|Generic Name||Benoquin Cream|
|Brand Name||Benoquin Cream|
Benoquin is a brand name under which Monobenzone cream is a de-pigmenting medication that works by eliminating melanin from the skin cell. Monobenzone topical is used to permanently lighten the skin color around the areas of vitiligo which helps the skin appearance to become normal.
The cream is used for this skin disease which is said to the progressive destruction of the skin- pigmentation that is increasing of melanocytes resulting in areas. The causes can be poorly understood environmental areas or factors which interact with your gene. Even though this skin condition is not contagious it cannot be differentiate from vitiligo in some individuals who are exposed to certain phenol or chemical.
Monobenzone also called Benzloxyl and monobenzyl or even Hydroquinone it is an organic chemical in the phenol family with chemical equation. The chemical formula is shown as C6H5CH2OC6H4OH. This drug cream is soluble in alcohol, benzene and diethyl ether insoluble in water.
You should immediately stop using monobenzone and take expert’s advice in case of serious matters. Below are the side effects mentioned.
Less serious side effects may include: