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Does Clear Nail Polish Get Rid Of Warts
Wart on right hand's thumb. Right next to the nail. May be growing underneath. Third wart in a year on my right hand. How do I get rid of them for goo?
Liquid nitrogen: While there are a number of treatment options for palmar warts, the most commonly used by me is liquid nitrogen application. It seems most effective as well. Acid application is another method, although, it seems less commonly use. Electrocautery may be tried. Anecdotal use of ranitidine has been described. An over-the-counter histofreeze may work for small solitary lesions. ...Read more
Go see doc: Go see your doctor for treatment. The Best way to be rid of them ...Read more
I have warts on the top of my hand. Freezing them off and acid doesn't seem to do much. What should I try next to get rid of them?
Hypnosis: Hypnosis has been used to cure warts for over 100 years. It is safe. It only requires that you make a personal commitment. You can try this before you go on to more invasive and dangerous treatments ...Read more
Warts: Each night before going to bed soak a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar, apply it to the wart and then hold it in place with a band-aid. Leave it on all night, or if you like, 24 hours a day but change the soaked cotton and band-aid each evening for a week. The wart will swell and may throb as it reacts with the vinegar and then start to turn black within the first two days and in two weeks gone. ...Read more
Warts: Wait for immune system to kick in and the warts will likely go away. Try a medication prescribed by a dermatologist. ...Read more
Acid and scraping: An otc acid and scraping with a pumice bar will help. If not, you can use the liquid nitrogen, liquid nitrous oxide (this is what I like to use). You can also try oral cimetadine (400 mg three times a day for 12-16 weeks). This is very safe and had the side effect of getting rid of warts for many people of adult size and weight (japma november 1, 1995, vol. 85 no. 11 717-718). ...Read more
Many ways: There are many medications that you can buy at the drug store. ...Read more
Duct tape: Keeping them covered with duct tape all the time for 3-4 weeks has been recommended by some. There are also some otc products like compound w. ...Read more
I've been getting warts on my right hand. I have 3 now and can feel another growing. What can I do to get rid of them?
Veregen (sinecatechins): Although indicated for gu warts, Aldara veregen (sinecatechins) or other such compounds have been effective. ...Read more
Having lemon, orange, strawberries,tea& zinc to help body get rid of hand warts (tried everything else on planet acid, cryo,tape, acv). Might work?
No: Wart-removal acids sold over-the-counter can get rid of hand warts. One's primary care doctor or a dermatologist can freeze the warts. If a person has many warts on her hand, there are other medications that a dermatologist can try. Fruits are not going to get rid of warts... but sometimes warts do go away on their own. ...Read more
I have a spot on the palm of my hand. At first, I thought it could be a bite/wart but it looks full of yellow puss. What is it and how can I get rid?
Small infection: Maybe you got poked by something? Maybe with a little splinter underneath the skin? If have multiple on palms as well as other areas of skin, call doc for eval asap as it could mean systemic illness such as gonorrhea etc. If just only one, get a clean needle, clean area with rubbing alcohol and lancet/open it to allow draining of the puss. Then keep clean, dry should do it. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
If I have several (9) warts on only my right hand what kind of doctors office should I visit to treat them? A dermatologist? Please someone reply and tell me what kind of doctor should I visit to get rid of my warts & to find out why these warts are gr
How long does chemical burn from nail polish on skin take to heal? (I was stupid to put on warts) It's been already 1month, its better but severe
Burn: Can you send a photo? Should not have burned or have pain after weeks. Is area red? Could have infection brewing. Consult with us to determine if you need further evaluation. ...Read more
Using black nail polish on wart? How long will it take for it to go away? Can I use duct tape(doc treated it, said to come back in 2 weeks if not gone)
After genital wart removal is there any chance that immune can clear hpv completely some say it last lifelong but some say 90% can get rid in 3 year?
Here are some...: The quoted statements are largely correct. Besides, the odd to have recurrence after wart removal may mount to 50% over time since HPV is invisible and at times personal humoral immune ability does suffice to take control of the invading virus that takes entrance through the broken skin or mucosa-the first line of personal defense. More? Contact www.HealthTap.com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login... ...Read more
How can you permanently get rid of a wart on hands? Using the over-the-counter liquid for warts, I seem to get rid of them for a few years. Then they grow back in the same exact locations on my fingers. Clearly, the virus is still present in the tissues
Home remedy: Each night before going to bed soak a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar, apply it to the wart and then hold it in place with a band-aid. Leave it on all night, or if you like, 24 hours a day but change the soaked cotton and band-aid each evening for a week. The wart will swell and may throb as it reacts with the vinegar and then start to turn black within the first two days and in two weeks gone. ...Read more
Use something else: Some people also apply black cohosh directly on the skin. This is because there was some thought that black cohosh would improve the skins appearance. Similarly, people used black cohosh for other skin conditions such as acne, wart removal, and even the removal of moles, but this is seldom done anymore. ...Read more
See derm for treatmt: If those don't work your dermatologist may use cautery, lasers, injections... But warts are viruses so they can reappear if they want even after treatment ...Read more
Standard methods: Warts are often treated by liquid nitrogen but can also be treated topically with a variety of prescription products. In some instances, we surgically remove them. Please see your Dermatologist. ...Read more
Are you sure...: Are you sure that they are warts? If so, there are nonprescription remedies, such as the various cold sprays, that you can buy to treat them yourself. If you're not sure they are warts — or if the otc remedy doesn't work — see a dermatologist for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
How do I get rid of warts these warts are under the armpit and now have seen some on the left side
Please advise what is the fastest and cheapest way to get rid of warts without going to the doctor? How long would have to till they go away?
Warts: You can purchase salicylic acid on pads or solutions (but it is a lower concentration then dermatologist has). Silver nitrate can be bought in caustic pencil form. In college I used cloth medical tape (not the hypoallergenic kind) and it did work — however, there is no medical research to back this. ...Read more
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