Cantharidin

Unassigned

New Medicines

Molluscum contagiosum

Information

New molecular entity
Verrica Pharmaceuticals
Verrica Pharmaceuticals

Development and Regulatory status

None
None
Phase III Clinical Trials

Category

Protein phosphatase 1 and 2a inhibitor cantharidin 0.7% presented as a film-forming solution for topical use
Molluscum contagiosum is a common and contagious but generally harmless condition and usually self-limiting condition caused by a pox virus. It causes spots on skin and is most common in children and young adults [1].
Molluscum contagiosum
Topical