How to remove warts: pharmacy and folk remedies

Wart treatment is a complex, regular methodology. More than 90% of the formations are benign and do not need therapy, causing only a feeling of aesthetic discomfort.

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The mechanism of appearance of warts

Warts are skin growths that develop against the background of HPV activity. Once it has penetrated the body, a non-cellular infectious agent is localized in the superficial layer of the epithelium.

The virus can live in the human body for years without manifestations.

When immunity is weakened due to SARS or emotional stress, the pathogen begins to act. Viral manifestations appear in different parts of the skin, which are difficult to treat. Rash is observed on the hands, feet, neck, face, mucous membranes of the genitals, groin.

Common causes:

  • weak protective functions;
  • severe psychological trauma in history;
  • vegetative neurosis;
  • increased sweating;
  • liver dysfunction.

Microscopic skin injury is one of the routes of penetration of pathogens. Provoking plantar warts can be every day wearing tight shoes. Models should be selected based on size, platform parameters and material quality.

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Characteristics of the treatment of warts of different localization

The method of treating warts is closely related to their appearance. There are such types of increases:

  1. Common. The nodule is rounded, has a rough, brown surface. It is observed in adults, children on the back, neck, face. The laser is suitable for removal.
  2. Plantar. The main reason is uncomfortable shoes. Education has a rod that goes deep into the tissue. It is often localized in the palms of the hands when working with uncomfortable tools. Nitrogen treatment removes accumulation in 1 session.
  3. Flat (youth). After adolescence, it usually disappears. A smooth nodule is easily treatable. Among the popular methods, processing with fresh celandine juice is convenient. The appearance of young women is rare.
  4. Pointed condyloma. Education in the form of a nipple, has a flesh color. Occurs in the mucosa of the genitals. In the case of such a wart, the treatment consists of the use of creams and herbal decoctions. Surgical removal is necessary for the development of genital warts. On the face, it is safely removed by laser.

How to remove a wart at home

You can remove a wart at home. Folk recipes, tinctures and juices of medicinal plants are used. Medical preparations are popular - patches, tablets, sprays, etc. Before treatment with non-traditional methods, it is necessary to make sure that the formation is of good quality. For this, it is recommended to visit a doctor.

Pharmacy preparations

Among the medicines are lapis pencils, salipodi patches, essential oils, etc. Popular pharmacy medicines:

  • The solution for external use has a bactericidal-cauterizing property. Affordable price. Actively fights viruses, fungi. Can not be used to treat the face - a chemical burn occurs;
  • The solution with an applicator, cauterizes the growths. Can not be combined with oxolinic and other ointments. Not suitable for intimate areas;
  • Salicylic acid drop. Soothes keratinized areas. Antimicrobial antiseptic sometimes causes allergies. Prohibited for the treatment of children and breastfeeding mothers;
  • Pen. The composition of the drug includes concentrated acetic acid. The chemical composition burns the nails in the sole. The drug is sold freely in pharmacies;
  • Spraying freezes the affected tissues, preventing the development of papillomavirus. Within two weeks of use, the wart will go away. In case of non-compliance with the recommendations, subcutaneous blisters appear;
  • The gel fights infection, stimulates cell regeneration. Can be used on the mucosa. The possibility of recovery is minimal.
cauterization of a wart with celandine juice

Folk remedies

You can reduce warts with folk remedies. Effective ways:

  1. Celandine. The growth is smeared every 8 hours with fresh plant juice. You can use celandine in a dry form - a handful of stalk + flour + Vaseline. Healing ointment processes formations of any size;
  2. garlic. Rub the warts daily with a vegetable. For plantar growths, an ointment of 1 tablespoon is suitable. garlic, 1 tablespoon melted and 1 tbsp. uthull. Before lubrication, the foot should be steamed in warm water. The head is then placed in a sterile bandage and applied to the affected area. Polyethylene is placed on top. Suitable for handling fingers.
  3. Rowan. Cut the berries in half. The fruits are applied for 24 hours. The healing fluid allows you to remove the manifestation of HPV in 7-10 days.

One of the options for information is red beets or potatoes. The root culture is crushed on a grater, spread on gauze and placed in the formation for 3-4 hours. Usually, after a few procedures, the root of the growth comes out.

Only fresh vegetables are suitable for the procedure!

The fight against warts is possible with the help of propolis. Steam the skin in hot water. Stick a cake with the softened bee product on the affected area. The result of the treatment will be visible after 3 days.

You can remove the formations with the help of old rites. An apple cut in half with a thread is used to rub the formations. After processing, the fruit is tied with the same thread and buried in moist soil. When the fruit rots, the growth will disappear.

Hospital treatments for warts

Warts are treated systematically in specialized clinics. At the first sign, seek help from a dermatologist. The specialist will choose a treatment plan for the disease. If there are relapses, you should consult an oncologist.

Valid removal options:

  • electrical coagulation. It is performed using an electrical device. The hardened crust falls off after 20-30 days;
  • cryodestruction. Tissues are lifted with liquid nitrogen through a special probe. After 14 days, it is advisable to repeat the session. The procedure does not pose a health risk;
  • laser burning. The intervention is performed under local anesthesia. Minor scars may remain after surgery. Effective for "chicken" warts;
  • radio knifeThe method is indispensable in eliminating complex formations. With the help of radio waves, the structure evaporates and dries. At the end of the procedure, only one crust remains, which is peeled off after 7-9 days. Adverse effects of removal are rare.

After a successful operation, be sure to follow the preventative measures. Eat foods rich in vitamins and minerals. Do not use other people's things, wash your hands before eating. Systematic treatment of the wound with antiseptic agents reduces the risk of developing new formations.

Rules for wound care and how to avoid complications

After cauterizing and treating the growths, it will take time to restore a healthy layer of epidermis to the area of damage. Proven antiseptic - potassium permanganate. Potassium permanganate is suitable for treating the edges and middle of the wound. After the crust falls off, hydrocortisone ointment is used to prevent the appearance of scars after treatment.

To reduce the risk of spreading the infection to healthy skin, the edges of the wart wound are treated. This should be done until the crust falls. An alcoholic solution with brilliant green and iodine (5%) is suitable. When the hardened crust falls off, the new skin is treated with a regenerating ointment. To avoid complications during healing, do not use cheap creams and unfamiliar recipes.