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Betadine Cream

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Betadine Cream

WIN-MEDICARE
*Estimated Price
109
Add to Cart

About Betadine Cream

Betadine is an antiseptic cream used to treat and prevent skin infections and minor wounds. It has Povidone Iodine Topical which causes an antiseptic action by liberating iodine in contact with the skin.

Uses Benefits and uses of Betadine Cream

Betadine Cream is generally used to treat and prevent skin infections and minor wounds and but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Burns
  2. Chronic wounds
  3. Minor cuts
  4. Wound infection
  5. Vaginal infection
  6. Abrasions
  7. Blistering
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Betadine Cream as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Betadine Cream

Apart from these uses of Betadine Cream, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Thyroid imbalances
  2. Allergic Skin Reaction
  3. Acneiform eruptions
  4. Redness of skin
  5. Skin irritation
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a dermatologist instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Betadine Cream

Betadine Cream is made from Povidone Iodine Topical which causes an antiseptic action by liberating iodine in contact with the skin. Betadine Cream should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is only to be used for external application.

You can buy Betadine Cream from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Win-Medicare.
How to use Betadine Cream? - This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Betadine Cream

  • How does it work? Betadine is an antiseptic cream used to treat and prevent skin infections and minor wounds. Sensitive microorganisms like fungus, spores, protozoa and bacteria present on the skin are killed by this. Betadine is also used to cleanse skin before performing surgical procedures.
  • Betadine cream should be kept out of children reach. Special caution should be taken while applying Betadine on children.
  • It should not be taken if the patient is allergic to any of its components.
  • Wash the hands before and after applying the cream.
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine.
  • Store Betadine Cream at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight.
  • Avoid getting this medication in your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • If you experience any skin rash after applying betadine, visit your dermatologist immediately.
  • Betadine Cream has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions.

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Betadine Cream

Before using Betadine Cream, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergy to Betadine Cream or any of its components
  • It is not recommended for children & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Breastfeeding
  • If you operate heavy machinery, using this medicine might make you drowsy or blur your vision. Please do not continue to operate if you feel these symptoms Betadine Cream Drug Interactions
Betadine Cream Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Betadine Cream. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Betadine Cream

1. