Lumiquin

Lumiquin

fluocinolone + hydroquinone + tretinoin

Manufacturer:

Derma XP
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per g Hydroquinone 40 mg, tretinoin 0.5 mg, fluocinolone acetonide 0.1 mg
Indications/Uses
Short-term treatment of moderate to severe melasma of the face.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply a thin film into the affected areas once daily at night, at least 30 min before bedtime & after cleansing the face. Duration of treatment: 8 wk.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity, allergy, or intolerance.
Special Precautions
Not indicated for the maintenance treatment of melasma. Avoid sunlight exposure. Use sunscreen w/ ≥SPF30, wear protective covering (eg, umbrella or hat) over the treated areas. Change to non-hormonal forms of birth control. Na metabisulfite content may cause allergic-type reactions including anaphylactic symptoms & life-threatening asthmatic episodes in susceptible people. Prompt discontinuation of therapy if exogenous ochronosis, a gradual blue-black darkening of the skin occur. Patients of skin types V & VI. Avoid exposure to sunlight or UV light. Patients who are consistently exposed to sunlight or skin irritants either through their work environment or habits. Weather extremes eg, heat or cold may be irritating to patients. Apply moisturizer on the face in the morning after washing. Avoid application to the eyes, nose, or angles of the mouth. Discontinue use if local irritation persists or become severe. Allergic contact dermatitis, blistering, crusting, & severe burning or swelling of the skin & irritation of the eyes, nose, & mouth require medical attention. Pregnant women & nursing mothers.
Adverse Reactions
Local irritation eg, dryness, reddening, mild burning sensation, & peeling.
Drug Interactions
Abrasive soaps or cleansers, soaps & cosmetics w/ drying effects, products w/ high conc of alcohol & astringent. Cosmetic which can cause photosensitizing.
MIMS Class
Other Dermatologicals
ATC Classification
D11AX - Other dermatologicals ; Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Lumiquin cream
Packing/Price
(tube) 15 g x 1's (Rp57,000/tube)
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