(11) For pharmaceutical therapeu tics, topical sodium sulfacetamide
, metronidazole, and azelaic acid have been shown to be effective in rosacea.
Riga, "Preparation and physicochemical characterization of eudragit[R] RL100 Nanosuspension with potential for ocular delivery of Sulfacetamide
," Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.
For at least a decade, she's been using a prescription lotion called sulfacetamide
sodium to treat rosacea, a skin condition.
This finding might indicate that dermatologists are more comfortable prescribing a greater variety of medications for acne and rosacea, such as tazarotene, azelaic acid, and sulfacetamide
, while primary care physicians might stick to a narrower range of medicines, Mr.
Ten anti-infectives are available for topical treatment of eye infections (systemic concentrations if known): besifloxacin (Besivance) (0.43 ng/mL), ciprofloxacin (less than 2.5 ng/mL), gentamicin, gatifloxacin (Zymaxid) (less than 5 ng/mL), levofloxacin (Iquix) (10.9 ng/mL), moxifloxacin (Vigamox) (2.7 ng/mL), ofloxacin (1.9 ng/ mL), sulfacetamide
(Isopto Cetamide), and tobramycin.
and Famotidine were eluted in 13 min with retention times of 5.7 and 10 respectively.
, sulfanilamide, timolol maleate, glacial acetic acid, monobasic sodium phosphate, and phosphoric acid were purchased from Sigma-Aldrich.
Currently available hyperosmotic ointments include sodium chloride 5% (Muro-128, Bausch & Lomb), and sulfacetamide
10% (Bleph-10, AK-Sulf).
The most commonly used antiseptics include 3benzoyl peroxide (the most widely used one), azelaic acid and sodium sulfacetamide
. They also have mild comedolytic action.
del Rosso, "The use of sodium sulfacetamide
10%-sulfur 5% emollient foam in the treatment of acne vulgaris," Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, vol.
Twenty patients with blepharitis due to meibomian gland dysfunction were randomly assigned to receive 5% N-acetylcysteine (NAC) eyedrops or a topical steroid-antibiotic combination (0.1% betamethasone/10% sulfacetamide
sodium) 4 times per day for 1 month.