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A trademark for an over-the-counter preparation of povidone iodine.
a trademark for a topical antiinfective (povidone-iodine).
Betadine®Povidone-iodine Nursing A popular topical antiseptic used as a surgical scrub
BetadineThe brand name for POVIDONE IODINE, a mild antiseptic, which is used as a surgical scrub or as a lotion, ointment, mouthwash or gargle.
n an antiseptic agent used topically to destroy microbes. In comparison to iodine, it is less likely to sensitize or sting the affected area. It is also soluble in water and will not permanently stain clothes. Also called
a proprietary name for povidone-iodine.