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A 27-year-old female asked:

Can roaccutane be effective for rosacea? is it safe?

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Dr. David Lortscher
Dermatology 14 years experience
Not commonly: There are case reports of this being effective, but there are other more proven treatments that I would recommend ahead of isotretinoin (which comes with side effects). Laser is well established, Mirvaso is new and effective, and ivermectin is experimental but promising.
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