Medical perspective

Composition and action:

Clove essential oil (clove bud oil) [ eugenol, isoeugenol, isomeric sesquiterpene hydrocarbons]

  • antiviral effect
  • antioxidative effect
  • antibacterial effect – among others on Streptococcus mutans, Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli.
  • antifungal effect – effective in combating dermatophytes, yeast-like fungi (Candida albicans), moulds (Aspergillus)

 

Coconut oil [fatty acids: lauric (49%), myristic (18%), palmitic, caprylic, oleic and other]

  • antibacterial effect
  • antifungal effect – Candida albicans
  • anti-inflammatory effect
  • antipruritic effect
  • photoprotective effect from UV radiation
  • moisturising effect

 

Australian sandalwood oil

  • antioxidative effect
  • anti-inflammatory effect
  • antibacterial effect – Staphylococcus aureus
  • antifungal effect – Candida albicans

 

Vitamin E (tocopheryl acetate)

  • anti-inflammatory effect
  • regenerative effect
  • antioxidative effect

Mollusan Med – the influence of the medical product components supporting the body in the fight against molluscum contagiosum

Before application                                                                  After a monthly therapy

Mechanism of action

Antiviral and anti-inflammatory effect on viral infection
Antibacterial and antifungal effect for prevention of additional infection
Regenerative supporting effect
Moisturising supporting effect
Emollient supporting properties of the preparation
Lubricating support effect of the preparation
Antioxidative
Antipruritic*

 MOLLUSAN MED – characteristics of the medical product

Skuteczność działania

Bezpieczeństwo stosowania

Inne

Pleiotropic effect (multi-directional):

  • Antibacterial
  • Antiviral
  • Antimycotic
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Moisturising
  • Lubricating
  • Regenerative
  • Antipruritic
  • Antioxidative

It does not cause local complications (scars, discolorations) unlike physical methods (cryotherapy, laser therapy, curettage, electrocoagulation)

Pleasant smell (clove oil, sandalwood oil, coconut oil)

Fast performance –

lesions begin to subside after 4 weeks of systematic use

Does not irritate the skin – patient-friendly/good compliance

Easy dosage – 2-3 times a day

Safe – may be used already at the age of 4 years

Safe – based on natural, not synthetic, ingredients

Intended user

Patient with molluscum contagiosum:
Children aged 3 -10 years, often suffering also from Atopic Dermatitis [AD]

Adults:

  • STIs – sexually-transmitted infections
  • patients with immunosuppression – e.g. HIV infection
  • patients using immunosuppressive agents, e.g. methotrexate, cyclosporin (in autoimmune diseases, after organ transplantations)

    Sources:

1.W.H.C. Burgdorf, G. Plewig, H.H. Wolff, M. Landthaler, Dermatologia Braun-Falco, Tom 1: Wydawnictwo Czelej sp. Z o.o. 2017

* practically absent in MCV infections

logo-white

Contact

Mollusan Europe sp. z o.o.sp.k.

ul. Katowicka 45/38, 61-131 Poznań,

NIP: 7822866031,

REGON: 383866257.

KRS: 0000794719

@: office@mollusan.com

T: +48 508 929 049