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Please note that we do not distribute or sell Finacea Gel. The content provided on this webpage is intended solely for informational and educational purposes. It should not be construed as medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment recommendation. Always consult a qualified healthcare professional for personalised medical advice and treatment options.

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Finacea Gel - welzo
Finacea Gel - welzo

Finacea Gel

Finacea Gel - welzo
Finacea Gel - welzo
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Finacea Gel is a topical prescription medication used to treat mild to moderate rosacea. It contians Azelaic...

Finacea Gel is a topical prescription medication used to treat mild to moderate rosacea. It contians Azelaic acid 15% as its main active ingredient. Azelaic acid is an effective anti-inflammatory medication that reduces the symptoms of rosacea such a blushing and spots.

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What is Finacea Gel?

Finacea Gel is used to relieve moderate papulopustular acne and treat papulopustular rosacea of the face.

How does it work?

It contains the active substance azelaic acid, which aims to reduce inflammation and redness.

Is Finacea Gel suitable for me?

It is suited for those looking to treat acne and rosacea symptoms, including irritation, redness, papules and cysts.

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Side Effects

Please avoid this product if  you are allergic to any of the listed ingredients.

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

Possible Side Effects

  • Burning sensation
  • Pain and sensitivity of the skin
  • Itching

Disclaimer: This website does not constitute as medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.


Next Day Delivery Guarantee

All orders placed before 14:00 on weekdays will be delivered the next working day. For the majority of the UK, medication will be dispatched by Royal Mail, Monday to Friday, if ordered before 14:00. Dispatches are sent using Royal Mail's Next-Day Tracked 24-Hour service. We will email you tracking information directly and you should receive your order the day after dispatch.


Our Discreet Packaging Promise

We know that many of our customers turn to us when they need personal medication, preferring to use our online service rather than shopping for the product face to face. That is why our delivery is always discreetly packaged in plain brown boxes or enveloped. You will not have to worry about any content descriptions, and the package will be for your eyes only!


Your dosage is dependent on your doctor's recommendations and the extent of your condition.

Recommended Dosage for Finacea Gel

  • Apply Finacea to the affected skin areas twice a day

Disclaimer: This website does not provide medical advice. No information listed on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or treatment before undergoing a new health care regimen, and never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

Finacea Gel Patient Leaflet

To view the Finacea Gel Patient Leaflet click here.

Product reviews

Please note the information below is intended for general knowledge, please read the patient information leaflet and/or the information provided by a healthcare professional for more specific guidance. This information should not substitute medical advice.

Can I get Finacea Gel on the NHS?

Whether or not you can get Finacea Gel on the NHS is dependent on your local guidelines and eligibility status. It is best to contact your local GP service if you are unsure of whether you can get Finacea Gel from the NHS.

Can you get Finacea Gel over the counter?

No, you can’t get Finacea Gel over the counter without a prescription or consultation. Finacea Gel is a regulated medication so all purchases need to have a prescription and/or suitable consultation form completed.

Can I buy Finacea Gel online even if I have never taken it before?

A prescribing pharmacist will need to review your consultation form before the medication can be dispatched.

Is Finacea Gel safe?

If you have been prescribed Finacea Gel then it is at the discretion of the prescriber.

However, all medications can potentially have adverse effects and should be taken exactly as prescribed. If you experience any side effects when taking Finacea Gel then you should contact a doctor immediately.

Are there any foods that should be avoided when taking Finacea Gel?

We recommend you read the patient information leaflet for this product thoroughly before taking the treatment. This is essential to understanding any interactions that can occur and to take the medication safely.

Can I buy Finacea Gel from Boots?

It is generally possible to purchase medication, including Finacea Gel, from UK pharmacies like Boots. However, I recommend checking the Boots website or contacting Boots directly for the most current and accurate information. Remember to consult with a healthcare professional before starting any new medication.

Can I buy Finacea Gel from Superdrug?

If you would like to buy Finacea Gel, you will need to check availability on the Superdrug website.

Can I buy Finacea Gel from Amazon?

Amazon does not sell medication such as Finacea Gel, as they are not a pharmacy service provider. Always check with Amazon to see what they sell.

How long does Finacea Gel take to work?

The time it takes for a Finacea Gel to work can vary greatly depending on several factors, such as the strength, the individual's age, weight, and overall health, as well as any potential interactions with other medications or substances. Generally, the effects of Finacea Gel may be noticeable within the time frame outlined by the prescribing pharmacist. It is important to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions provided by your healthcare professional, and to consult them if you have any concerns or questions about the medication's efficacy or possible side effects.

