Patient-applied podofilox for treatment of genital warts.


In a double-blind trial, 0.5% podofilox (podophyllotoxin) or placebo was applied by patients to their own genital warts in up to four treatment cycles. At some time during the study, 25 of the 56 podofilox treated patients and none of the 53 placebo group were completely wart-free. At the end of the treatment, 73.6% of the original warts in podofilox… (More)