Indications for RHOFADE:
Persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea.
≥18yrs: apply a pea-sized amount once daily in a thin layer to entire face (forehead, nose, each cheek, chin). Wash hands after use.
<18yrs: not established.
Not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use. Avoid eyes, lips, irritated skin, or open wounds. Severe or unstable/uncontrolled cardiovascular disease. Orthostatic hypotension. Uncontrolled hypertension or hypotension. Cerebral or coronary insufficiency. Raynaud's phenomenon. Thromboangiitis obliterans. Scleroderma. Sjögren's syndrome. Increased risk of angle closure glaucoma. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Caution with concomitant beta-blockers, antihypertensives, cardiac glycosides, alpha-1 receptor antagonists. Concomitant MAOIs may affect the metabolism and uptake of circulating amines; caution.
Application site reactions (eg, dermatitis, pruritus, erythema, pain), worsening inflammatory lesions of rosacea.
Generic Drug Availability:
Gel—30g, 60g (tube or pump)