Finacea Gel containing the medication azelaic acid, is used to reduce and clear the inflamed bumps, lesions, and swelling caused by rosacea. Rosacea is a skin disease that causes redness, flushing, and pimples on the face. Finacea Gel may also be prescribed to treat acne but may take several weeks before you see a visible difference.
Finacea Gel works to treat rosacea by decreasing the swelling and redness of the skin. It works to treat acne by killing the bacteria that infect pores and by decreasing production of keratin, a natural substance that can lead to the development of acne. It may take several weeks to see the full effects of this medication.
Always read the patient information and instructions carefully before using this medication.
Make sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Also be aware that:
Common side-effects may include but are not limited to:
Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following side-effects:
Q: What is the generic alternative to Finacea Gel?
A: There is currently no therapeutically equivalent generic alternative to Finacea Gel. However, through buying with us, you can still save up to 90% on the cost of your medication.
Q: What is the strength of Finacea Gel?
A: Finacea Gel comes in a strength of 15%.
Q: Can I wear make-up while using Finacea Gel?
A: You may apply make-up to your face after the medication is dry.