In this blog, we learn about Povidone iodine medicine which available in market with brand names like betadine, cipladine, troydine, etc.
Cipladine is useful to apply externally in part of abrasion, cut, wound, burns, etc. It is useful in all kind of dressing. It available in ointment and powder form.
We learn this topic in below format
INDICATION OF POVIDONE IODINE
Abrasion, cut, wound. In any kind of dressing, we can use it.
Also useful in burns.
When we got bacterial infection, this content helps to relieve faster.
- Surgical use
The scrub of povidone iodine is useful for surgeon or other doctor to disinfect hands before surgery or procedure.
- Presurgery & postsurgery
Povidone iodine solution is useful for pre-surgery in patient to clean the approached part. As well in post-surgery in part of stitches.
- Urine catheter
Before catheterization, betadine solution apply to avoid any kind of infection during procedure.
- Stomatitis, gingivitis
In mouth infection like as mention, betadine gurgle is given for speedily recovery.
Ulcer in diabetes or other wound, betadine medicine works well.
DOSAGE OF POVIDONE IODINE
In mouth infection, betadine gurgle given to use for two times in a day.
- Local irritation
- Hypersensitivity reaction
- Thyroid disturbance
Povidone iodine contents iodine. So, when wound is larger and we apply this iodine ointment for longer duration. This will increase iodine content in our body. Iodine is responsible for making thyroid hormone. So, increasing thyroid hormone causes thyroid disturbance.
- Prolonged use over larger area, may cause high sodium level, metabolic acidosis, renal impairment.
So, if person is suffering from hyperthyroidism and wound is larger than it may cause thyroid disturbance. So, follow advise of your doctor, if wound is larger and need to use betadine for longer duration.
BRAND NAMES OF POVIDONE IODINE
This medicine is available with different forms as mention below
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