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Wart stick

Generic name: salicylic acid topical [sal-i-sil-ik-as-id-top-ik-al]
Brand names: acnevir bensal hp cerave sa cerave sa renewing clean and clear blackhead eraser face scrub… Show all 65 brands.
Drug classes: topical acne agents, topical keratolytics

What is a Wart stick?

Salicylic acid is a keratolytic agent (peeling) that causes the outer skin layer to shed.the wart stick is used to treat acne, scalp dandruff, or seborrhea. It can also be used to remove warts, corns, and calluses.wart stick can be used in other ways not mentioned in this guide.

Side effects of Wart stick

Wart sticks may cause an allergic reaction or severe skin irritation. These reactions can occur within minutes of applying the medication or even a day later.

If you experience any of the following symptoms: hives; itching; difficulty breathing; feeling light-headed or swollen face, lips, throat, or tongue, stop using wart stick immediately and seek emergency medical attention.

Stop using wart stick immediately and consult your doctor if:

  • Severe headache; ringing in the ears; hearing problems; mental problems
  • Severe stomach pain, nausea, or diarrhea.
  • A feeling of lightheadedness, as if you could pass out.
  • Shortness of breath
  • Severe burning, irritation, or dryness of the skin.

Wart stick can cause the following side effects:

  • Rash or peeling of the skin;
  • Changes in the coloration of the treated skin (usually whitening)

There may be other side effects. For medical advice on side effects, call your doctor. The fda can be contacted at 1-800-fda-1088 to report side effects.


A rare but severe allergic reaction can occur with wart stick. If you experience hives, itching, difficulty breathing, lightheadedness, or swelling of the face, lips, or throat, stop using this medication and seek emergency medical attention.

Before you take this drug

If you have an allergy to wart sticks, it is best not to use them.wart stick can be used on a child with flu symptoms, chickenpox, or a teenager who has the virus.

If you suffer from:

  • Liver or kidney disease
  • Diabetes
  • Blood circulation problems

Consult your doctor before taking this medication if you're pregnant or nursing.

How to take a Wart stick?

Wart stick comes in a variety of forms, including liquids, gels, creams, ointments, lotions, foams, shampoos, cloth pads, and skin patches.follow the instructions on the label or those prescribed by your doctor.take it only by mouth. Topical medicines are only to be used on the skin.

Wart sticks may cause an allergic reaction, which can be severe or rare. As a "test dosage", apply a small amount to one or two small areas of skin every day for three consecutive days. On the fourth day, if you don't have an allergic reaction to the medication, use the full amount prescribed.shake the medication before using it. Please follow all instructions listed on your label.

Wart sticks should not be used to treat any condition without first consulting your doctor.your symptoms should begin to subside over the next few days. However, if they don't improve or worsen significantly during this time, please call your physician immediately.keep this medicine at room temperature and away from heat, moisture, and

The foam canister should be kept away from flames or heat. If the canister gets too warm, it may explode. Empty aerosol canisters should not be punctured or burned.

What happens if i miss the dose?

When needed, a wart stick can be used. You can skip a missed dose if you have a schedule. Never use two doses in one go.

What happens if i overdose?

If anyone accidentally swallows the medicine, seek emergency medical care or call poison help at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Wart stick should not be used on wounds that are open, sunburned, or windburned, or on skin that is dry or irritated.if this medication gets into your eyes or mouth, rinse with water.

This medicine is flammable. Avoid using near-open flames or high heat. Before using a hair styler (such as a straightening or curling iron), wash your hands to remove the medicine. The medicine could ignite and burn the skin if heated to high temperatures. Smoking is not allowed until the gel has dried completely on your skin.

Do not use other medications to treat the area you have treated with wart stick unless your doctor has prescribed it.

Interaction with other drug

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking, including prescription and over-the-counter medications. Inform your doctor of all the medications you are taking, including over-the-counter and prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal remedies.