Skin Discoloration Medications

Popular Skin Discoloration Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price Price Trend
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 50
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Retinoids 108
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Tretinoin (tretinoin emollient, refissa, Renova) is an expensive drug used on the skin to treat mild to moderate acne. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple brand and generic versions. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitor / Retinoid / Corticosteroid Combinations 113
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FLUOCINOLONE; HYDROQUINONE; TRETINOIN is a combination of a corticosteroid, a retinoid similar to vitamin A, and a drug used to lighten the skin. It is used on the skin to treat melasma. Melasma is a condition that causes dark spots on the face, especially the cheeks and forehead.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 56
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 37
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 21
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 31
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 50
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Retinoids 369
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Tazarotene (Avage) is an expensive drug applied to the skin to treat facial wrinkles or certain types of dark or light colored spots on the face. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Avage. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 22
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 39
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 110
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Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 137
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Melanin Synthesis Inhibitors 185
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HYDROQUINONE (hahy droh kwi NOHN) is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.
Psoralens 923
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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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