Patient Burden

THE BURDEN OF ROSACEA
IS MORE THAN SKIN DEEP1

Not an actual patient

The burden of rosacea

DO YOU KNOW HOW ROSACEA IMPACTS YOUR PATIENTS?

Social and emotional effects

55% of rosacea patients with a high burden are willing to give up 1 year or more of their life to cure their symptoms of rosacea1

Help control symptoms

Choosing an effective treatment that is safe for long-term use* may help patients maintain control over their symptoms2,3

Convenience means adherence

A convenient treatment that seamlessly fits around the lives of your rosacea patients may not only increase compliance, but may help patients manage their symptoms throughout their journey to clearer skin2,4

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quote

“I used to feel so self-conscious, there’s no hiding the bumps and blemishes of rosacea. But now I have a treatment plan and goals to reach, I feel more optimistic than I have for a long time!”

Outside image of  red haired girl wearing glasses and jumper showing mild to moderate rosacea on her cheeks ad forehead
Not an actual patient
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Find out how an oral treatment may help your rosacea patients

Find out how an oral treatment may help your rosacea patients

Learn about how a modified-release mechanism may help with tolerability for the long term

Learn about how a modified-release mechanism may help with tolerability for the long term*

*No evidence of bacterial resistance in a 9-month clinical study3

Impact of rosacea

The symptoms of rosacea impacts more 
than 16 million Americans5 

A global survey “Rosacea: Beyond the Visible” highlights how significant this burden can be. With cases and discussions with leading dermatologists, the report awakened patients to their true burden, and showed healthcare providers that the effects of rosacea go beyond skin deep1

The study covered 6 different countries, observing more than 710 patients and 544 physicians1

THE BURDEN OF ROSACEA

Learn more about the burden of rosacea

82%

Over 82% of people with rosacea do
not feel their disease is properly
controlled1

3.5h

High burden patients report spending up to 3.5
hours more
on their skincare regimen per
week (including men)1

30%

of rosacea sufferers
have low confidence6

41%

report feeling
embarrassed6

50%

reported an impacted quality of
life because of rosacea1

 50%

of sufferers report at least
moderate depression6

Invisible symptoms AND TRIGGERS

Understanding the patient burden

Burning, stinging, itching and pain are some of the invisible symptoms that
increase burden experience6

When dermatologists were asked spontaneously what they typically investigate in their
rosacea patients, only 2% asked new patients about stinging sensations6

 Inside image of red haired girl eating lunch showing mild to moderate rosacea on her  cheeks and fore head
Not an actual patient
Not an actual patient
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Symptoms of rosacea your patients may experience1

Flushing

Flushing

Itching

Itching

Redness

Redness

Burning

Burning

Dry appearance

Dry appearance

Inflammatory lesions

Inflammatory
lesions

Top avoidance triggers that may help reduce
rosacea flares in your patients1

Sun exposure 50%

Sun exposure
50%

Alcohol 33%

Alcohol
33%

Spicy food 26%

Spicy food
26%

Sauna 25%

Sauna
25%

Hot climate 24%

Hot climate
24%

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Important Safety Information

Indication: ORACEA® (doxycycline, USP) 40 mg* Capsules are indicated for the treatment of only inflammatory lesions (papules and pustules) of rosacea in adult patients. ORACEA Capsules do not lessen the facial redness caused by rosacea. Adverse Events: In controlled clinical studies, the most commonly reported adverse events (>2%) in patients treated with ORACEA Capsules were nasopharyngitis, sinusitis, diarrhea, hypertension and aspartate aminotransferase increase. Warnings/Precautions: ORACEA Capsules should not be used to treat or prevent infections. ORACEA Capsules should not be taken by patients who have a known hypersensitivity to doxycycline or other tetracyclines. ORACEA Capsules should not be taken during pregnancy, by nursing mothers, or during tooth development (up to the age of 8 years). Although photosensitivity was not observed in clinical trials, ORACEA Capsules patients should minimize or avoid exposure to natural or artificial sunlight. The efficacy of ORACEA Capsules treatment beyond 16 weeks and safety beyond 9 months have not been established

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088

*30 mg immediate release and 10 mg delayed release beads

REFERENCES

1.  Rosacea: Beyond the visible report. Available at: https://hosted.bmj.com/rosaceabeyondthevisible. Last accessed: September 2021 2. Del Rosso JQ, et al. Two randomized phase Ill clinical trials evaluating anti-inflammatory dose doxycycline (40-mg doxycycline, USP capsules) administered once daily for treatment of rosacea. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2007;56(5):791–802. 3. Preshaw PM, et al. Modified-release sub-antimicrobial dose doxycycline enhances scaling and root planning in subjects with periodontal disease. J Periodontol. 2008;79(3):440–452. 4. Fowler JF. Anti-inflammatory dose doxycycline for the treatment of rosacea. Expert Rev Dermatol. 2007;2(5):523–531. 5. National Rosacea Society 2020. Rosacea Review. Rosacea now estimated to affect at least 16 million American. Available at: https://www.rosacea.org/rosacea-review/2010/winter/rosacea-now-estimated-to-affect-at-least-16-million-americans Last accessed: September 2021 6. Steinhoff M, et al. Beyond the Visible: Rosacea and Psoriasis of the face. The BMJ Hosted Content 2020. Available at: https://hosted.bmj.com/rosaceabeyondthevisible. Last accessed: September 2021