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Brand name: Iodine 1% in Alcohol 70% (Orion) TM

Active ingredients: iodine + ethanol

What it is used for

Disinfection of unbroken skin prior to surgery.

How to take it

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

  • The way to take this medicine: Topical
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.

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

Visual appearance

Brown liquid

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription. This medicine may cause harm; see warning and safety directions on label.It is Schedule 6 : Poison.

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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