group in October 1998.

Zileuton disappoints for acne relief, rosacea hopes dashed also ?

Written by on August 4, 2005 in Acne Treatments with 1 Comment

Zileuton has been hyped and hoped as the first real breakthrough drug to treat rosacea in over a decade. Zyflo (Zileuton) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1996 for the treatment of asthma in patients 12 and older. Recent clinical trials have tried to measure its effectiveness in treating acne. […]

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Oracea User Reviews

Oracea User Reviews

Periostat (20 mgs doxycycline hyclate) has been helpful to some rosacea sufferers. Originally developed to combat periodontal disease (gum disease), periostat was approved by the FDA in 1998. Recently the FDA approved the introduction of generic periostat equivalents. Ivax Pharmaceuticals and CorePharma are now free to sell their generic equivalents of Periostat. Oracea is a […]

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1 percent metrogel from galderma

Written by on August 1, 2005 in Galderma, Metrogel 1%, Rosacea Topicals with 2 Comments

Not that this is all that exciting, but those (in the U.S.) without access to the Noritate 1% Metronidazole, can now get Metrogel in 1% strength. Metrogel (and its companions metrocream and metrolotion) was previously available with 0.75% metronidazole. Metrogel is a bit of a engima for rosacea sufferers. It is by far the most […]

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Welcome Rosacea Expert Dr. Soldo

Written by on July 31, 2005 in research with 1 Comment

All of in the rosacea community would like to welcome Dr. Nicholas Soldo to the Rosacea Support Group. Dr. Soldo is an official trainer for Lumenis Corporation, the makers of the promising Lumenis One – which is touted as the newest and most effective IPL treatment for treating rosacea and red faces. Also, he is […]

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New Rosacea Search Engine

Written by on July 31, 2005 in To Be Filed with 0 Comments

Thanks to Warren for putting this together, and for hosting a huge index. You can now search many online rosacea web sites in one spot. Previously searching for information about rosacea was a bit haphazard. Now you can go to one spot to search when you want to read up on low dose accutane, lumenis […]

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