Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Bectodine Products

Bectodine Products are primarily used for

Wound infection

About Bectodine Products

Uses of Bectodine Products

Povidone Iodine is used to prevent Wound infection.

Bectodine Products side effects


No common side effects seen.

How Bectodine Products work

Povidone Iodine is an antiseptic. It kills harmful infection causing microorganisms. This is how it works to prevent and treat infections.

Patient Concerns about Bectodine Products

Frequently asked questions about Bectodine Products

Frequently asked questions about Povidone Iodine

Q. Can I put Bectodine Solution on an open wound?
Bectodine Solution can be used as an antiseptic to treat or prevent infections in wounds such as ulcers, small burns or cuts, and other minor injuries. However, take special care if you are applying Bectodine Solution on open large wounds or where the skin is broken like burns. The reason being there may be a risk of excessive absorption of iodine in blood which may increase to toxic levels.
Q. Will Bectodine Solution solution stain my skin or clothes?
Bectodine Solution has a natural golden brown color which stains the area where you have applied it. It does not however, permanently stain your skin and fingernails. The stain can be easily removed from your clothes with soap and water.
Q. Where can Bectodine Solution be used?
Bectodine Solution is used in the treatment and prevention of infection in wounds including cuts, small areas of burn, ulcers and minor injuries. Do not use this medicine on deep wounds and clean surgical wounds.
Q. How should Bectodine Solution solution be applied to an injury?
Clean the affected area and apply a small amount of the medicine to it. You can then cover it with a sterile bandage. You can apply this medicine 1 to 3 times daily. However, do not use it for longer than 1 week.
Q. Can Bectodine Solution affect thyroid function?
Using Bectodine Solution over a large area or for a long time may sometimes cause problems with your thyroid. Symptoms of thyroid dysfunction include weight loss, increased appetite, sweating, lack of energy, and weight gain. If you notice such symptoms, contact your doctor who may advise you to stop using Bectodine Solution.

Products for Bectodine

Bectodine Solution
bottle of 500 ml Solution
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available
Bectodine Liquid
bottle of 500 ml Liquid
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available
Bectodine 5% Ointment
tube of 125 gm Ointment
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available
Bectodine 5% Ointment
tube of 10 gm Ointment
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available
packet of 10 gm Dusting Powder
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available

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