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Silver nitrate is prescribed as a topical application for the treatment of warts and verrucas. The corrosive nature of silver nitrate destroys the skin cells present in warts and other similar skin growths.

Pharmacodynamics

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Pharmacokinetics

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Silver nitrate Indications / Silver nitrate Uses

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Silver nitrate Adverse Reactions / Silver nitrate Side Effects

Silver nitrate can cause bluish or blackish staining of the skin. In prolonged treatment cases, Silver nitrate can cause blood cell disorders.

Precautions

Silver nitrate is contraindicated in patients with silver or nitrate allergy. Sometimes, Silver nitrate can cause temporary staining in skin and clothes.

Silver nitrate should be applied onto the warts. Make sure that Silver nitrate is not applied on the adjacent skin surface.

Apply Silver nitrate only once a day. The cumulative dose should not exceed three applications for warts and six applications on a verruca.

Avoid contact with eyes and other sensitive skin surface area. Do not use Silver nitrate for the treatment of genital warts.

Special Precautions

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Other Drug Interactions

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Other Interactions

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Dosage

The dosage and duration should be as prescribed by a physician. The usual formulation is topical application.

Food(before/after)

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List of Contraindications

Silver nitrate and Pregnancy

Not classified under USFDA Pregnancy category. Research studies suggested that Silver nitrate is likely safe during pregnancy. However, do not take Silver nitrate unless prescribed by a physician.

Silver nitrate and Lactation

Research studies suggested that Silver nitrate is likely safe during nursing. However, do not take Silver nitrate unless prescribed by a physician.

Silver nitrate and Children

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Silver nitrate and Geriatic

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Silver nitrate and Other Contraindications

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Storage

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Lab interference

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Silver nitrate brands in India:

Silverex Ionic

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