Betadine Solution

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Betadine Solution

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Purdue Products L.P.

Povidone-iodine, 5%

ANTISEPTIC MICROBICIDE

External Use Only

For Professional Veterinary Use Only

Use full strength for:

• Pre-operative prepping of skin and mucous membranes.

• Preventing bacterial infection.

• Emergency antisepsis of minor lacerations, abrasions, and burns.

• Post-operative application to surgical incisions.

• For use on companion animals, including dogs, cats, and horses.

For Veterinary Use Only

Active ingredient

Purpose

Povidone-iodine, 5% (0.5% available iodine)

Antiseptic

Uses

• for preparation of the skin prior to surgery

• helps to reduce bacteria that potentially can cause skin infection

Warnings

For external use only

Do Not Use This Product

• in the eyes

• on food-producing animals

When Using This Product

• do not heat prior to application

• prolonged exposure to wet solution may cause irritation or, rarely, severe skin reactions

• in pre-operative prepping, avoid “pooling” beneath the animal

Stop Use And Ask A Veterinarian

• 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.

Directions

• apply full strength to skin or surgical preparation site

• wet area thoroughly to ensure complete coverage and penetration, but avoid “pooling”

• allow to dry

• may be covered with bandage

• for use on companion animals, including dogs, cats, and horses

Other information

• store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°)

• store in original container

Inactive ingredients

pareth 25-9, purified water, sodium hydroxide

Questions? 1-888-726-7535 (8am-5pm, EST, Mon.-Fri.).

©2014 Purdue Products L.P.

Dist. by: Purdue Products L.P., Stamford, CT 06901-3431

 

NDC

 

16 fl oz (1 pt) (473 ml)

67618-155-16

301018-0C

32 fl oz (1 qt) (946 ml)

67618-155-32

301019-0C

One Gallon (3.78 Liters)

67618-155-01

301020-0C

NAC No.: 1137000.6

PURDUE PRODUCTS L.P.
ONE STAMFORD FORUM, 201 TRESSER BLVD., STAMFORD, CT, 06901-3431
Telephone:   203-588-8000
Toll-Free:   1-888-726-7535
Fax:   203-588-6254
Website:   www.purduepharma.com
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