Povidone-iodine (PVP-I), also known as iodopovidone, is an antiseptic used for skin disinfection before and after surgery. It may be used both to disinfect the skin of the patient and the hands of the healthcare providers. It may also be used for minor wounds. Gentle on wounds. Kills germs without stinging or irritation. Fast and long-lasting protection .Easy to know when to reapply. The golden brown colour of povidone-iodine is a natural non-staining indicator that fades when it is time to reapply.
How to use:
1) Cleanse the affected area with an antiseptic such as BETADINE® Antiseptic Solution (Contains Povidone-Iodine 10%w/v).
2) Apply Betadine 10% Antiseptic Solution.
3) Cover with plaster or wound dressing as necessary