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Betadine Perineal Wash Concentrate Side Effects

Generic Name: povidone iodine topical

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of povidone iodine topical. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Betadine Perineal Wash Concentrate.

Applies to povidone iodine topical: aerosol solution, cream, ointment, pads, solution, swabs

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Skin irritation.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking povidone iodine topical (the active ingredient contained in Betadine Perineal Wash Concentrate)

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

Not all side effects for Betadine Perineal Wash Concentrate may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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