Patent Number: 8,796,325

Title: Metronidazole esters for treating rosacea

Abstract: A compound of formula (I): ##STR00001## is described, as well as pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, and its use as a medicament.

Inventors: Boiteau; Jean-Guy (Valbonne, FR), Linget; Jean-Michel (Benfeld, FR)

Assignee: Galderma Research & Development

International Classification: C07D 233/94 (20060101); A61K 31/4164 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018