Betadine Antiseptic Liquid
Used in both hospitals and households around the country, this antiseptic is recommended for the treatment of minor cuts and abrasions and is also effective against school sores, tinea and ringworm.
Betadine Antiseptic Liquid rapidly kills all bacteria and fungi commonly responsible for wound and skin infections. It is essentially non‐irritating to skin and will not permanently stain skin and natural fabrics
Contains 50mg/ml povidone iodine - Equivalent to 5mg/ml available iodine.
Hold bottle about 25cm from skin. Press valve firmly with index finger and spray from an angle to cover desired area.
Allow to dry.
Area may be covered with a secondary dressing and bandaged if desired. Replace cap after use. If actuator clogs, remove and soak in warm water.
The immediate treatment of burns is the rapid cooling of the affected area for at least 10 minutes and Betadine Antiseptic Liquid should only be applied later.
Not to be used in known hypersensitivity to iodine or povidone. If irritation, redness or swelling develops, discontinue treatment and consult a doctor.
Not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
For further information on contraindications to the use of povidone-iodine containing preparations, please refer to the package insert or consult your healthcare professional prior to use