Drug Safety Alert: Products with Hydroquinone

Hydroquinone has been popularly used for decades as a bleaching agent for treating skin pigmentation, as well as freckles and age spots. However, on January 2001, the European Union (EU) banned the use of hydroquinone in cosmetics due to mid-term side effects such as leukomelanderma en confettu and exogenous ochronosis. Other health agencies including Health Read more…

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