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Sinecatechins ointment is a genital warts treatment that’s made from substances in green tea leaves. Warts are flat, fleshy-colored bumps around the vagina, anus or penis caused by HPV (human papillomavirus). While this medicine doesn’t cure genital warts, it can help clear up outbreaks. The brand version of this medicine is called Veregen.
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About Sinecatechins (Generic Veregen)
How does it work?
Sinecatechins are natural substances found in green tea leaves. Scientists aren’t exactly sure how this medicine works, but studies show it helps completely clear warts in more than half of people who use it.
What does it treat?
This medicine is used to treat genital warts. Warts are flat, fleshy, skin-colored growths that can appear around the penis, vagina and anus after someone is infected with HPV (human papillomavirus). While it won’t cure the virus that causes warts, this medicine can make warts disappear and help you stay clear for several months after finishing a full course of treatment.
What forms does it come in?
Sinecatechins usually come in the form of a topical ointment that you apply directly on top of warts. It’s only for warts on the penis, vagina or anus – don’t use it in other places on your body or put it inside the vagina or rectum.
Sinecatechins vs. Veregen
Sinecatechins and Veregen are the same thing – Veregen is just a brand name for the medication. Right now, only the brand medicine is available, so it can be more expensive than other genital warts treatments.
How much will it cost?
Dr. B offers online consultations for $15—which is less than most copays. If a genital warts prescription is appropriate, your out-of-pocket medication cost will depend on your insurance and where you decide to get your prescription filled. With a drug discount card, prices for Veregen 15 % Topical Ointment (30 gram tube) start at $1,526.75.
* Prices shown with drug discount card applied. Price may differ depending on location.
Veregen 15 % Topical Ointment (30 gram tube)*
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Sinecatechins (Generic Veregen) prescription FAQ
What are the benefits of using Sinecatechins (Generic Veregen)?
- Helps clear warts on the penis, vagina or anus
- Some people like that the ingredients are plant-based
- Doesn’t need to be washed off (unlike some other genital wart treatments)
Who should not use this medication?
- People allergic to green tea or its ingredients
- People with open sores or cuts in the affected area
- People with a weakened immune system
- Pregnant or breastfeeding women
- People taking certain medications that can interact with Sinecatechins
You should also know that this medication can interfere with some kinds of birth control. It’s also still possible to pass the virus on to others through sex. Ask your healthcare provider about ways to practice safer sex.
How do I use this medication?
This ointment is applied directly onto the warts, three times a day. Avoid getting the medicine on healthy skin, and be sure to wash your hands before and after using this medicine.
Be aware that this medicine can stain bedding or clothes. Don’t cover the warts with a bandage or tight-fitting clothing. This could increase the chances of skin irritation.
What happens if I miss a dose?
If you forget to apply a dose, use it as soon as you remember. Then, continue with your regular schedule. Don't apply extra ointment to make up for the missed dose.
What happens if I use too much?
Using too much of this medicine can cause skin irritation or other side effects. It's important to use only the amount recommended by your licensed provider. Using extra ointment won’t help you get better faster.
If you’ve taken too much Sinecatechins, call your medical provider or local poison control center (800-222-1222) immediately.
Can I get Sinecatechins (Generic Veregen) online?
If you’re looking for confidential and convenient help treating genital warts, Dr. B can help. Fill out a short health questionnaire, and a licensed medical provider will review your health history and current symptoms. If a prescription is appropriate, they’ll send it to the pharmacy of your choice.
Medical information reviewed by Dr. Alison Gruen
Alison Gruen, MD is a board-certified dermatologist in New York City with over 18 years of experience. A clinician at heart, she happily devotes most of her time to the care of her patients. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Princeton University and received her MD degree from the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Gruen completed her dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate where she served as Chief Resident and was awarded the Kings County Doctor’s Day award for compassion in medicine. Currently Dr. Gruen is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan.
Side effects are common with this medicine, but they’re usually mild and get better with time. The most common side effects are:
- Small blisters or ulcers
- Hardening of the skin
If you experience severe side effects like severe skin irritation, bleeding of warts or flu-like symptoms—or other new and worrying symptoms—contact your health provider or pharmacist immediately.