acne rosacea


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acne rosacea

[′ak·nē rō′zā·shə]
(medicine)
A form of acne occurring in older persons and seen as reddened inflamed areas on the forehead, nose, and cheeks.
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WASHINGTON -- Oral azithromycin produced "moderate to marked" improvement in acne rosacea without causing the gastrointestinal side effects typical of other macrolide antibiotics, Dr.
A recent study examining the therapeutic effects of topical vitamin C on patients with acne rosacea revealed that Cellex-C's patented ingredient complex proved to be beneficial in reducing skin's redness from rosacea and improving skin tone.
WASHINGTON -- Oral azithromycin produced "moderate to marked" improvement in acne rosacea patients without causing the gastrointestinal side effects typical of other macrolide antibiotics, Dr.
The hospital doctor told me that I had acne rosacea and told me I needed to be on antibiotics for a long time.
This patent covers the use of sub-antimicrobial doses of tetracyclines, including Oracea, for the treatment of acne and acne rosacea.
Acne rosacea tends to affect middle-aged men and women and is often first noticed as redness over the nose and cheeks, which is more evident when the person is stressed, embarrassed or has eaten a spicy meal or drunk alcohol (which is why acne rosacea is thought, incorrectly, to be caused by heavy drinking).
Quite often there are pimples and occasionally pustules, which led to the name acne rosacea which means, literally, red acne.
Herbalists regularly treat acne rosacea and I would suggest a consultation rather than self-medication.
I HAVE been diagnosed as suffering from a skin condition on my face called acne rosacea for which my doctor has prescribed a six-month course of antibiotics.
Senetek PLC (OTCBB: SNTKY), a life sciences product development company targeting the science of aging, has initiated clinical trials of its Pyratine 6 compound (PRK 124) for Acne Rosacea after evaluating positive results from a comparison of separate clinical trials of Pyratine 6 and Kinetin, Senetek's original anti-aging active ingredient.
SEVERE blushing is the main symptom of acne rosacea, a type of skin inflammation affecting the face.
Q MY brother is 65 and has had Acne Rosacea for 15 years.