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Are antibiotics effective on warts?
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Hi you use a combination treatment with Aspirin cream with corn caps and sometimes this works in removing the warts.

In brief: No
Hi you use a combination treatment with Aspirin cream with corn caps and sometimes this works in removing the warts.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
In brief: No
Warts are caused by a viral infection that occurs in the skin cells; and antibiotics only address bacterial infections.
Hence, antibiotics have no chance of affecting warts.

In brief: No
Warts are caused by a viral infection that occurs in the skin cells; and antibiotics only address bacterial infections.
Hence, antibiotics have no chance of affecting warts.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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