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Brand name: Betadine Antiseptic Liquid TM

Active ingredients: povidone-iodine

What it is used for

This product accepted for registration/listing as 'currently supplied' at the time of commencement of the Act. Indications held in ARTG paper records.,Pre-operative preparation of the skin and post-operative surgical wound disinfection. Prevention of bacterial infection in wounds, lacerations and abrasions. Treatment of various bacterial and fungal skin infections.

How to take it

This medicine is a pack that contains more than one part.

Part 1: Paint

A brown solution

The way to take this medicine is: No information available.

Part 2: Solution

A brown solution

The way to take this medicine is: Topical. This medicine is applied directly to the surface of the skin.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Storage instructions

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 2 Years.

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is Not Scheduled.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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