Efficacy and safety of topical application of 45% hydrogen peroxide solution in the treatment of common warts

فعالية وأمان التطبيق الموضعي لمحلول بيروكسيد الهيدروجين بتركيز 45% في علاج الثآليل الشائعة

المؤلفون

  • Hanan Moein Salloum, Jamal Khaddam, Abdallah Alkhair

الكلمات المفتاحية:

Common warts
الثآليل الشائعة
hydrogen peroxide
بيروكسيد الهيدروجين

الملخص

Objective: The study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of hydrogen peroxide topical solution, 45% (HP45) for treatment common warts.

Patients and Methods: A Prospective study (Before& After) conducted for the period one year (January 2020- January 2021) at Tishreen University Hospital in Lattakia- Syria. 35 patients with common warts who received treatment with HP45 were included in the study.

Results: The median age was 21years, 51.4% of patients were females. Most common sites of warts involvement were dorsum of the hands (44.6%), followed by palm of hands (41.3%). A statistically significantly reduction in mean warts size was occurred at the end of treatment (0.2±0.18 vs. 0.62±0.6, p:0.0001). Complete clearance was achieved in 51.2% of patients, most of these cases were in the last session. The best response to the treatment was in warts located on the dorsum of hands, with size less than 1 cm and duration of disease less than one year. Regarding of side effects, itching and stinging were more frequently seen, followed by edema.

Conclusion: Topical application of HP45 was effective in removal of common warts. Except of itching and stinging, serious side effects not occurred.

السيرة الشخصية للمؤلف

Hanan Moein Salloum, Jamal Khaddam, Abdallah Alkhair

 

Faculty of Medicine || Tishreen University || Syria

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2022-03-27

كيفية الاقتباس

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Hanan Moein Salloum, Jamal Khaddam, Abdallah Alkhair. Efficacy and safety of topical application of 45% hydrogen peroxide solution in the treatment of common warts: فعالية وأمان التطبيق الموضعي لمحلول بيروكسيد الهيدروجين بتركيز 45% في علاج الثآليل الشائعة. مجلة العلوم الطبية و الصيدلانية [انترنت]. 27 مارس، 2022 [وثق 2 يوليو، 2022];6(1):98-105. موجود في: https://journals.ajsrp.com/index.php/jmps/article/view/4866

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