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Betadine Sore Throat Gargle

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Generic Name: Povidone-iodine
Product Name: Betadine Sore Throat Gargle

Indication

Helps to treat throat infections caused by bacteria and viruses.

Action

Betadine Sore Throat Gargle acts as an antiseptic which when gargled helps to kill viruses and/ or bacteria that cause throat infections.

Dose advice

  • Dilute betadine sore throat gargle by 1:20 parts.
  • Gargle this dilute solution for 30 secs 4 times a day.
  • Do not swallow.
  • Avoid if experienced allergic reactions in iodine.
  • Seek appropriate medical advice if uncertain or if sore throat persists.

Schedule

Unscheduled

Common side effects

None

Uncommon side effects

  • Redness, irritation
  • Allergic reactions
  • Cease use and seek medical advice immediately if any of the above are suspected.

For further information talk to your doctor.

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Dates

Posted On: 22 July, 2003
Modified On: 22 October, 2015

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