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*  Inadine
The povidone polymer provides a sustained release of iodine. The polyethylene glycol provides a moist environment allowing the ... The dressing is a topical wound dressing containing an ointment of 10% povidone-iodine or PVP-I. The dressing contains ... Inadine[pronunciation?] is a brand of non-adherent surgical dressing containing the disinfectant povidone-iodine (PVP-I). It ... Before use, patients will be asked about any known susceptibility to iodine hypersensitivity. It is a thin dressing that comes ...
*  Skin disinfection
... tentative evidence that chlorhexidine and denatured alcohol use to clean skin prior to surgery is better than povidone-iodine ... Skin disinfection may be accomplished with a number of solutions including providone-iodine, chlorhexidine, alcohol based ...
*  Tincture of iodine
Antiseptic Cadexomer iodine Chlorhexidine Iodophor Inadine Povidone-iodine Lugol's iodine Brilliant green (dye) Seymor S. Block ... Tincture of iodine, iodine tincture, or weak iodine solution is an antiseptic. It is usually 2-7% elemental iodine, along with ... This "2% free iodine" solution provides about one mg of free iodine per drop. USP Strong Iodine Tincture is defined in the NF ... Iodine tincture is not a recommended source of solely-nutritional iodine. Nutritional iodine is better supplied in the form of ...
*  Antiseptic
Novel iodine antiseptics containing povidone-iodine (an iodophor, complex of povidone, a water-soluble polymer, with triiodide ... Iodine is usually used in an alcohol solution (called tincture of iodine) or as Lugol's iodine solution as a pre- and ... Some people[who?] do not recommend disinfecting minor wounds with iodine because of concern that it may induce scar tissue ... However, concentrations of 1% iodine or less have not been shown to increase healing time and are not otherwise distinguishable ...
*  Chyluria
Sclerotherapy with instillation of 1% of silver nitrate or povidone iodine (2ml of 5% + 8ml distilled water). Chronic ... Our Experience With Sclerotherapy With Solution of Povidone-Iodine and Destrose and A Review of the Literature". Urology Case ...
*  Iodophor
... such as a surfactant or povidone (forming povidone-iodine). The result is a water-soluble material that releases free iodine ... Povidone-iodine Cadexomer iodine Tincture of iodine "Iodophors". Australian Government Department of Agriculture. 10 March 2010 ... The optimum concentration is >200 mg/l free iodine with a contact time of 2 minutes and 100 mg/l free iodine for cleaned and ... Iodophors are prepared by mixing iodine with the solubilizing agent; heat can be used to speed up the reaction. Diluted ...
*  Povidone-iodine
... is a chemical complex of povidone, hydrogen iodide, and elemental iodine. It is completely soluble in cold and ... Povidone-iodine is a chemical complex of povidone, hydrogen iodide, and elemental iodine. It contains from 9% to 12% available ... Povidone-iodine exhibits longer lasting antiseptic effects than tincture of iodine, due to its slow absorption via soft tissue ... Free iodine, slowly liberated from the povidone-iodine (PVP-I) complex in solution, kills eukaryotic or prokaryotic cells ...
*  List of drugs: H-He
Hexalen (US Bioscience) Hexal PI Antiseptic Ointment (Hexal Australia) [Au]. Redirects to povidone-iodine. Hexal Ranitic (Hexal ...
*  Radiocontrast agent
Finally, there is no evidence that adverse skin reactions to iodine-containing topical antiseptics (e.g., povidone-iodine) are ... i.e. they deliver more iodine atoms per molecule. The more iodine, the more "dense" the X-ray effect. Organic iodine molecules ... van Ketel W, van den Berg W (1990). "Sensitization to povidone-iodine". Dermatol Clin. 8 (1): 107-9. PMID 2302848. Boehm I. Is ... While iodine levels in seafood are higher than in non-seafood items, the consumption of the latter exceeds that of the former ...
*  Polyvinylpyrrolidone
PVP added to iodine forms a complex called povidone-iodine that possesses disinfectant properties. This complex is used in ... Povidone is commonly used in conjunction with other chemicals. Some of these, such as iodine, are blamed for allergic responses ... It is used in pleurodesis (fusion of the pleura because of incessant pleural effusions). For this purpose, povidone iodine is ... van Ketel WG, van den Berg WH (January 1990). "Sensitization to povidone-iodine". Dermatologic Clinics. 8 (1): 107-9. PMID ...
