Skin lightening products -- also known as bleaching creams, whiteners, skin brighteners, or fading creams -- work by reducing a pigment called melanin in the skin. Most people who use lighteners do so to treat skin problems such as age spots, acne scars, or discoloration related to hormones
Reactions and irritations to vitamin C can occur if you have allergies or sensitive skin.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Advice on general occupational hygiene When using do not eat, drink or smoke.
If you have any of the following health problems, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product: skin cuts/infections/sores.
Before having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).
Not recommended for use in pregnant women unless the burned area covers more than 20% of body surface or therapeutic benefits to patient outweigh the possible risks to the fetus
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Some products that may interact with this drug include: cimetidine, skin products containing sodium sulfacetamide, enzyme products used to break down and remove dead skin/tissue from burns and wounds (such as collagenase, papain, trypsin).