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Nair, I have large... the size of a quarter round red spots

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Hi Dr. Nair,
I have large... the size of a quarter round red spots on my face, cheek. Three red spots. The steroid you mention is that AV. Over the counter? And the Hydroxychloroquine? Thx
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 10 months ago.


This are not over the counter medications.

In fact, hydroxycholorquine is a malaria drug.

I think you mean hydroquinone.

Both are prescription, and require careful monitoring by your doctor.

Let me now if you have more questions.

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I spelled the drug name exactly how Dr. Nair spelled it.. In his response to a customer with a similar condition.
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 10 months ago.

It is a prescription drug.

Must be monitored by your doctor.

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