Betadine Sore Throat Gargle - Ready to Use is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) povidone-iodine. On this page you will find out more about Betadine Sore Throat Gargle - Ready to Use, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: povidone-iodine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Betadine Sore Throat Gargle - Ready to Use 1% mouthwash, 120 mL
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What this medicine is for
CONTAINER COPY: Anti-viral and anti-bacterial sore throat treatment. Kills bacteria and viruses. Betadine Ready To Use Sore Throat Gargle is an antibacterial and antiviral gargle., CARTON: A sore throat may be due to a number of causes including smoking, allergic reaction and other factors. Most commonly though, they are due to a bacterial or viral infections of the throat. Betadine Ready To Use Sore Throat Gargle kills most bacteria and viruses implicated in sore throat (pharyngitis) within 30 seconds and may be used as an aid in the treatment of such an infected sore throat., An aid in the treatment of infected sore throats.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||A brown solution|
|Route of administration||Oral Application|
120mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
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Is this medication banned in sport?
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Betadine Sore Throat Gargle | myVMC
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