Hydroquinone


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Hyperpigmentated skin conditions.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult: Topical As 2-4% preparation: Apply bid.
Contraindications
Sunburn or depilatory usage.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy and lactation. Patient Counselling Avoid unnecessary exposure to sunlight. Monitoring Parameters Test for skin sensitivity prior to use.
Adverse Reactions
Transient erythema, mild burning sensations, irritation, stinging, allergic dermatitis; dryness and fissuring of paranasal and infraorbital areas; ochronosis and colloid milium (chronic use).
ATC Classification
D11AX11 - hydroquinone ; Belongs to the class of other dermatologicals.
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