5% potassium hydroxide solution for local application on skin. Treatment of Molluscum contagiosum. Molluscum contagiosum is a benign and highly contagious viral skin ailment, generally affecting the skin and sometimes the mucosa, and which has been constantly increasing over the past 10 years, particularly in children with atopic skin.
Molutrex is very simple to use: 1 to 2 applications daily until redness appears (usually after 2 to 10 days). No rinsing required. It can be used on the face and body (except around the eyes and on the mucosa) in adults and children over the age of 2 years. How to use: 1 application per day. During 2 to 10 days, until inflammation occurs.