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Permanent treatment for ochronosis

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Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

Hi I'm 100 % sure I have exgenous ochronosis on my nose from using 2 % hydroquinone? Is there any treatment?? Help me! it's making me sad ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

Hi. .I am using skinlite cream 2% gor almost 2.5 years..I am facing reddish cheeks when exposed to sun.i have heard about ochronosis if used for years together.I have not yet developed any signs of it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kalpana Pathak MD

Ochronosis for people with darker skin tone (I've darker Skin tone) and it can be permanent!!! Can you please help me in this? If it is Ochronosis can you please suggest me a permanent cure for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kalpana Pathak ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Avinash Ignatius MD

Permanant treatment for hypokalemia ... View answer

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Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

is there any permanent treatment of psoriasis(skin deasease) ... View answer

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Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I think I have ochronosis, I used mercury and hydroquonine for several years off and on, last june ... exfoliation, used apple cider vinegar went to two different dermatologist one said I have ochronosis ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Girish B.Raj MD

Hi, I developed ochronosis on my neck due to long term useof hydrquinine. I am black African origin and 45yrs old. Is there any treatment plus hyperpigmentation on my neck. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Girish B.Raj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

it a comes back. Do I have ochronosis? I want to start using Kojic acid ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

Hi doctor, is there home remedy to treat oshronosis? i am seeing a Demotologist. He has given me ointment, which a retine and4 percent hydroconine to use on the affected area of my cheek area and nose. i have dark... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Neera Kataria MD

, and acquired ochronosis . Itching of face and scalp is really troubling meMy veruccas on the face (Dermatosis ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

If it is due to a metabolic disorder alkaptonuria then no.if from a heavy metal toxicity like mercury etc then yes.

Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

It is a congenital disorder so can not be cured completely. You have to take medicines so biochemical materiel should not deposit in body.

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Hydroquinone is known to cause ochronosis (hyperpigmentation). Both have some side-effects. Sometimes both are advised together for hyperpigmentation as their mechanism of action is similar.