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Veregen Medication Information

Available by prescription only, Veregen® (sinecatechins) is prescribed to treat external genital and perianal warts. It is made from green tea leaf extract and is the first botanical prescription drug approved in the United States. It is approved for use in adults only.
 
This medication comes as an ointment that is used three times daily for up to 16 weeks. Side effects are possible and may include skin reactions, such as pain, burning, and itching.
 
If your healthcare provider recommends treatment with Veregen, he or she will need information on your medical history and any other medications, vitamins, or supplements you are using. You should also talk to your healthcare provider if you are pregnant or have any allergies.
 
(To learn more about this medication, click Veregen. This full-length article covers more information, including dosing guidelines, details on how Veregen works, and other important warnings and precautions.)
 
 

Veregen Medication Information

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