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FINACEA
Rosacea
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Drug Name:

FINACEA Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Azelaic acid 15%; aqueous gel; contains propylene glycol.

Company:
Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for FINACEA:

Mild-to-moderate rosacea.

Adult:

Wash and dry skin. Massage thin layer gently into affected areas twice daily (AM & PM). May apply cosmetics after gel dries.

Children:

Not established.

Warnings/Precautions:

Monitor patients with dark complexions for hypopigmentation. Discontinue if sensitivity or severe irritation develops. Avoid eyes, mouth, other mucous membranes, occlusive dressings, topical alcoholic products, abrasives, peeling agents. Reevaluate if no improvement after 12 weeks of treatment. Foam: flammable. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.

See Also:

FINACEA FOAM

Pharmacological Class:

Antibacterial/antikeratinizing agent.

Adverse Reactions:

Burning, stinging, tingling, pruritus, scaling, dry skin, xerosis, erythema, irritation, edema, contact dermatitis, acne; worsening of asthma; foam: also application site pain.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Gel—50g tubes; Foam—50g cans

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