Soolantra (ivermectin) Cream

Soolantra Cream Treat Rosacea - Ashcroft Pharmacy UK
  • Soolantra Cream Treat Rosacea - Ashcroft Pharmacy UK

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Soolantra (ivermectin) Cream

Fastest delivery:
Friday, 26 Apr 2024
  • Medication features

    Rosacea Treatment

    Soolantra (ivermectin) is a broad-spectrum antiparasitic agent. Primarily prescribed to treat acne rosacea symptoms such as redness, pimples, spots, and inflammatory lesions.

    • Effectively clears bumps and pimples
    • Improves skin texture
    • Lessens skin sensitivity
    • Has anti-inflammatory and anti-parasitic agent
    • Contains 1% Ivermectin as its active ingredient
    • Soolantra Patient Leaflet

    Suitable For:

    • Adult 18+
    • Applied once a day (morning/evening)

    Registered UK Pharmacy Number 1039428

Order Monday to Friday before 14:00pm to guarantee next day delivery

Fastest delivery: Friday, 26 Apr 2024


NOTE: After selecting this product, you will need to complete a short assessment, so we can make sure this medication is suitable for you.

Buy Soolantra (ivermectin) cream online in the UK

You can buy Soolantra or ivermectin cream online through our UK-registered online pharmacy, Ashcroft Pharmacy.

Once you've completed your assessment and checkout process, our in-house pharmacist will review your order to determine if the treatment suits you.

If approved, our pharmacy team will prepare and send your medication to your provided address

Why Soolantra cream?

  • Soolantra cream calms inflammation, lessening redness in rosacea-affected skin
  • It reduces the number and severity of small red bumps and pus-filled pimples typical in rosacea
  • By targeting inflammation and Demodex mites, it enhances overall skin texture
  • Soolantra cream's anti-inflammatory properties can alleviate heightened skin sensitivity in rosacea.

What is Soolantra cream?

Soolantra cream is an antiparasitic medication. It has the proven ability to treat adult acne rosacea since its active ingredient ivermectin treats your pimples by killing Dermodex mite parasites and reducing skin inflammation.

Soolantra cream relieves skin redness on the chin, cheeks, nose, and forehead a symptom caused by the enlargement of the blood vessels on the face.

How does Soolantra cream treat Rosacea?

One gram of Soolantra cream contains 10 mg of Ivermectin(active ingredient) making it the most effective medication for acne rosacea. Ivermectin has anti-inflammatory and anti-parasitic properties that soothe rosacea by alleviating its symptoms.

The Ivermectin triggers the immune system by reducing the overproduction of inflammatory mediators. Ivermectin also works by killing Demodex mites mostly skin on the skin areas of treatment of patients suffering from rosacea.

After 2 weeks of regular use of Soolantra Cream, you will notice improvements in the areas of treatments. If your acne rosacea is severe you are recommended to use Soolontra medication for 3 months consecutively to improve the condition.

If the medication is not effective after 3 months, stop using Soolantra cream and seek pharmacist advice on alternative treatments.

Symptoms that Soolantra cream relieves

Soolantra cream is primarily prescribed for the treatment of rosacea, a common skin condition characterized by redness, flushing, visible blood vessels, and sometimes bumps or pimples on the face.

Here are some examples of Soolantra cream symptom relief include:


Soolantra cream gently calms the fiery redness and swelling associated with Rosacea, letting your skin breathe easily.


Rosacea causes pain in the areas of treatment. Soolantra cream alleviates the pain and gives comfort.


Soolantra Azelaic Acid Cream is an itch-free medication, it relieves you of the urge to scratch the affected skin area.


Rosacea causes discomfort, a situation that lowers your self-esteem especially when serving the public. Soolantra cream relieves you from discomfort by giving you a healthy, natural skin balance.

Soolantra alternatives

Soolantra vs Rozex.

Soolantra is an effective treatment for papulopustular rosacea, you will experience fewer side effects with Soolantra compared to Rozex.

Metronidazole vs Soolantra.

For you to get effective results, you will need to use Soolantra longer compared to Metronidazole. Metronidazole is used once per day for approximately 9 weeks while Soolantra is used once per day, for 4 weeks.

Soolantra vs Finacea gel

The only difference between Soolantra and Finacea is the active ingredients. Soolantra’s active ingredient is Ivermectin while Finacea contains Azelaic acid.

How to store Soolantra cream

To keep the environment safe Soolantra cream should be stored and disposed of according to your health care’s guidelines. Below are some of the ways to store and dispose of your Soolantra cream.

