Povidone-Iodine Topical Ointment 10pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Povidone-Iodine: Topical ointment (10%)

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What is this Medicine?

POVIDONE IODINE (poe-vee-don ahy-uh-din) is used on the skin to decrease risk of infection. This medicine is also used as a surgical hand scrub and to wash the skin and surface of the eye before surgery to help prevent infections.

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Povidone-Iodine 10% Topical Ointment

NDC: 006030599
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Burns, Skin Abrasion

Storage Information
Avoid exposure to heat
Povidone-Iodine 10% Topical Ointment

Reported Side Effects for Povidone-Iodine 10% Topical Ointment

Overactive Thyroid Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Underactive Thyroid Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Redness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Skin Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
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Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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