Real-World Efficacy of Azelaic Acid 15% Gel for the Reduction of Inflammatory Lesions of Rosacea

Paul J. Wirth, MD; Meagan-Helen Henderson Berg; Neil Sadick, MD, FAAD, FAACS, FACP, FACPh


Skin Therapy Letter. 2017;22(6):5-7. 

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This study confirms the benefits of azelaic acid 15% gel for the management of mild to moderate PPR in a real-world setting. Treatment with azelaic acid 15% gel applied twice daily to the face was associated with a significant reduction in inflammatory lesions and elicited an effect that persisted beyond the active treatment phase.