Podofilox Topical Solution 0.5% is an antimitotic drug which can be chemically synthesized or purified from the plant families Coniferae and Berberidaceae (e.g. species of Juniperus and Podophyllum). Podofilox Topical Solution 0.5% is formulated for topical administration. Each milliliter of solution contains 5 mg of Podofilox, in a vehicle containing lactic acid and sodium lactate in alcohol 95%, USP.
Treatment of genital warts with Podofilox results in necrosis of visible wart tissue. The exact mechanism of action is unknown.
- Podofilox Information for Consumers
- Podofilox Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Podofilox (detailed)
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