What is Hydroquinone?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Alera

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Hydroquinone is a topical medication that helps lighten darker areas of the skin, such as freckles, sun spots, or age spots. It decreases the formation of melanin in the skin. Melanin is the pigment of the skin that gives a darker color / brown color.

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Hydroquinone

Dosage Patients
2 % daily 1
4 % twice daily 1

Duration

Currently taking Hydroquinone

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
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