Podophyllum Toxin USP – anti-wart API
Podophyllum Toxin is an API which is used by the Pharma industry.
CAS Number: 518-28-5
Molecular formula: C22H22O8
Podophyllum Toxin USP is Podophyllotoxin non-alkaloid toxin of lignan family. It’s the main active antiwart component of podophyllin, a herbal extract of Podophyllum which used to be one of the main treatments for genital warts. It is more effective and safer than podophyllin. Podofilox can be applied by the patient whereas podophyllin is applied by the doctor. Podophyllotoxin is the pharmacological precursor for the important anti-cancer drug etoposide. It is also used as a gel or solution to treat genital warts.
At Himachal Pharmaceuticals we manufacture Podophyllum Toxin USP as per United States Pharmacopoeia standards. It is only available for bulk requirements as Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients for the Pharmaceutical or Drug manufacturing companies, agents or other industrial bulk consumers.