Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)
What is Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) used for?
Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) is a topical medicine prescribed to treat external genital warts. It operates by preventing the growth of certain types of cells to prevent the growth of warts and their reoccurrence. Your doctor may also recommend the use of this medication for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)?
Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) should always be used according to your doctor`s directions and those included with the packaging to get the best results from treatment. One daily dose is normally applied for three days followed by a four day break period. Your particular directions will depend on you age, weight, health condition, and the severity of your symptoms. Thoroughly rinse and dry the are being treated before each use. Use the included applicator or a gloved finger to apply the medicine to the area. Wash your hands with soap and water after each use to prevent the medicine from contacting any areas not being treated or the mucous membranes. Ask your pharmacist or doctor any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)?
Some patients using Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) may experience side effects while undergoing treatment including:
Serious side effects that may require emergency medical attention are severe pain, burning sensations, redness, or signs of an allergic reaction such as severe rashes, hives, swelling, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require reduced application frequency, dosage, or emergency medical attention in serious cases to prevent further health problems from occurring.
Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) should only be administered to warts and should never be applied to skin that is broken or severely damaged. Do not use this medication to treat internal genital warts or warts appearing under the foreskin. This medication should not be administered to patients who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or children under the age of twelve. Also disclose if you have allergies to similar medications or if you have had a bad reaction to similar treatments in the past.
Strictly use Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin)as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Condyline Topical Solution (Podophyllotoxin) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.