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What oral medication can I take to go lighter. I am covered by vitiligo, two-thirds of my body. Want the patches not to look prominent. I am dark?

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Dr. Saurabh Lodha
Dermatology

In brief: Vitiligo

There are no oral medications to bleach your skin.
There are topical agents which can do this, but you would need to have a full and detailed conversation with a dermatologist about it as there are risks. A much safer alternative would be to dry using a blending agent for people with vitiligo called dermblend. If you have not seen a dermatologist for your condition, i suggest you do so.

In brief: Vitiligo

There are no oral medications to bleach your skin.
There are topical agents which can do this, but you would need to have a full and detailed conversation with a dermatologist about it as there are risks. A much safer alternative would be to dry using a blending agent for people with vitiligo called dermblend. If you have not seen a dermatologist for your condition, i suggest you do so.
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