What are the most effective treatments for acne rosacea?
In addition to the old standbys (doxycycline, tetracycline, and topical metronidazole),
other drugs that may be effective for acne rosacea include isotretinoin and topical ivermectin. Topical brimonidine reduces redness temporarily. (LOE = 1a)
van Zuuren EJ, Fedorowicz Z. Interventions for rosacea: abridged updated Cochrane systematic review including GRADE assessments. Br J Dermatol 2015;173(3):651-662.