Always observe the expiry date as stated on the patients' leaflet

  • Keep of reach of children
  • Consult your pharmacist on how to dispose of unused Soolantra cream
NameMr Suhail Jamil
RoleSuperintendent Pharmacist
GPhc Number2069518



How to use Soolantra cream?

Soolantra cream should only be applied on the face avoiding the eyes and the mouth. It's highly effective when used once a day; either in the morning or evening. Below is a step-by-step guideline on how you should apply Soolantra cream.

  1. Clean your hands and dry them with a clean towel
  2. Squeeze a pea-sized amount of Soolantra cream and apply to all affected areas
  3. Rub gently avoiding your eyes and lips 
  4. Wait for the cream to be fully absorbed into the area of treatment
  5. Clean your hands after applying the cream


Soolantra cream warnings and precautions

Your skin's well-being is our priority, and here are some essential guidelines to ensure a safe and effective skincare journey with Soolantra Azelaic Acid Cream.

Allergic reactions

Confirm if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in Soolantra cream. Examples of these ingredients include; Propylene glycol, methyl Parahydroxybenzoate, cetyl and stearyl alcohol, and propyl Parahydroxybenzoate.

Use for external use only

In case the cream gets into your mouth, eyes or mucous membranes rinse with lots of cold water. Also, contact your healthcare provider for further medical advice.

Asthma patients

Asma patients may experience breathing difficulties and worsening symptoms after using Soolantra cream. It's important to seek advice from a healthcare provider if you have asthma.

Age restriction

Soolantra cream is not recommended for children under the age of 12 years.

Driving and use of machines

According to research, it has not yet been confirmed if Soolantra cream can affect your ability to drive or use machines. If you notice any symptoms seek medical advice.


  • Can pregnant or breastfeeding women use Soolantra Cream?

    If you are pregnant, nursing your child, or trying to get pregnant, ensure to consult your healthcare provider before using Soolantra.

  • How long should Soolantra cream be used?

    Typically several months but not more than 12 continuous months. If you haven't noticed any improvement in your condition after using Soolantra cream for three months, it's advisable to discontinue use and consult your doctor for further evaluation and guidance.

  • Does Soolantra have steroids?

    No, it does not contain steroids. Soolantra offers a steroid-free skincare approach.

  • How often should I apply Soolantra in a day?

    Soolantra cream is applied once a day or as directed by your healthcare provider. Excess use of Soolantra irritates and increases the risk of side effects. Tailor your application to your provider's instructions for optimal results.

  • Does Soolantra cream reduce rosacea symptoms?

    Yes, Soolantra cream is highly effective in reducing rosacea symptoms. It works to reduce redness and inflammatory lesions associated with rosacea. Many patients using Soolantra cream experience noticeable improvement in their symptoms in less than two weeks.

  • Does Soolantra cause skin irritation?

    Skin irritation, such as redness or a burning feeling, may rarely occur with the use of Soolantra cream. If you experience persistent or worsening irritation, it's important to inform your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

  • Who shouldn't use Soolantra?

    Soolantra azelaic acid cream is not recommended for children below 12. Ensure the cream is part of your skincare routine only if you meet the age criteria of 12 years and above.

  • Where can I buy Soolantra cream online?

    Purchase Soolantra cream through authorized online platforms or consult your pharmacist. Safeguard your skincare journey by choosing reliable sources such as Ashcroft Pharmacy UK.

  • How fast does Soolantra cream work?

    Soolantra typically begins to show improvement in rosacea symptoms after about four weeks of consistent use. However, individual responses may vary.

  • What areas should you avoid when using Soolantra Cream?

    Make sure the medicine doesn't get into your eyes, nose, or lips. If it does, wash with cool water right away.

Side Effects

Soolantra cream side effects vary from one person to another, some may experience the side effects while some don't. Here are possible side effects that you may experience while using Soolantra treatment.

Common side effects.

Burning sensation.A side effect experienced by 1 out of 10 patients.

  • Itching of the skin
  • Redness
  • Scaling.Shedding of the old skin
  • Pain
  • Dry skin
  • Skin Discoloration

Uncommon side effects

  • Greasy Skin
  • Acne
  • Loss of Skin Color
  • Tingling
  • Dermatitis
  • Discomfort
  • Swelling

Rare side effects

  • Cracking of Lips
  • Small Blisters
  • Eczema
  • Ulceration
  • Warmth
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Rash


Once your order has been approved by our UK medical team it will be dispatched via Royal mail. All orders are sent using a tracked and signed for service.

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Free delivery on orders over £50.

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