This medicine is a skin bleaching agent used to temporarily lighten the skin
Use this medicine exactly as directed by your doctor. APPLY A THIN LAYER OF MEDICINE TO THE AREA that is being treated and rub it in thoroughly. Wash your hands when you are done. STORE THIS MEDICINE at room temperature, away from heat and light. Keep the container tightly closed. IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF THIS MEDICINE, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not use 2 doses at once.
BEFORE USING THIS MEDICINE, apply a small amount to an unbroken patch of skin. Check in 24 hours for itching or excessive redness or inflammation. If this area is extremely red or inflamed, do not use this medicine on other areas. DO NOT USE this medicine near your eyes. If you get some in your eyes, wash them out with water and contact your doctor. DO NOT USE on irritated or injured skin. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE WITH PEROXIDE. This may cause a dark staining of your skin. The staining can be removed by stopping the use of the peroxide and washing your skin with soap and water. AFTER YOUR INITIAL THERAPY IS COMPLETE, it is important to protect the treated area from the sun by applying sunscreen or wearing protective clothing daily. FOR WOMEN: IF YOU PLAN ON BECOMING PREGNANT, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using this medicine during pregnancy. IT IS UNKNOWN IF THIS MEDICINE IS EXCRETED in breast milk. IF YOU ARE OR WILL BE BREAST-FEEDING while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.
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