Povidone Iodine

Wockhardt Ltd

Composition for Povidone Iodine Products

Povidone Iodine Products are primarily used for

Wound infection

About Povidone Iodine Products

Uses of Povidone Iodine Products

Povidone Iodine is used to prevent Wound infection.

Povidone Iodine Products side effects

Common

Side Effect of Povidone Iodine is Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness).

How Povidone Iodine 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 Povidone Iodine Products

Frequently asked questions about Povidone Iodine Products

Frequently asked questions about Povidone Iodine

Q. Can I put Povidone Iodine 5% Solution on an open wound?
Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% 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 the blood which may increase to toxic levels.
Q. Will Povidone Iodine 5% Solution solution stain my skin or clothes?
Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% Solution be used?
Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% Solution affect thyroid function?
Using Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% Solution.
Q. Can I put Povidone Iodine 5% Solution on an open wound?
Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% 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 the blood which may increase to toxic levels.
Q. Will Povidone Iodine 5% Solution solution stain my skin or clothes?
Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% Solution be used?
Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% Solution affect thyroid function?
Using Povidone Iodine 5% 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 Povidone Iodine 5% Solution.

Products for Povidone Iodine

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