Povidex

Active Ingredient(s): Povidone-Iodine
Category: Skin Care



Povidex Overview

Povidone-iodine (PVP-I), also known as iodopovidone, is an antiseptic used for skin disinfection before and after surgery.[1][2] It may be used both to disinfect the hands of healthcare providers and the skin of the person they are caring for.[2] It may also be used for minor wounds.[2] It may be applied to the skin as a liquid or a powder.[2] Side effects include skin irritation and sometimes swelling.[1&...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Povidone-Iodine
  • Aerosol: 5%
  • Liquid: 7.5%
  • Ointment: 10%, 4.7%
  • Shampoo: 7.5%
  • Soap: 10%, 7.5%
  • Solution: 0.3%, 1%, 10%, 5%, 7.5%
  • Spray: 5%
  • Swab: 10%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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