What Is A Steroid Rosacea?

March 12 23:08 2019 Print This Article

It is defined as a disorder in which there is an unknown caused by the use of steroids. It can occur due to the use of systemic or topical. It occurs due to the use of acne by the steroids.

What are the causes of steroid rosacea?

It includes the use of a topical steroid which is used mainly on the face. The topical steroids have different strengths. The class one is the most potent while the class seven is most weak. Almost all types of steroids can lead to rosacea. It is mainly an inflammatory lesion which has pustules, papules as well as cysts and the patient uses steroids daily. It is done under the advice from a physician. When pustules are examined one must look for a inflammatory cells which have many motile mites.

How steroid rosacea can be treated?

It includes that there is no specific treatment for this disorder. One must identify the cause for it and must act against it. The dose of topical steroids must be decreased and one can also use the systemic antibiotic which is inflammatory in nature. The person who is taking class one steroids must be told to take class 6 or 7 steroids. One can also use the substitute steroid. One can also use them at weekends and it is stopped thereafter. The inflammation on the face is known as dermatitis and the most common used antibiotic is tetracycline. It decreases the inflammation. There is a tacro limus which is used along with the oral antibiotics so that the recovery can occur soon.

How steroid rosacea can be prevented?

It includes the avoidance of any irritating factor. One must avoid alcohol, tobacco and cigarette smoking. One must be aware about the use of topical steroids. The mild form of steroids must be used on the face. One must limit the use of topical steroids and one can use alternate therapies in a week or therapy for 3 consecutive days. It is better than the continuous therapy which helps in the prevention of steroid induced rosacea. The mild form of topical steroids must be used on the face. The steroid induced rosacea can be prevented by the use of non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs. There are few similar conditions which occur as a result of immune suppression as well as the bacterial growth.

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