Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)
What is Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) used for?
Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) is a topical medication prescribed to treat external genital warts. It is a cutaneous solution that penetrates the tissue of the wart to prevent the cells from reproducing allowing new healthy tissue to replace them. It may be applied to warts appearing on the penis, outside the vagina, or outside the anus. Your physician may also prescribe the medication to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)?
Use Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) according to the instructions of your physician to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. The solution is normally applied to the affected area twice each day, but your individual instructions will depend on your current health and the severity of your condition. Thoroughly wash and the skin being treated with soap and water prior to each application. Dip the included applicator into the solution and apply a small amount to the entire area of the wart allowing it to dry completely. Wash your hands with soap and water after each use to prevent the medication from contacting any areas not being treated or mucous membranes. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about the medicine before beginning use to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)?
Some patients using Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) have reported experiencing side effects such as:
Immediately inform your physician about any unusual symptoms you experience that are intense or worrying to make sure the correct alterations are made to prevent further problems from occurring. These may include lower doses, reduced frequency of administration, or emergency medical attention in more serious cases.
Do not apply Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) to skin that is broken or severely damaged. It is also important not to begin use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding as the solution can be absorbed into the skin and may cause unexpected problems for the developing baby.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.