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A 44-year-old member asked:

Can i use both finacea and azelex (azelaic acid) interchangeably if i have rosacea?

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Dr. Bradford Patt
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Rosacea treatment: Both finacea and Azelex (azelaic acid) are the same medication Azelaic Acid in different concentrations and formulations. I would recommend only taking one or the other at a time for treatment of rosacea.
Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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