Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Dermatology
active ingredients: mequinol
laboratory: Iron Man
25 g tube
Local treatment of acquired melanic hyperpigmentations, including: melasma, post inflammatory melanosis and chemical (perfume).
Posology ANY 8% Ointment 25g tube
Two applications a day.
The pace of applications can be reduced as you improve. When depigmentation is obtained, it is best to continue treatment at least once a week. It is necessary to ensure local photoprotection.
Hypersensitivity to mequinol.
Child under 12 years old.
Any side effects
Reactions of irritation or sensitization to mequinol (rare).
Risk of post-inflammatory hypermelanosis.
Cases of non-homogeneous leucomelanoderma with confetti depigmentation at the application site and some cases of hypomelanosis occurring at a distance from treated areas have been reported.