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Podophyllotoxin

Podophyllotoxin

Product Name Podophyllotoxin
CAS Registry Number 518-28-5
Molecular Formula C22H22o8
Molecular Weight 414.41
Purity 98%HPLC
Package 20mg-1g
Storge In sealed, cool and dry condition
Category Standard

Podophyllotoxin is a non-alkaloid toxin lignan extracted from the roots and rhizomes of Podophyllum species. It’s also known as podofilox can be used to treat genital warts and molluscum contagiosum. It is not recommended in HPV infections without external warts. 

In addition to being used as a cathartic, purgative, antiviral agent, vesicant, and antihelminthic, podophyllotoxin is the starting material for the semi-synthesis of the anti-cancer drugs etoposide,  teniposide and etopophos.