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When Rosacea Resists Standard Therapies

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"As you’re already aware, standard FDA-approved therapies for rosacea include topical preparations: metronidazole, clindamycin, azelaic acid, sulfur, sodium sulfacetamide and oral medications: tetracycline, doxycycline and minocycline. As all dermatologists know, these therapies sometimes do not work, so an awareness of off-label uses of other medication groups and approaches is useful to avoid treatment failure, patient frustration and dermatologist exasperation. I will focus on four groups and approaches: retinoids, anti-parasitic agents, Helicobacter pylori treatment and second-generation macrolides."

When Rosacea Resists Standard Therapies, the dermatologist

This is an old article, written in 2008, which doesn't even mention the gold standard of treatment for rosacea, but you may find it helpful if you haven't heard of any of these treatments. These treatments are mentioned in the category: 

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There are other options or alternatives  also reported using oral ivermectin and metronidazole, other prescriptionssecondary therapy, the ZZ Creamdemodex treatments,  probiotics (probiotic therapy), or a growing list of non prescription or over the counter treatments (our affiliate store). 

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