Fukortsin warts: tips for use
Hello, dear readers. We continue the review of drugs that help fight warts.
Today we will talk about a tool as Fukortsin. What is this medicine? Does it get rid of the unpleasant skin lesions? The answers to these questions you will find in today’s article.
Looks like Fukortsin?
This drug is one of the most available drugs that can be found in the pharmacy. It has other names such as Castellani paint or liquid Castellani.
Despite the fact that it is sold without prescription, it before applying on the skin, you should consult with a specialist.
The drug has an alcohol solution, which is intended for external use only. Available Fukortsin warts in dark glass bottles in volume of 10 ml.
A specific feature of the drug is a specific, characteristic odor and a pronounced Magenta color.
Part of Fukortsin is boric acid, phenol, resorcinol, acetone, 95% ethyl alcohol, treated water, a solution of Magenta (dye).
The pharmacy may be asked to produce a colorless liquid of Fukortsin, which won’t have colors without Magenta.
What is needed is represented a medicine?
Fukortsin antifungal, and antiseptic action. Usually it is used when:
- Abrasions and cracks on the skin;
- Pustular and purulent lesions of the skin;
- Erosive lesions;
It is often prescribed for chickenpox.
Does Fukortsin to deal with warts?
The solution has weak anti-inflammatory effect, but also dries the skin. He’ll fit in well in that case, if you tore or injured the growth that led to a small suppuration, and bleeding.
Due to its action will be prevention of secondary infection in case the skin lesion.
It can also be used after removal of the formations in the clinical setting, for example, after the cryotherapy, laser or radio-wave exposure, surgical excision.
After these manipulations can form scars, which are healing quickly thanks to the Fukortsin.
But by the warts, Fukortsin as such will not cope. This is because, warts are generally caused by the activation of the body’s papillomavirus, and with it presents the medication can’t fight.
After application it is possible to use other, more effective drugs, which will definitely help to get rid of the growths.
But if you have nail fungus and sores, then this medication is very good.
In fact, the instructions for use Fukortsin very simple.
The liquid should be applied on the affected areas of the mucous membranes or skin with a cotton swab. The procedure is repeated 2 to 5 times a day.
After the drug dries, the wart can be treated by other means, with a more pronounced antiviral action.
Treatment is best done after consulting a doctor at home.
Side effects after application
After applying the solution, it is possible to observe common allergic reactions. If you use the drug for a long time, it may be addictive, and then Fukortsin will not provide effective treatment.
Remember that in any case it is impossible to apply the liquid on extensive areas of skin, especially on mucous membranes.
As a result of improper treatment, you can get an overdose of phenol, which is very quickly absorbed into the blood, and this, in turn, leads to various toxic effects (nausea, headache, jumps in blood pressure, respiratory failure).
Also during the application you may experience unpleasant sensation of pain, which are short-term. If the pain persists, therapy should be discontinued.
Also note that the skin after treatment with Fukortsin will acquire a crimson hue. To wash out the stain is possible by means of alcohol-containing liquids and discolor before applying with acetylsalicylic acid.
Contraindications to the use of medication
Hypersensitivity to the solution.
Is it possible to use the study solution during pregnancy and lactation? During these periods, the use of the drug is not recommended.
This contraindication is associated with contained in the solution the phenol is rapidly absorbed into the blood and has an unpleasant phenomenon referred to above.
So, we told about the effects of Fukortsin. According to the reviews treated, he helped more with abrasions and fungal infections than warts.
A positive effect of treatment was seen in those who combined receiving other antiviral medicines, ointments with this liquid.
So, if you need to quickly get rid of the bad entities, provided that the drug is definitely not for you. Be healthy!
Author: Anna Derbeneva (dermatologist)