A safer nasal decongestant is phenylephrine hydrochloride, tetrahydrozoline hydrochloride, naphazoline hydrochloride, oxymetazoline hydrochloride
, and xlometazoline hydrochloride.
These can be paired with prescription rosacea medications such as Rhofade (oxymetazoline hydrochloride
) to reduce facial redness.
She reviews oxymetazoline hydrochloride
1% cream, a new molecule in rosacea that was recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea in adults.