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Melquin-3 Topical Solution

Melquin-3 Topical Solution
(hydroquinone) 3% Topical Solution

DRUG DESCRIPTION

Each mL of MELQUIN-3 TOPICAL SOLUTION Contains:

ACTIVE: Hydroquinone 3% (30mg)
INACTIVES: SD Alcohol 40B (45% by volume), Purified Water, Isopropyl Alcohol (4% by volume), Propylene Glycol, Laureth-4 Hydroxyethyl Cellulose and Ascorbic Acid.

Hydroquinone is 1, 4-Benzenediol, with a chemical formula of C6H6O2 and a molecular weight of 110.11.

Caution: FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY: NOT FOR OPHTHALMIC, NASAL. OR OTIC USE.

What are the possible side effects of hydroquinone topical?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using hydroquinone topical and call your doctor if you have severe burning, stinging, or other irritation of your skin after apply the medication.

Less serious side effects may include mild burning, stinging, itching, redness, or irritation of treated skin.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects...

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Last reviewed on RxList: 1/20/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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