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Chemical Podophyllin

Name Podophyllin
Equivalent Terms Podophyllum Resin | Resin, Podophyllum
CAS Registry Number 9000-55-9
Definition Caustic extract from the roots of Podophyllum peltatum and P. emodi. It contains PODOPHYLLOTOXIN and its congeners and is very irritating to mucous membranes and skin. Podophyllin is a violent purgative that may cause CNS damage and teratogenesis. It is used as a paint for warts, skin neoplasms, and senile keratoses.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D011033
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Podophyllin
  beta-apopicropodophyllin