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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Weissenbacher, S; Merkl, J; Hildebrandt, B; Wollenberg, A; Braeutigam, M; Ring, J; Hofmann, H 
Title:
Pimecrolimus cream 1% for papulopustular rosacea: a randomized vehicle-controlled double-blind trial. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Rosacea remains difficult to treat, despite many therapeutic options. OBJECTIVES: To investigate the effect of pimecrolimus cream 1% (Elidel; Novartis Pharma, Nuremberg, Germany) in the treatment of papulopustular rosacea. METHODS: Forty patients with rosacea (25 men and 15 women, mean age 58 years) were enrolled in a randomized, vehicle-controlled, double-blind study. For 4-8 weeks, patients applied pimecrolimus cream or vehicle twice daily to the involved areas on the face. Rosace...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Br J Dermatol 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
156 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
728-32 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0007-0963 
TUM Institution:
r Dermatologie und Allergologie