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Halodine Nasal Antiseptic

Dosage form: solution
Ingredients: POVIDONE-IODINE 1.25mg in 1mL
Labeler: Halodine LLC
NDC code: 78371-101

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jun 27, 2022.

Halodine Nasal Antiseptic

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Povidone-Iodine USP, 1.25%

(0.125% Available Iodine)



  • Antiseptic skin preparation
  • Helps reduce bacteria that can potentially cause skin infection


For external use only.

Do not use
  • If allergic to iodine
  • In the eyes
  • On children less than 3 years old
  • Over large areas of the body

Ask a doctor before use if injuries are
  • Deep or puncture wounds
  • Serious burns

Stop use and ask a doctor if

irritation and redness develop or if condition persists for more than 72 hours.

Keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


For nasal application

  1. Gently blow nose to clear both nostrils. Discard tissue.
  2. Open single ampoule by tearing off the narrow end along line. To avoid spill while opening, only hold flat foil around raised body of ampoule and maintain ampoule with narrow end pointing up.
  3. Place narrow end of ampoule at right nostril and gently pinch left nostril. Lift chin and tilt head back; squeeze all liquid from ampoule while inhaling through right nostril. Discard ampoule.
  4. Open second ampoule by tearing off the narrow end along line. Avoid spill.
  5. Place narrow end of ampoule at left nostril and gently pinch right nostril. Lift chin and tilt head back; squeeze all liquid from ampoule while inhaling through left nostril. Discard ampoule.

Note: Do not blow nose. If solution drips, wipe with tissue.

Other Information
  • Single use only; do not reuse
  • Not made with natural rubber latex
  • Store at room temperature; avoid excessive heat

Inactive Ingredients

hydroxyethylcellulose, purified water

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povidone-iodine solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:78371-101
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:78371-101-0196 AMPULE in 1 CARTON
11.5 mL in 1 AMPULE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart333E05/15/2020
Labeler - Halodine LLC (117526113)

Halodine LLC

Further information

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