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Medications for Warts

Drugs associated with Warts

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

What is Warts: Warts are small, usually painless growths on the skin caused by a virus. They are generally harmless. However, warts can be disfiguring and embarrassing, and occasionally they itch or hurt (particularly on the feet).

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
salicylic acid Rx/OTC C N 1 review
6.0

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Brand names:  Duofilm, Wart Remover, Compound W, Dr Scholl's Clear Away Wart Remover, Mediplast, Durasal, Occlusal-HP, Acnex, Clear Away Wart Removal System, Duoplant, Sal-Acid Plasters, Sal-Plant Gel, Salactic Film, Keralyt Shampoo, Trans-Ver-Sal, Gordofilm, Keralyt Scalp, Tinamed Plantar, UltraSal-ER

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Duofilm Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Wart Remover Rx/OTC C N 1 review
6.0

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Compound W Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Dr Scholl's Clear Away Wart Remover Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Mediplast Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Durasal Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Occlusal-HP Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Acnex Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Clear Away Wart Removal System Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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fluorouracil Off Label Rx X N 1 review
1.0

Generic name: fluorouracil topical

Drug class: topical antineoplastics

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For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
Duoplant Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Sal-Acid Plasters Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Sal-Plant Gel Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Salactic Film Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Keralyt Shampoo Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Trans-Ver-Sal Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Gordofilm Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Keralyt Scalp Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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Tinamed Plantar Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

Drug class: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

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silver nitrate Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: silver nitrate topical

Drug class: antiseptic and germicides

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UltraSal-ER Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: salicylic acid topical

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Alternative treatments for Warts

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Warts. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Warts.

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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N The drug is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use of the drug under medical supervision.
2 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 The drug has a potential for abuse less than the drugs in schedules 1 and 2. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
5 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 4. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

Synonym(s): Common Warts; Flat Warts; Periungual Warts; Plantar Warts; Subungual Warts; Verruca

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