Betadine Gargle & Paint/Betadine Throat Spray

Betadine Gargle & Paint/Betadine Throat Spray

povidone iodine

Manufacturer:

Mundipharma

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Povidone-iodine
Indications/Uses
Betadine Gargle Fast & soothing relief of sore throat & mouth sores, breath freshener where excessive bacteria in mouth is present, mouth wash for oral hygiene & post-op or bedridden patients, oral antiseptic before & after dental operations or tooth extractions, degerming soak for dentures & toothbrushes. Betadine Paint Mouth sores (aphthous ulcers), herpes simplex, herpes zoster (shingles), herpes labialis (cold sores), grazes, abrasions, cuts & wounds, or any break in the skin which requires protection from infection. Dermal infections caused by bacteria, viruses & fungi. Betadine Throat Spray Acute mucosal infections of the mouth & pharynx including stomatitis, gingivitis, aphthous ulcers, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, monilial infections, common colds & flu. Oral hygiene prior to, during & after dental & oral surgery. Relief of sore throat.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Gargle Sore throat & mouth infections Gargle undiluted 15 mL followed by mouth rinsing for min of 30 sec. Repeat 2-4 times daily or as required. Mouth wash Gargle undiluted 15 mL or diluted w/ an equal amount of water followed by mouth rinsing for min of 30 sec. Paint Apply undiluted to affected area bid. Throat spray Spray to the mucous membrane of the throat several times a day (3-4 hourly).
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Hyperthyroidism or any thyroid diseases. Patients on lithium therapy. Before & after a specific medical treatment involving use of radioactive iodine. Throat Spray Do not use 4 wk prior to radioiodine scintingraphy or radioiodine treatment of thyroid carcinoma. Patients w/ goiter & thyroid nodules. Childn <6 yr.
Special Precautions
Do not apply other medications to the same area treated. Avoid pooling beneath the patient in pre-op prep. Do not heat prior to use. Avoid contact w/ eyes & soln containing detergent in treating open wounds. Prolonged use. Patients w/ goiter, thyroid nodules & other non-acute thyroid diseases. Monitor thyroid function. Not to be used prior to or after radioiodine scintigraphy or radioiodine treatment of thyroid carcinoma. Renal impairment. False +ve lab results w/ toluidine or gum guaiac for Hb or glucose determination in stool or urine. May interfere w/ thyroid function tests. Pregnancy & lactation. Newborns & small infants. Throat Spray Avoid aspiration into the resp tract especially in intubated patients.
Adverse Reactions
Rarely, hypersensitive/allergic skin reaction (itchiness, redness, small blisters).
Drug Interactions
May alter the effect w/ other externally applied wound healing drugs/prep. Products containing enzymatic component, alkali, Hg, silver, hydrogen peroxide, tannic acid & taurolidine. Transient dark discolorations in areas involved in concomitant use or immediately after application of octenidine-containing antiseptics.
ATC Classification
D08AG02 - povidone-iodine ; Belongs to the class of iodine product antiseptics. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
R02AA15 - povidone-iodine ; Belongs to the class of antiseptics used in throat preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Betadine Throat Spray oromucosal spray 0.45%
Packing/Price
50 mL x 1's (P551/bottle)
Form
Betadine Paint 10%
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's (P172/container)
Form
Betadine Gargle oromucosal soln 1%
Packing/Price
120 mL x 1's (P169/container);240 mL x 1's (P299/container);500 mL x 1's (P525/container);60 mL x 1's (P99/container)
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