but mine is just teeny tiny little blood vessels under the skin. some days its more red than others (the "blush" look). i have been prescribed 2 different creams to use and nothing. does anybody know if oracea helps with the blood vessels or is it for cases with the red bumps? thanks for any feed back!
4 Nov 2009
Here is a good link about rosacea.
Oracea is a tetracycline antibiotic used to treat the inflammatory bumps and pimple-like blemishes. It works by reducing skin inflammation caused by rosacea.
See your doctor again if the creams are not helping.
- Oracea Information for Consumers
- Oracea Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Oracea (detailed)
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