"The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved oxymetazoline hydrochloride 1% cream (Rhofade, Allergan) for the topical treatment of persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea in adults.
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METROGEL® (metronidazole) is indicated for the topical treatment of inflammatory lesions of rosacea.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Apply and rub in a thin film of METROGEL (metronidazole) once daily to affected area(s).
A gentle cleanser may be used before the application of METROGEL (metronidazole) .
Cosmetics may be applied after the application of METROGEL (metronidazole) .
Not for oral, ophthalmic or intravaginal use.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Gel, 1%. Clear, colorless to pale yellow gel.
Storage And Handling
METROGEL® (metronidazole) is supplied as follows:
60 gram tube – NDC 0299-3820-60
Storage Conditions: Store at controlled room temperature: 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F), excursions permitted between 15° and 30°C (59° and 86°F).
Manufactured by: Galderma Production Canada Inc. Baie d'Urfé, QC, H9X 3S4 Canada. Made in Canada. Marketed by: Galderma Laboratories, L.P. Fort Worth, Texas 76177 USAThis monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/15/2016
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