Betadine Solution Antiseptic Microbicide
BBetadine Solution is a topical, water-based antiseptic microbicide used to kill bacteria, fungi and viruses. Contains 5% povidone-iodine (0.5% available iodine). Not for use on food producing animals. Betadine® Veterinary Microbicides are not for use on food-producing animals. Povidone-iodine, the active ingredient in Betadine®, is active against a broad spectrum of pathogens in vitro.
Use full strength for:
•Preoperative prepping of skin and mucous membranes
•Preventing bacterial infection
•Emergency antisepsis of minor lacerations, abrasions, and burns
•Postoperative application to surgical incisions
•For preparation of the skin prior to surgery
•Helps to reduce bacteria that potentially can cause skin infection
For external use only.
DO NOT USE THIS PRODUCT:
•In the eyes
•On food-producing animals
WHEN USING THIS PRODUCT:
•Prolonged exposure to wet solution may cause irritation or, rarely, severe skin reactions
•In preoperative prepping, avoid “pooling” beneath the animal
STOP USE AND ASK A VETERINARIAN:
•If irritation and redness develop
•In rare instances of local irritation or sensitivity
Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.