Betadine Solution 16 ounces
The most widely used disinfectant/detergent by veterinarians. Used for cleansing the operative site and the surgeon’s hands. Also used to clean and treat bacterial and fungal infections of the skin.
A specially formulated iodine solution for disinfecting animal skin, premises, and instruments. Contains 5% povidone Iodine.
Povidone-iodine, the active ingredient in BetadineÂ® is active against most gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, including antibiotic-resistant strains, as well as most protozoa, fungi, and viruses in vitro. For more than 4 decades Betadine has been used in homes and hospitals worldwide as an important first line of defense against topical infections. Betadine help to reduce bacteria that potentially can cause skin infection.
•Indications: Betadine® Solution is a Povidone iodine topical antiseptic bactericide helps reduce bacteria that potentially can cause skin infection. For use as a disinfectant or to prepare the skin prior to surgery.
•Ingredients: Betadine® Solution contains Povidone-iodine 5% (1% available iodine), Pareth 25-9, purified water, sodium hydroxide.
•Dosage and Administration: Clean the operative site prior to surgery. Apply product and allow to dry. May be covered with a bandage.
•Storage: Store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30° C (59°-86°F). Store in original container.
•Caution: Do not use in the eyes or if you are allergic to povidone-iodine or any other ingredient in this preparation. Stop use and consult physician if irritation, sensitization or allergic reaction occurs and lasts for 72 hours. These may be signs of a serious condition. Keep out of reach of children.