Always read the label and use only as directed.
Used in both hospitals and households around the country, this antiseptic is recommended for the treatment of minor cuts and abrasions and is also effective against school sores, tinea and ringworm. Betadineĺ¨ Antiseptic Liquid rapidly kills all bacteria and fungi commonly responsible for wound and skin infections. It is essentially non-irritating to skin and will not permanently stain skin and natural fabrics.
Cuts wounds and abrasions
Tinea (Athletes Foot)
Paronychia (Infected skin around the nails)
Not to be used in known hypersensitivity to iodine or povidone. If irritation, redness or swelling develops, discontinue treatment and consult a doctor. Not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding. For further information on contraindications to the use of povidone-iodine containing preparations, please refer to the package insert or consult your healthcare professional prior to use.
Povidone-Iodine preparations should not be applied over a long period and to large areas of the skin (e.g., not to more than 10% of the total body surface and for not longer than 14 days) unless strictly indicated.