Betadine


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Betadine

 [ba´tah-dēn]
trademark for preparations of povidone-iodine, a topical antiinfective.

Betadine

(bā′tə-dīn′)
A trademark for an over-the-counter preparation of povidone iodine.

Betadine®

Povidone-iodine Nursing A popular topical antiseptic used as a surgical scrub

Betadine

The brand name for POVIDONE IODINE, a mild antiseptic, which is used as a surgical scrub or as a lotion, ointment, mouthwash or gargle.
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This study has the distinction of being the first in the literature, to our knowledge, to examine the results of disinfecting the biopsy needle by leaving it in betadine solution for 1 minute.
Subjects in control group were asked to follow a usual hospital routine program of taking 30 min warm sitz baths (+10 ml betadine 10% per 4 L of water) twice a day for 5 days.
Items should include a roll of gauze, gauze pads, adhesive tape, betadine scrub, betadine ointment, scissors, a nail clipper, forceps, saline solution and dispenser, cotton balls, Q-tips, rectal thermometer, and steroid-free ophthalmic antibiotic ointment.
In the paper, AIIMS did a comparative study of honey dressing versus Betadine dressing.
However, he ordered a Betadine "paint" to be applied carefully, twice daily, to a left leg blister.
However, for betadine and 50% EtOH resistance, two data values out of the 16 control data set gave different results.
I do understand that even with "thorough" prepping with Betadine (povidone-iodine), that the vagina is still not truly sterile.
Betadine has been shown to be inferior to 2% chlorhexidine (CHG).
Equipment consisted of a 'stick catheter', basic tray, dressing towels, local anesthetic, gown, gloves and mask, betadine, tape, peritoneal dialysis fluid, peritoneal dialysis lines with a 'Y' line and a heating coil and link sets.
Its brand names include Nature's Own, Bio-Organics, Cenovis and Betadine.
by willfully causing and permitting Ruben Navarro [the patient] to be placed in a situation in which his health was endangered by the prescription of excessive amounts of morphine and Ativan, and/or by the introduction of Betadine into his stomach."