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Drug Facts | Povidone-Iodine

04:26 EDT 27th August 2014 | BioPortfolio

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Item#83791-817-003      NDC#42947-631-03     Qty. 3ea

Povidone-Iodine Swab Stick

Antiseptic/Germicide * For Single Use Only * Avoid storing at excessive heat

Saturated with a 10% povidone-iodine solution equivalent to 1% titratable iodine

For External Use Only

Manufactured by:

Wuxi Medical Instrument Factory

No.86 East Street, Zhangjing, Wuxi, Jiangsu 214194 China

Made in China

Active ingredient

Povidone Iodine USP, 10% w/v

(equivalent to 1% titratable iodine)

Purpose

Antiseptic

Uses

Health-care antiseptic for preparation of the skin prior to surgery

First aid antiseptic to help prevent the risk of skin infection in minor cuts, scrapes, and burns.

Warnings

For external use only.

Do not * use in the eyes * use on individuals who are allergic or sensitive to iodine

* apply over large areas of the body * use as a first aid antiseptic longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor.

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, glycerin, Nonoxynol-10, purified water, sodium hydroxide

Manufacturer

Wuxi Medical Instrument Factory

Active Ingredients

Source

Clinical Trials [305 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Nasal Swab studyComparison of Effectiveness of Povidone-iodine Versus Saline Versus 3M Skin and Nasal Antiseptic 5% Povidone-Iodine USP Swabs for Decolonizing Intranasal MSSA/MRSA

To determine if routinely available 10% povidone-iodine swabs are more effective than saline and 3M Skin and Nasal Antiseptic 5% Povidone-Iodine USP for decolonizing MRSA.

Povidone-Iodine Against Sodium Hypochlorite as Skin Antiseptics

The investigators have few options for skin antisepsis. Alternatives for povidone-iodine, which is the most commonly used agent, are costly or ineffective. To have more options, this study...

Povidone-iodine Versus Saline in Vaginal Cleansing Before Office Hysteroscopy

The normal saline is used in medicine as an intravenous isotonic infusion and for cleaning wounds. It is a mild but effective cleaning agent and will not harm normal tissue, unlike many st...

Swabbing of Subcutaneous Tissues of Cesarean Section Wounds With Povidone Iodine

The study has 2 groups. Group A in which the subcutaneous tissue will be swabbed with 10 cc of undiluted 10% povidone iodine and will not be mobbed. Group B ; No swabbing. Women in both gr...

A Clinical Trial of Povidone-Iodine for the Treatment of Bacterial Corneal Ulcers

Bacterial corneal ulcers are a leading cause of pediatric blindness in underdeveloped countries due to a lack of antibiotic availability and affordability, among other reasons. Povidone-io...

PubMed Articles [256 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

DILUTE POVIDONE-IODINE PROPHYLAXIS MAINTAINS SAFETY WHILE IMPROVING PATIENT COMFORT AFTER INTRAVITREAL INJECTIONS.

To report the rates of postintravitreal injection (IVT) endophthalmitis with topical conjunctival application of various concentrations of povidone-iodine (PI), including no PI.

Povidone-Iodine Concentration and Dosing in Cataract Surgery.

Iodine has been recognized as an effective bactericide since the 1800's, and povidone-iodine (PI) solution has been applied to the ocular surface and periocular skin since the 1980's to prevent endoph...

Povidone-iodine results in rapid killing of thymic epithelial tumour cells through cellular fixation.

Hyperthermic pleural lavage with povidone-iodine (PVP-I) is utilized to control micrometastatic disease following cytoreductive surgery for thymic epithelial tumours (TETs). Our objective was to inves...

A prospective diagnostic study on povidone-iodine retention in lesions suspected to be squamous cell carcinoma or keratoacanthoma.

While dermatoscopy improves diagnostic accuracy for raised nonpigmented lesions, those with white surface keratin can be problematical. We investigated whether retention of povidone-iodine by surface ...

Chlorhexidine-Alcohol Compared with Povidone-Iodine Preoperative Skin Antisepsis for Cesarean Delivery: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

 To compare chlorhexidine-alcohol with povidone-iodine solutions for skin antisepsis prior to cesarean delivery for the prevention of surgical site infection.

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