How effective is Finacea Gel?

The effectiveness of Finacea Gel can vary significantly depending on various factors, such as the dosage, the condition being treated, the individual's age, weight, and overall health, as well as the presence of any other medications or substances that might interact with it. While some medications may be highly effective for certain individuals and conditions, others might experience a lesser degree of benefit or may require adjustments to the dosage or additional treatments to achieve the desired results.

What are the risks of taking Finacea Gel?

At Welzo, we are dedicated to providing our customers with accurate and comprehensive information about medications. We believe that understanding the potential risks and side effects associated with a medication is essential for making informed decisions about your health. This guide outlines some general considerations for assessing the risks of medication and includes references to the National Health Service (NHS) for further information.

  1. Read the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL): Every medication comes with a Patient Information Leaflet, which provides essential details about the drug, its uses, and potential side effects. Be sure to read this leaflet carefully before starting any new medication. The Electronic medicines compendium has a list of patient leaflets. you can visit by heading to
  2. Be aware of potential side effects: All medications have the potential to cause side effects, ranging from mild and short-lived symptoms to more serious, long-lasting issues. It's important to understand the possible side effects of a medication and how to manage them. The NHS has a helpful resource on managing medication side effects, while also speaking to a healthcare professional is important in understanding any potential risks of taking Finacea Gel.
  3. Interactions with other medications: Some medications may interact with others, leading to increased side effects or reduced effectiveness. Make sure to inform your healthcare professional about all the medications and supplements you are currently taking. The NHS offers a useful tool for checking potential drug interactions here.
  4. Contraindications and precautions: Certain medical conditions or factors may make it unsafe for you to take a particular medication. Before starting any new medication, inform your healthcare professional about your medical history and any current health issues. The NHS provides more information about contraindications and precautions here.
  5. Appropriate use and dosage: It's crucial to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions for taking a medication to ensure its effectiveness and minimise the risk of side effects. The NHS has a useful guide on using medicines safely here.
  6. Monitoring and follow-up: Some medications require regular monitoring or follow-up appointments with your healthcare professional to ensure their safety and effectiveness. Be sure to schedule and attend these appointments as needed.

Can I buy Finacea Gel in the UK?

Yes, you can buy Finacea Gel in the UK with a valid prescription and or consultation form. Finacea Gel is available in the UK for purchase from local pharmacies with a valid prescription and or consultation. It is imperative that you ensure that the pharmacy you are buying the products from is licensed and registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).

Are Finacea Gel users satisfied with the product?

We have a list of reviews from customers taking Finacea Gel at the bottom of this page. For more information of the reviews of Finacea Gel head over to for further details.

Can I buy Finacea Gel from an online pharmacy?

This is dependent on your eligibility for the medication.

How much does Finacea Gel cost?

The costs of Finacea Gel are listed at the top of the page. Pricing is provided as a reference as we do not sell Finacea Gel.

How do I know if I have Rosacea?

The first signs of rosacea are redness (blushing) across the nose, cheeks, forehead and chin that may be intermittent in nature. Burning sensation when using water or skincare products.

As the condition progresses the redness may be there all the time on nose, cheeks and forehead. The redness may be a little harder to spot on  darker skin types.

Other symptoms may include, dry skin, swelling around the eyes, yellow-orange patches on the skin etc.

Please consult a Doctor if you suspect you have rosacea for a confirmed diagnosis before you pursue any treatment for it.

How long should Finacea Gel take to work for rosacea?

Finacea Gel should show signs of improvement in your symptoms in about 4 to 8 weeks. In case of no improvement after 1 month or if the rosacea becomes worse, you should consult your doctor to find out how best to continue.

What is the best way to apply Finacea gel?

Before using Finacea, clean the skin thoroughly with water and make sure it is dry.

How long should Finacea Gel take to work for rosacea?

Finacea Gel should show signs of improvement in your symptoms in about 6 to 8 weeks. In case of no improvement after 2 months or if the rosacea becomes worse, you should consult your doctor to find out how best to continue.

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Junita Brideau

It's important to choose a healthcare provider that is transparent about their products and services. You should know exactly what you're paying for.

Quentin Birkner

Finacea has been a game changer for my skin! My rosacea has significantly improved and the redness has drastically reduced. It's easy to use and doesn't irritate my skin. Highly recommended!