TITLE

Study confirms benefits of metronidazole gel tx

AUTHOR(S)
Guttman, Cheryl
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Dermatology Times;Mar2005, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites a study which confirms benefits of metronidazole gel tx. Results of a large, nationwide, community-based phase 4 clinical trial reaffirm that metronidazole gel 0.75 percent (MetroGel, Galderma) safely and effectively treats rosacea while simultaneously improving quality of life for affected patients. The study, named the Clear trial, enrolled 612 males and females with mild to moderately severe papulopustular rosacea. Investigator determinations of efficacy included lesion counts, severity ratings of telangiectasia and erythema.
ACCESSION #
16407777

 

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