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Rosac (Sodium Sulfacetamide / Sulfur) - Summary



Each gram of Rosac® Cream With Sunscreens contains 100 mg of sodium sulfacetamide and 50 mg of sulfur in a cream base.

Rosac Cream With Sunscreens is indicated in the topical control of acne vulgaris, acne rosacea and seborrheic dermatitis.

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Media Articles Related to Rosac (Sodium Sulfacetamide / Sulfur)

Source: MedicineNet Helicobacter Pylori Specialty [2014.06.05]
Title: Rosacea
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/5/2014 12:00:00 AM

FDA Approves 1st Topical Gel to Ease Redness of Rosacea
Source: MedicineNet brimonidine Specialty [2013.08.28]
Title: FDA Approves 1st Topical Gel to Ease Redness of Rosacea
Category: Health News
Created: 8/27/2013 12:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 8/28/2013 12:00:00 AM

Rosacea Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet adapalene Specialty [2011.11.07]
Title: Rosacea Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 10/7/2011 3:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/7/2011 5:12:55 PM

Picture of Rosacea 1
Source: MedicineNet metronidazole cream Specialty [2010.01.05]
Title: Picture of Rosacea 1
Category: Images
Created: 1/5/2010 3:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 1/5/2010 3:54:17 PM

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Published Studies Related to Rosac (Sodium Sulfacetamide / Sulfur)

Combination sodium sulfacetamide 10% and sulfur 5% cream with sunscreens versus metronidazole 0.75% cream for rosacea. [2005.06]
Topical metronidazole and combination sodium sulfacetamide and sulfur commonly are used to treat rosacea. Recently, the relative efficacy and safety of sodium sulfacetamide 10% and sulfur 5% cream with sunscreens (Rosac Cream) (n = 75) and metronidazole 0.75% cream (Metrocream) (n = 77) were compared in an investigator-blinded, randomized, parallel-group study at 6 sites...

Topical rosacea therapy: the importance of vehicles for efficacy, tolerability and compliance. [2011.06]
Many topical medications are available for the treatment of papulopustular rosacea. While treatments contain metronidazole, azelaic acid, or sodium sulfacetamide-sulfur as the active ingredient, the composition of the vehicle formulations varies widely... This review will focus on the key components of the vehicles from the most commonly used topical therapies for papulopustular rosacea and how vehicle formulations influence the delivery of active ingredient, skin barrier repair, tolerability and compliance.

Effectiveness and safety of doxycycline 40 mg (30-mg immediate-release and 10-mg delayed-release beads) once daily as add-on therapy to existing topical regimens for the treatment of papulopustular rosacea: results from a community-based trial. [2010.11]
Rosacea is a prevalent inflammatory skin disorder that affects approximately 16 million individuals in the United States. Although its exact etiology is unknown, basic science, histologic evidence, and clinical evidence suggest that it is inflammatory in nature... Thus the 40-mg formulation of doxycycline proved to be effective and well-tolerated in a real-world setting in participants with rosacea who were receiving topical therapy but still experiencing symptoms.

The multifunctionality of 10% sodium sulfacetamide, 5% sulfur emollient foam in the treatment of inflammatory facial dermatoses. [2010.03]
Prior to 1962, some of the most versatile drugs in dermatology were approved by the U.S...

Updates on the pathophysiology and management of acne rosacea. [2009.09]
There are many options for the treatment of acne rosacea, including topical and systemic therapies, laser and light-based therapies, and surgical procedures. A classification system for rosacea identifies 4 subtypes (ie, erythematotelangiectatic, papulopustular, phymatous, and ocular), which may help guide therapeutic decision making...

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