Salicylic acid may be used in all hyperkeratotic and scaling conditions to enhance the rate of loss of surface scale. Some preparations containing Glutaraldehyde and combination of salicylic acid, lactic acid and polidocanol are available at health center level. They are suitable for the removal of warts on hands and feet.
Solution. 10 %
Indications: - warts, particularly planar warts (see also notes above)
Cautions: protect surrounding skin, not for application to face, mucosa, or anogenital areas.
Side effects: - rashes, skin irritation (discontinue if severe), stains skin brown.
Dose and Administrations: -Apply twice daily.
Storage: store at a temperature not exceeding 15°C.
Salicylic Acid + Lactic Acid + Polidocanol
Tincture, 2 g + 0.5 g + 0.2g in each 10 g
See notes above.