Infectious Disease Compendium

Podofilox (Condylox®)

Apply 0.5% solution bid for 3 consecutive days, then stop for 4 consecutive days. Repeat cycle of treatment until warts gone for a maximum of four cycles. If there is incomplete response after four treatment cycles, discontinue treatment and try something else.

Important side effects

Blisters, bleeding, burning, crusting, desquamation, discoloration, dryness, erosion, pain, erythema, fissures, headache, inflammation, itching, rash, scabbing, soreness, stinging, swelling/edema, tenderness, tingling, ulceration.

Rants and Screeds

Pearls

Treatment of choice

Use for

Anogenital warts.

Don't use for

Not in pregnancy.

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