Betadine Ointment is an antiseptic topical ointment used on wounds, burns, cuts, skin infections and postoperative wounds. It fight fungal infections, prevents the spread of infection from wounds and relieves skin itching.
Betadine Ointment Dosage
Clean the affected area and apply Betadine Ointment liberally on the infected area of the skin
Cover with a dressing or bandage
Betadine Ointment Side-effects
Common side effects include swelling or redness in the skin, hypersensitivity and skin irritation.
Betadine Ointment Contradiction and Drug Interactions
Do not use Betadine Ointment with compound benzoin tincture and hydrogen peroxide. Betadine Ointment should not be administered to patients who are allergic to iodine.
Betadine Ointment Safety & Precautions
Betadine Ointment should not be used during pregnancy or lactation
Avoid contact with eyes
Betadine Ointment should not be used under occlusive dressing