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  1. Thread: Soolantra

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    Oh, wow. Well, that explains why it's not being...

    Oh, wow. Well, that explains why it's not being manufactured as a generic anymore. As for the Teva 45 gram tube, I have drug coverage in my medical plan and I was paying $5 per tube. The price for...
  2. Thread: Soolantra

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    Generic Soolantra?

    I have been using the Teva generic form of Soolantra 1% for about a year now. I went for my refill and the pharmacy said that its manufacturer (Teva) says that is currently unavailable. Has anybody...
  3. Thread: Soolantra

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    It helped reduce the frequency and duration of my...

    It helped reduce the frequency and duration of my flushes. The best way for me to end flushing is to put ice cold water on my face and keep on replacing it until the flushing stops. You don't have...
  4. Thread: Soolantra

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    I only use Soolantra, and I used the discount...

    I only use Soolantra, and I used the discount card until the program ended at the end of June 2016.
  5. Thread: Soolantra

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    Galderma Labs does have a patient assistance...

    Galderma Labs does have a patient assistance program for lower cost Soolantra. See this link:

    http://www.rxassist.org/pap-info/company-detail?CmpId=144
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    Are you sure that the doctor didn't say Cerave...

    Are you sure that the doctor didn't say Cerave Facial Moisturizing Lotion (which comes in an AM and a PM version)? The cream is really for the hands and body, the lotions are for the face.

    Also,...
  7. Thread: Soolantra

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    No, Cigna didn't provide an explanation, and I...

    No, Cigna didn't provide an explanation, and I didn't bother asking. I was actually very surprised that they even covered it initially.

    As long as I use Soolantra, I only have subtype 1. ...
  8. Thread: Soolantra

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    I've found Soolantra so incredibly helpful that...

    I've found Soolantra so incredibly helpful that I'm changing insurance companies just to ensure that I get continue to get it. Cigna is removing Soolantra from its formulary, and when I called, I...
  9. Thread: Soolantra Help

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    I can only help you with one of your questions: ...

    I can only help you with one of your questions: according to my derm, Soolantra does NOT affect flushing. It is limited to clearing up your face by killing demodex.
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    The sales woman matched my skin tone -- I just...

    The sales woman matched my skin tone -- I just went in without any makeup on and she did the match that way. The Double Wear foundation is supposed to cover the redness, so it's OK if you're...
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    I have had very good success with Estee Lauder...

    I have had very good success with Estee Lauder Double-Wear Stay in Place foundations. They look natural (as long as you don't put too much on) and don't look cakey or "fall off your face" later in...
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    Like you, I have had eczema for many years before...

    Like you, I have had eczema for many years before I developed rosacea. Have you tried the new Neosporin Eczema Essentials Daily Moisturizing Cream? I tried based on what posters here said about it,...
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    I asked my dermatologist about weather extremes,...

    I asked my dermatologist about weather extremes, and she felt that hot, humid weather was better overall for skin disorders than cold, dry weather, mostly because higher humidity levels help topical...
  14. I wonder if theatrical/TV makeup would be best...

    I wonder if theatrical/TV makeup would be best for men, as it's designed to not show on the face. Maybe you can contact a company that produces it and ask for samples.
  15. Thread: Soolantra

    by Fantine
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    The majority of skin conditions take weeks to...

    The majority of skin conditions take weeks to heal, and rosacea is no different. My eczema takes up to three months to fully heal. I've been using Soolantra since March 16, and I'm VERY happy with...
  16. Thread: Supplements

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    I eat an occasional hamburger, but otherwise do...

    I eat an occasional hamburger, but otherwise do not eat any red meat (this was true well before I got rosacea). My internist told me that as long as I took a multivitamin each day, I should be fine...
  17. You should all submit written complaints about...

    You should all submit written complaints about these "doctors" to the medical boards that license them. Unprofessional and unethical to touch patients with dirty bare hands and treat them without...
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    I use moisturizer on my face after the Soolantra...

    I use moisturizer on my face after the Soolantra both day and night. My dermatologist has always emphasized that any topical treatment works best when your face is moisturized. Right now, I am...
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    I have been using the Soolantra cream for about...

    I have been using the Soolantra cream for about five or six weeks now and I frankly think it's been extremely helpful in clearing up all of the bumps on my face. I use it in the morning after I wash...
  20. I usually put the yellow primer on all over. ...

    I usually put the yellow primer on all over. Just use a thin film; it won't look yellow that way.

    I thought that Clinique discontinued the yellow powder. I'll have to look for it again.

    Ask...
  21. Under the Double Wear foundation, I wear...

    Under the Double Wear foundation, I wear Clinique's Superprimer in yellow. If I need to, on top of the foundation, I use Estee Lauder Double Wear High Cover Concealer, which comes in several tones...
  22. I think that you may have to move from drugstore...

    I think that you may have to move from drugstore makeup to department store makeup. I used to use Neutrogena Healthy Skin Enhancer, which is a sheer tinted sunscreen/moisturizer. Now, with rosacea,...
  23. Thread: Soolantra???

    by Fantine
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    I've been applying the Soolantra in the morning...

    I've been applying the Soolantra in the morning (6:30 am) because I then don't remove my makeup and the medication until 9 or 10 at night, so I'm wearing it the majority of the day. After I shower...
  24. Thread: Flushing

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    For me at least, rosacea flushes can last hours,...

    For me at least, rosacea flushes can last hours, which is not true for flushing from exercising or embarrassment, which fades quickly. And with rosacea flushes, I get edema in my skin, with enlarged...
  25. Thread: Soolantra???

    by Fantine
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    Update: I initially started to use the Soolantra...

    Update: I initially started to use the Soolantra cream by itself, and that led to an almost immediate uptick in bumps. So, I started using the Soolantra in the morning, and Metrocream at night. ...
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