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The following information is a summary about
CONDYLOX. It is not intended to replace a doctor's instructions.
Chemical Name: PODOFILOX (po-do-FIL-ox)
This medicine is a
cytotoxic agent used to treat genital warts.
INFORM YOUR DOCTOR
OR PHARMACIST of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that
you are taking. Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions,
allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.
directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. THIS
MEDICINE IS FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. This medicine comes with a
patient information leaflet. Read it carefully. Ask your doctor,
nurse, or pharmacist any questions that you may have about this
medicine. APPLY THIS MEDICINE USING the applicator tip or your
finger. Apply only the minimum amount needed to cover the wart. WASH
YOUR HANDS thoroughly after using this medicine. Allow the medicine
to dry before allowing other skin surfaces to touch the treated
area. ANY LEFTOVER MEDICINE or supplies used with this medicine
should be placed in a plastic bag and disposed of as instructed by
your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist. STORE THIS MEDICINE at room
temperature in the original tightly-closed container, away from heat
and light. Do not freeze.
DO NOT EXCEED THE
RECOMMENDED DOSE or use this medicine for longer than prescribed
without checking with your doctor. If your symptoms do not improve
within 4 weeks or if they become worse, check with your doctor.
AVOID GETTING THIS MEDICINE IN YOUR EYES or on the inside of your
nose and mouth. If you get this medicine in your eyes, rinse them
with plenty of water and seek medical advice immediately. FOR WOMEN:
IF YOU PLAN ON BECOMING PREGNANT, discuss with your doctor the
benefits and risks of using this medicine during pregnancy. IT IS
UNKNOWN IF THIS MEDICINE IS EXCRETED in breast milk. DO NOT
BREAST-FEED while using this medicine.
Possible side effects
SIDE EFFECTS, that
may go away during treatment, include burning, pain, redness,
swelling, or itching. If they continue or are bothersome, check with
your doctor. CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR AS SOON AS POSSIBLE if you
experience nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or fever. If you notice other
effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
can result in unwanted side effects or prevent a medicine from doing
its job. Use our drug interaction checker to find out if your
medicines interact with each other.
If you take too much
If overdose is
suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency
room immediately. This medicine may be harmful if swallowed.
Symptoms of overdose may include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, change
in mental status, weakness or fatigue, unusually slowed breathing,
DO NOT SHARE THIS
MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS
MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the
reach of children.