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does metrogel help with rosacea

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Shire
39 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Not vary: In my experience Metrogel has not been effective in improving rosacea.

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Shire
39 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
It depends.: Metrogel is not very effective.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience Dermatology
Metronidazole: There is no real difference between any of the Metronidazole topical products. In my practice, i prescribe the generic form of mitronidazole cream a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Same active: Same active ingredient. It is dependent on your individual response and preference.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience Dermatology
Retin-A for rosacea: Although Metronidazole and azaleic acid are the most commonly used products for rosacea, neither agent is particularly effective. If you wish to try ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Vote for metrogel: I believe the gel has the best penetration
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
The Same Medication: Topical Metronidazole is an effective treatment for rosacea. If your skin is sensitive and dry, use the cream; if your complexion is oily, use the ge ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Difficult: No known cure for rosacea. Try to identify and avoid possible triggers, which will reduce flare-ups. By keeping a diary to identify the specific trig ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
FDA: Category B: This means that animal reproduction studies have not demonstrated a risk to the fetus but it also means that the studies are limited with a lack of tr ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Rosacea: Beyond metrogel and sulfa there are other methods to help with rosacea including chemical peels and laser/ipl. Speak to your dermatologist about deali ... Read More
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