FDA Approved: * February 25, 2010 Pharm Company: *NYCOMED US Category:Sexual Health
Imiquimod, sold under the brand name Aldara among others, is a medication that acts as an immune response modifier that is used to treat genital warts, superficial basal cell carcinoma, and actinic keratosis. Scientists at 3M's pharmaceuticals division discovered the drug and 3M obtained the first FDA approval in 1997. As of 2015, imiquimod is generic and is available worldwide under many brands.
1 Medical uses
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3 Mechanism of action
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.