Melanin synthesis inhibitors are used to lighten skin. They treat skin discoloration by decreasing melanin in the skin.

Why are
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors
prescribed?

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How we make this chart

This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
hydroquinone
46
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HYDROQUINONE is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
hydroquinone time release
50
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HYDROQUINONE is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melpaque HP
23
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Nuquin HP
34
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Melquin HP
52
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Lustra-Af
(alphaquin hp)
25
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Melquin 3
22
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Aclaro
185
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HYDROQUINONE is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
hydroquinone sunscreen
23
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HYDROQUINONE is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Lustra
111
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Aclaro PD
138
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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