TOC | Derm
Acne Rosacea Images
Characteristic lesions include symmetrically distrubuted papules & pustules
on the nose & cheeks.
Telangictasias & flushing are commonly associated findings but they donot respond to medical therapy.
Tetracycline 250-500 mg bid for at least 4-8 weeks
Metrogel or cream twice daily or Sulfur & Sodium Sulfacetamide (sulfacet, Novacet)
KP Drmatology for Adult Primary Care Booklet May 2000