Case of Verruca Vulgaris Treated Successfully with the Help of Causticum – A Case Report

Author: Abhishek Dalmia[1], Gunjan Pandey[2], Sanjay Verma[3]

[1]MD(HOM), Assistant professor,

[2]Dept. of Repertory at Dr. MPKHMCH&RC, Homoeopathy University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

[3]PG Scholar, Dept. of Repertory at Dr.MPKHMCH&RC, Homoeopathy University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Address for correspondence-

Dr. Abhishek Dalmia

Dr.MPKHMCH&RC, Homoeopathy University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.



Warts or verruca vulgaris is a viral infection caused by Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). It causes frustration to both clinician and patient  due to its recurrence after cauterization . In such cases homoeopathic medicines are always beneficial when given after individualization and selection of the similimum.

Method – Individualized homoeopathic medicine was given with the help of  repertory.

Result & Conclusion

A 20 year old male patient was complaining of warts on forehead for 4 months. After getting his totality he was prescribed causticum 200 single dose and on rubrum for 15 day during follow up large warts had vanished and no new warts were observed in subsequent visits. So it is classical example of homoeopathic medicine in treatment of warts with photographical evidence.


Causticum, Cauterization, Homoeopathy, Similimum , Verruca vulgaris