Formaldehyde- Indications, Dosage, Contraindications, ADRs

Category of DrugFormaldehyde is a Disinfectants drug
Mechanism of Action 
IndicationsFormaldehyde is a Disinfectants drug which is used for Warts particularly plantar warts
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
Available dosage formsPrepared as 0.75% v/v water-miscible gel.
Contraindications1. Hepatic dysfunction
2. Pregnancy
Precautions1. Significant peripheral neuropathy
2. Patients with diabetes at risk of neuropathic ulcers
3. Protect the surrounding skin and avoid broking skin
4. Not suitable for application to face
5. Anogenital region 
Adverse Effects1. Skin irritation
2. Angioedema
3. Myopathy
5. Anaphylaxis
6. Blurred vision
7. Headache
Pregnancy Category 

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