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Old 08-28-2007, 06:53 PM   #1
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Ocular Rosacea Acutane?

Has anyone has any success with acutane in treating Ocular Rosacea?
I've been on Doxicycline for almost 2 years.It gives me some relief.
I thought maybe the acutane would dry up the discharge but if it overly dries out the eyes, it could make it worse.

 
Old 09-19-2007, 01:50 PM   #2
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Re: Ocular Rosacea Acutane?

I got dry eye from taking Accutane 2.5 years ago and still ot this day have the problem. I have heard it can be used to treat ocular rosacea, but be very cautious if you already have dry eyes!!

 
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