The Molturex 3 ml is one of the best products in the efficient treatment of molluscum contagiosum, with quite quick results, provided it is used only for adults and children over 2 years old. The Molturex contains potassium hydroxide which is normally highly caustic and can cause severe burns in normal skin if left in position once applied.
- Avoid using near the eyes or any mucous membranes (such as genitals)
- Avoid using near inflamed areas of the skin and areas which might have been scratched open
- Cautiously wash off the Molturex product in case of any interaction with normal skin with lots of cool water.
- Avoid using with patients with a known immune deficiency such as HIV infected patients
It is always advisable to keep away the Molturex from any piece of clothing or any other textile. Hence, the user must ensure that the product has well settled in the skin and had dried up naturally before putting on any clothing. In case of any spillage, the product can always be removed with a piece of absorbent paper towel and washed with lots of cool water afterwards.
The Molturex is recommended for external use only and in case of any ingestion, it is advisable for the patient to rinse and drink plenty of cold water and visit the doctor immediately.