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Can Methylprednisolone Be Used To Treat Genital Warts
Genital warts: There is no single effective cure for removal of genital warts. A number of treatment options exist; however, no treatment is 100% effective in eliminating warts and preventing them from coming back in all patients. It also is not possible to eliminate infection with human papillomavirus once it has occurred. Genital warts may go away on their own in about 10%-20% of people over 3-5 months. ...Read more
Methylprednisolone (medrol) is a steroid. It's in the same family as Prednisone but is a bit more potent. Medrol (methylprednisolone) is used to treat a variety of acute and chronic inflammatory conditions such as asthma, gout, and rheumatoid arthritis. Medrol (methylprednisolone) like other steroids have many side effects especially if used long term. Common ones: weight gain, ...Read more
No prevention: Unfortunately, there's no such medication. Just treatment of warts when they occur. ...Read more
Many options: See your doctor to verify that you have genital warts. If so, the doctor may prescribe treatments you can administer yourself at home, like podofilox, imiquimod, or sinecatechin ointment. The doctor can also treat in the office using podophyllin, tricholoracetic acid, freezing, or excision. Whatever you choose, be sure to get follow-up. ...Read more
Not a podiatry?: Please refer this to your family doctor. ...Read more
It's not safe to use medications for treating genital warts before having a confirmed diagnosis. Please consult your doctor.
https://patient. Info/health/anogenital-warts-leaflet ...Read more
I recently got treated for genital warts with acid, but had sex with a condom while still healing. Should I be concerned?
No: Genital warts are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV) of which there are over 100 strains, though only several strains cause genital warts. Topical application of acid (usually bi- or trichloracetic) is commonly used to treat visible warts. Other than good hygiene with soap and water until the treated areas heal and use of a condom for protection, generally no other specific care is needed. ...Read more
How to treat small genital warts next to opening of urethra and head of penis. They are very very small. Any home remidies?
See your physician.: There are many ways to deal with the bother caused by genital warts. However, if the warts are close to the opening of the urethra (or urethral meatus) I would be very careful to seek remedies only under the direct supervision of a doctor. Any damage or scarring of the meatus could lead to permanent narrowing of the opening and urinary difficulty. ...Read more
Can you treat HPV genital warts with any over-the-counter treatments. The dr confirmed it was from HPV and attempted to freeze them off.
I treated my genital warts with acid and azot. I did a specific type of pap test to determine what type of HPV I got. There was no sign of hpv. Normal?
Destructive methods: There are a variety of topical treatments that can be used, or they can be frozen or burned off. Genital warts are caused by certain strains of the human papilloma virus and can potentially go away without treatment. Warts that recur or do not respond to treatment should be biopsied to rule out cancer. ...Read more
Go see your doctor.:
It can be removed with medications, or surgical procedures that can de done in the doctor's office.
•Take the necessary precautions to prevent trauma to the area, which can result in bleeding.
•Be careful to prevent transmission to a sexual partner.
•Because the warts themselves are infectious, avoid touching them. Do not pick or squeeze the warts. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Genital warts respond to a number of treatments. Medical creams such as Aldara (imiquimod) can boost the local immune system. Milder office procedures such as cryotherapy (freezing) the warts can be very effective as can some chemical treatments such as podphyllin. Genital warts should not be treated with over-the-counter medication. ...Read more
With caution: If the warts are not growing postpone treatment to the third trimester or after delivery. Common treatments include cryotherapy (with liquid nitrogen), podophlyllin compounds and Imiquimod cream. Liquid nitrogen or in special situations Imiquimod may be used in pregnancy. Ask your obstetrician or dermatologist if treatment is appropriate for you. ...Read more
Yes needs treatment thru your OGYNB doc
precursor to Cervical CA,
ofcourse its a small but enough to treat about percentage ...Read more
What is the name of best cream that can be used internal and external to treat genital warts? That doesn't have any side effects? How do I get it.
Aldara (imiquimod): This is safe an effective medication available with a prescription. ...Read more
Yes if necessary: The only circumstance that requires treatment is if the condyloma are obstructing the birth canal. Otherwise treatment for condyloma is elective during pregnancy, be it for cosmetic or comfort reasons, be they physical or emotional reasons. Usually no treatment during pregnancy is the best approach. ...Read more
So...: Thrush is a fungal infection of the oropharynx and is treated with anti fungal medications. Genital warts are viruses that cause a characteristic proliferative skin lesion at various sites of the body. They are generally treated with cryotherapy, topical medications or physical removal by excision/shaving techniques. ...Read more
Not reliably: Nobody really knows. Tee tree oil is a common folk remedy but has never been studied scientifically. It's a skin irritant, so it might help. However, attempting treatment risks changing the appearance of the warts, making it more difficult for a doctor to accurately diagnose the problem. You would be much wiser to not treat yourself, see a doctor, then follow her professional advice. ...Read more
Hi, I have imiquimod cream that is expired, is it safe to use or alternatives? I am out of the country at the moment, need to treat genital warts.
Can I still have intercourse while I'm being treated for genital warts? I have a small patch and aldara (imiquimod) has been working really well for 2 weeks.
GENITAL WARTS SEX:
YOU CAN HAVE ALL THE INTERCOURSE YOU WANT.
BUT YOU CAN STILL PASS IT ON TO YOUR PARTNER OR PARTNERS. UNTIL ALL THE WARTS ARE COMPLETELY GONE!
THINK ON IT. . . ...Read more
I have genital warts in my labia majora and in the opening of vulva. What can I do at home to treat thes? What is the easiestway to remove tiny warts?
Genital warts: Its best to see your dermatologist or GYN surgeon. Either can surgically remove these warts. ...Read more
The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more
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