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Summary of Viral Warts

Scientific Information on Viral Warts

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Grade Level of Evidence
Robust research conducted with repeated double-blind clinical trials
Multiple studies where at least two are double-blind and placebo controlled
Single double-blind study or multiple cohort studies
Uncontrolled or observational studies only
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Notes
grade-c Notable Very High See all 3 studies
Although the evidence is very preliminary right now, supplementation of high dose zinc (up to 132mg elemental zinc) is able to abolish viral warts by 50-60% while topical application (10% zinc sulphate solution) can abolish viral warts in 80% of persons. Nonviral warts have less of a response to treatment.

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