What is Mirvaso Gel?
Mirvaso Gel is a topical (applied directly to the skin) rosacea treatment. It helps treat the redness that rosacea causes in adult patients.
How does Mirvaso Gel work?
Mirvaso Gel contains the active ingredient brimonidine which belongs to a group of medicines called “alpha agonists.” Mirvaso Gel helps to alleviate some of the redness caused by rosacea in adult patients.
How do you use Mirvaso Gel?
Always wash your hands before and after applying Mirvaso Gel.
Apply a thin layer ONCE daily to the face. Spread Mirvaso Gel smoothly and evenly across your face.
You should avoid alcohol while using Mirvaso Gel.
How effective is Mirvaso Gel?
Mirvaso Gel is a clinically proven treatment for rosacea symptoms. There is no cure for rosacea, but there are some additional measures you can take to lessen the severity of your rosacea symptoms. This includes avoiding some of your known rosacea triggers, such as alcohol and caffeine.
What are the most common side effects of Mirvaso Gel?
Like all medicines, Mirvaso Gel can cause side effects, although not everybody will experience them. Side effects are typically mild to moderate and only last a short period of time. The most common side effects of Mirvaso Gel are flushing, excessive whitening where the gel is applied and skin redness or burning feelings. For other side effects, please see the patient information leaflet.