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Brand name: Antiseptic Ointment (Pharmacy Care) TM

Active ingredients: povidone-iodine

What it is used for

Treatment and prevention of infection in minor cuts, wounds and abrasions. Treatment of minor skin infections.

How to take it

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

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

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.

Visual appearance

A deep brown viscous ointment with a faint odour characteristic of iodine. No visible particles present.

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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