- Imiquimod cream is used to treat skin conditions such as actinic keratoses (also called solar keratoses) and superficial basal cell carcinoma.
- It belongs to a group of medicines known as immune response modifiers or topical immuno-modulators that work by helping to activate your immune system to fight these abnormal skin growths.
- Imiquimod cream is also used to treat external genital warts.
|Caution – before starting imiquimod cream|
|Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, if you become pregnant while using the cream or are planning a pregnancy. Imiquimod cream should not be used during pregnancy. Your doctor will recommend other treatments for you.|