Efficacy of azithromycin 1.5% eye drops in childhood ocular rosacea with phlyctenular blepharokeratoconjunctivitis

  title={Efficacy of azithromycin 1.5% eye drops in childhood ocular rosacea with phlyctenular blepharokeratoconjunctivitis},
  author={Serge Doan and Eric E. Gabison and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Chiambaretta and Melissa Touati and Isabelle Cochereau},
  booktitle={Journal of ophthalmic inflammation and infection},
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study is to report the efficacy of azithromycin 1.5% eye drops in children with ocular rosacea and phlyctenular blepharokeratoconjunctivitis. This retrospective study from January 2009 to March 2010 included 16 children treated with lid hygiene plus azithromycin 1.5% eye drops (Azyter®): 3-day treatments (1 drop twice a day) every 10 days, reduced based on efficacy to one treatment every 15 days and then to one treatment per month. RESULTS Nineteen eyes of six… CONTINUE READING
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