- Azelastine Nasal Spray
- Clobetasol–Fusidic Acid
- Halobetasol Propionate
- Halobetasol Propionate–Fusidic Acid
- Heparin–Benzyl Nicotinate
- Ketorolac Tromethamine
- Octinoxate–Avobenzone–Oxybenzone–Zinc Oxide
- Sodium Chloride
- Sodium Cromoglycate/Cromolyn
What does Podophyllum treat?
Podophyllum resin paint is a topical medication applied directly to the skin for removal of warts especially genital warts. This is a cytotoxic agent that acts by stopping the growth of wart tissue. This should not be consumed by mouth as it is poisonous to do so. Your physician may use this to treat other ailments based on their discretion.
Follow the Podophyllum resin paint dosage prescribed by your physician. The dosage could vary based on individual patient requirements. Always follow your physician’s instructions or go by the directions on the prescription drug label. Wash your hands before using this and make sure the medication is applied only on warts. Never apply on bleeding warts.
Missed a dose?
Use it immediately once you remember. In case, this period falls close to the next dosage, skip it and get back to the prescribed schedule. Never take a double dose unless your physician specifically directs you to do so.
Don’t waste any time and seek immediate medical attention.
Drug interactions must be considered before starting to use any kind of drug. Drug interactions might happen either when Podophyllum resin paint is used along with another drug or with certain foods. To prevent any kind of negative interaction, make sure you inform your doctor of any drugs you are taking including non-prescription medication, OTCs, health supplements like vitamins, minerals, herbal medicine, drinks with caffeine and alcohol, illegal drugs, smoking habits and so on which may increase the effect of Podophyllum resin paint.
There are no known interactions with this medication.
Appraise your doctor of any medical conditions that you are suffering from and your family history of medical ailments. It’s important that you do not stop or start taking any medicine without the consent of your physician.
Possible Side Effects
Podophyllum resin paint might have some side effects but it’s not possible to anticipate them. It does not have any major side effects and the minor ones that may occur are temporary. In rare cases, there might be major side effects and immediate medical attention must be sought.
Some of the side effects could be pain, spasms, swelling, fever, redness, burning, low blood pressure, irritation and itching. This is not the complete list though.
In case, there is a change in intensity of side effects or if any new side effects develop, make sure you consult your doctor.
What to ask your doctor before you start on Podophyllum resin paint
- Can I use Podophyllum resin paint along with other drugs?
- Are there certain foods, beverages and products to be avoided while on Podophyllum resin paint?
- What is the dosage of Podophyllum resin paint to be used?
- How should I use Podophyllum resin paint?
- How will Podophyllum resin paint work on my body?
- How can the drug interactions and side effects of Podophyllum resin paint be minimized or completely avoided?
The health and medical information that we have provided are meant to supplement and not substitute the advice of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professionals. This does not suggest that usage of Podophyllum resin paint is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always ensure that you take this or any other drug only after consulting your physician.