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Active ingredients: povidone-iodine
What it is used for
Betadine rapidly kills bacteria commonly responsible for wound and skin infections. For grazes, minor burns and scalds and the treatment of minor skin infections. For the treatment of minor burns, minor scalds, blisters, cuts, scratches, grazes and the prevention of infection.
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 2 Years.
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.
Brown viscous cream
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
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
Cuts and abrasions - MyDr.com.au
Most cuts and abrasions can be treated simply. Skin abrasions and blisters usually result from rubbing or friction. Find out what products are available for cuts and abrasions.
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Skin cuts and abrasions - Better Health Channel
The body begins repairing a wound immediately and the process may continue for days, weeks, months or even years.
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