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Finacea 15% gel is a topical agent which kills bacteria associated with causing rosacea - a condition characterised by a facial rash, spots, flushing and bloodshot eyes.
The gel contains azelaic acid which inhibits the growth of keratinocytes (cells found on the skin) and kills bacteria on the surface of the skin.
Azelaic acid also referred to as a chemical exfoliator, though it is gentler on the skin than other medicines of this class.
While Azelaic acid is found in a number of over-the-counter treatments for acne and rosacea, Finacea 15% gel is not available to buy over the counter. However, you can buy Finacea 15% gel online from Prescription Doctor following an online consultation with our doctor.
You may notice a difference after just 4 weeks of treatment with Finacea. If no improvements is seen after a month of use, contact your doctor.
Rosacea is a skin condition which causes redness and inflammation on various areas of the face, such as the cheeks and nose. The rash may cause irritation such as a stinging or burning sensation.
It can be difficult to determine what triggers rosacea to flare up in some people, as any number of factors could be to blame. Once a trigger is known, it can be avoided to prevent a flare up from happening in the future.
Triggers of rosacea may include:
Identifying potential triggers of your rosacea can help you to manage your condition more effectively. Speak to your doctor about what might be causing your rosacea to flare up.
Moreover, rosacea affects people differently. Some people may experience a rash on the cheeks while other's may experience acne-like breakouts on the chin. Depending on where your rosacea develops and how it appears has resulted in different types of rosacea being identified.
There are 4 main types of rosacea.
Erythematotelangiectatic rosacea is characterised by flushing, redness of the skin and blood vessels becoming visible.
Papulopustular rosacea causes breakouts similar to acne. Skin often appears red and swollen.
Phymatous rosacea thickens the skin and causes it to have a bumpy texture.
Ocular rosacea affects the skin around the eyes. Eyelids appear swollen and may cause a sty-like lump. Eyes can also be red and irritated.
No matter where rosacea affects you, you should speak to your doctor about your condition and discuss possible treatments. There are a number of treatments available for rosacea, allowing you to find the one which works for you.
There is currently no cure for the condition, but there are a number of treatments which have been proven to reduce the signs and symptoms of rosacea.
There may also be changes you can make to your lifestyle or skincare routine which can prevent unnecessary aggravation of your skin, such as switching skincare products to ones designed for sensitive skin, avoiding make-up and possibly adjusting your diet to consume less foods which might trigger your rosacea.
Azelaic acid, the active ingredient of Finacea works in two ways to combat rosacea. It is often effective against papulopustular rosacea.
Firstly, azelaic acid inhibits the growth of keratin cells on the surface of the skin. These cells often block pores and contribute to the development of papules and postules (spots) on the surface of the skin.
Azelaic acid also works as an antibiotic, killing bacteria called Priopionebacterium acnes. This bacterium feed on sebum in the pores of the skin and excrete chemicals which cause inflammation and reddening of the surrounding tissues.
Together, the two actions of Finacea work to combat the root cause of rosacea.
Finacea is a long-term treatment and should be taken regularly. Your doctor will advise you how long you will need to take Finacea for.
For the treatment of rosacea, Finacea should be applied to the affected area twice a day - once in the morning and once in the evening. For best results, use the treatment at the same time each day.
Before applying Finacea, thoroughly wash the area of application with warm water and a mild soap.
Pat dry the area before applying Finacea gel.
Apply a pea-sized amount of Finacea gel to the face and massage into the affected area. Avoid contact with your eyes.
Always wash your hands after using Finacea 15% gel.
It's important to use Finacea as prescribed by your doctor.
If you get some Finacea gel in your eyes, rinse your eyes with water. If you experience prolonged irritation after rinsing the product out of your eyes, seek immediate medical attention.
All medications carry the risk of side effects. Educating yourself on the side effects associated with the medication you are taking is imperative to your safety during the course of your treatment.
Very common side effects (may affect more than 1 in 10 people):
Common side effects (may affect up to 1 in 10 people):
Uncommon side effects (may affect up to 1 in 100 people):
This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Further information regarding the safety of Finacea, including a complete list of side effects can be found within the patient information leaflet enclosed with your medicine.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your doctor before taking Finacea as it may not be suitable for you.
Do not use Finacea if you are allergic to azelaic acid or any of the other ingredients listed in the patient information leaflet.
Signs of an allergic reaction include:
Always seek your doctor's advice before you buy Finacea online from Prescription Doctor.
Please inform our prescriber of all medications you are currently taking, including those prescribed by your doctor, bought over the counter from a pharmacy, as well as health and herbal supplements.
Do not use Finacea 15% gel past the expiry date printed on the packaging. The date refers to the last day of the month.
Never throw away medicine via household or water waste. Take any unwanted or expired medication to your local pharmacy and ask them to dispose of it safely on your behalf.
Always store Finacea out of sight and reach from children and pets.
Never share your medicine with anybody else, even if they are experiencing the same symptoms as you or have been diagnosed with the same condition as you.
If you forget to use Finacea when you should, use it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dosage, in which case you should skip the missed dose and use Finacea again at the usual time. Do not use more Finacea to make up for the missed dose.
If you accidentally apply too much Finacea gel, wipe away any excess with a clean tissue and discard of it safely. Using more Finacea 15% gel than you should will not clear your rosacea faster, but may increase your risk of side effects.
Finacea should affect your ability to drive or operate machinery. If you notice dizziness or visual disturbances after using Finacea, avoid such activities until you feel that it is safe for you to resume them.
Finacea is unlikely to be affected by the consumption of alcohol. However, if your rosacea is triggered or exacerbated by consuming alcohol, you should avoid or limit alcohol consumption while using Finacea.
There are no known interactions between Finacea and contraceptive pills, including the morning after pill. If you are concerned about a medicine reducing the efficacy of your contraceptive, speak to your doctor or a pharmacist.
Yes, you can use make-up while using Finacea gel. Apply Finacea first and allow the area to dry before applying make-up.
If you have rosacea, you may want to use cosmetic products which do not exacerbate your symptoms. Look for products intended for sensitive ski
For men, shaving can pose a significant threat to their rosacea, potentially worsening their symptoms.
It may be more suitable for men to use electric razors instead of normal razors to reduce the level of irritation on the skin.
You may also avoid shaving creams, lotions and aftershave products which may irritate your skin. Instead, use shaving products which are suitable for sensitive skin types and use a moisturiser or balm after shaving to soothe the skin.
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