Podophyllotoxin


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Broken skin. Children <12 years. Pregnancy and lactation.
Special Precautions
Children. Patient Counselling Avoid use of occlusive dressing or wrappings. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes (e.g. genital area). Topical gel and solution is flammable, avoid exposure to excessive heat and flame. Refrain from engaging in sexual activity on days during treatment.
Adverse Reactions
Significant: Application site reactions (e.g. irritation, inflammation, burning sensation, erythema, pruritus, bleeding), erosion. GI disorders: Vomiting. Nervous system disorders Headache, dizziness. Psychiatric disorders Insomnia. Renal and urinary disorders Haematuria. Reproductive system and breast disorders: Balanoposthitis. Vascular disorders: Bleeding.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
D06BB04 - podophyllotoxin ; Belongs to the class of topical antivirals used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
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