*  Conjunctivitis
Povidone iodine has been suggested as a treatment, but as of 2008 evidence to support it was poor. For the allergic type, cool ... Povidone-iodine eye solution has been found to prevent conjunctivitis following birth. As it is less expensive it is being more ... When investigated as a treatment, Povidone-iodine ophthalmic solution has also been observed to have some effectiveness against ... Isenberg, SJ (2003). "The ocular application of povidone-iodine". Community eye health / International Centre for Eye Health. ...
*  Otitis externa in animals
In some recipes, povidone-iodine (betadine) is added as well. Many commercial ear cleaners are also available in retail stores ...
*  Blood culture
2009). "Isopropyl alcohol compared with isopropyl alcohol plus povidone-iodine as skin preparation for prevention of blood ... December 1999). "Chlorhexidine compared with povidone-iodine as skin preparation before blood culture. A randomized, controlled ... povidone and left to dry before venipuncture). To maximise the diagnostic yield of blood cultures, multiple sets of cultures ( ...
*  Rabies
Povidone-iodine or alcohol is then recommended to reduce the virus further. In the US, the Centers for Disease Control and ... Washing bites and scratches for 15 minutes with soap and water, povidone iodine, or detergent may reduce the number of viral ...
*  Chlorhexidine
There is tentative evidence that it is more effective than povidone-iodine. Chlorhexidine is active against Gram-positive and ... "Effects of chlorhexidine diacetate and povidone-iodine on wound healing in dogs". Vet Surg. 17 (6): 291-95. doi:10.1111/j.1532- ...
*  First aid kit
Povidone iodine is an antiseptic in the form of liquid, swabstick, or towelette. Can be used in a weak dilution of clean water ... or a weak iodine solution. The stream of liquid flushes out particles of dirt and debris. Torch (also known as a flashlight) ... Alcohol or non alcohol antiseptic wipes Bandaids Cotton Balls Cotton Swabs Iodine Bandages Hydrogen Peroxide Gauze Saline ...
*  Dressing (medical)
Commonly used antiseptics include povidone-iodine, boracic lint dressings or historically castor oil. Antibiotics are also ...
*  Shampoo
They commonly contain benzoyl peroxide, chlorhexidine, povidone iodine, triclosan, ethyl lactate, or sulfur. Antipruritic ... These might contain ingredients such as miconazole, chlorhexidine, providone iodine, ketoconazole or selenium sulfide (which ...
*  Leonard Apt
Apt identified that povidone-iodine could be safety used as an antimicrobial for the eyes. In addition to his work in ... Apt proposed the use of povidone-iodine to treat or prevent eye infections. A 1990s study in Kenya established the solution as ... The low cost of povidone-iodine provided another advantage for its use, especially in the developing world. Early in Apt's ...
*  Topical medication
Povidone iodine topical solution: This is a chemical complex of iodine with polyvinylpyrrolidone, the agent being a polymer ... The povidone iodine contains 10% available iodine, slowly released when applied to skin. This preparation is employed topically ... with its effectiveness being directly attributed to the presence and release of iodine from the complex. Commercial product: ...
*  Central venous catheter
Povidone-iodine solution is often used for such cleaning, but chlorhexidine appears to be twice as effective as iodine. Routine ... October 2007). "Chlorhexidine-based antiseptic solution vs alcohol-based povidone-iodine for central venous catheter care". ...
*  Urinary catheterization
In females, the catheter is inserted into the urethral meatus, after a cleansing using povidone-iodine. The procedure can be ...
*  Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
As shown in an animal study with diabetic mice, the topical application of a mixture of sugar (70%) and 3% povidone-iodine ... Shi CM, Nakao H, Yamazaki M, Tsuboi R, Ogawa H (November 2007). "Mixture of sugar and povidone-iodine stimulates healing of ...
*  Eye surgery
These precautions include the use of antiseptics, such as povidone-iodine, and sterile drapes, gowns and gloves. Although the ...
*  Endophthalmitis
The only consistent method of antibioprophylaxis in this instance is a solution of povidone-iodine applied pre-injection. The ...
*  Neonatal conjunctivitis
Erythromycin verus Tetracycline Povidone-iodine versus Erythromycin Povidone-iodine versus Tetracycline Povidone-iodine versus ... Any versus no prophylaxis Erythromycin versus no prophylaxis Povidone-iodine versus no prophylaxis Tetracycline versus no ...
*  Iohexol
Allergies to povidone-iodine or shellfish do not affect the risk of side effects more than other allergies. Use in the later ... It is available in various concentrations, from 140 to 350 milligrams of iodine per milliliter. WHO Model Formulary 2008 (PDF ...