Rosacea Blepharoconjunctivitis Treated with a Novel Preparation of Dilute Povidone Iodine and Dimethylsulfoxide: a Case Report and Review of the Literature

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INTRODUCTION Povidone iodine (PVP-I) 10% aqueous solution is a commonly utilized anti-septic employed for sterilization of the ocular surface prior to interventional procedures. Dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) is a well-known skin penetration agent scarcely utilized in ophthalmic drug formulations. We describe here a low-dose formulation of 1% PVP-I (w/w) in a gel… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40123-015-0040-4

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@inproceedings{Pelletier2015RosaceaBT, title={Rosacea Blepharoconjunctivitis Treated with a Novel Preparation of Dilute Povidone Iodine and Dimethylsulfoxide: a Case Report and Review of the Literature}, author={Jesse S Pelletier and Kevin P. Stewart and Kara Capriotti and Joseph A. Capriotti}, booktitle={Ophthalmology and therapy}, year={2015} }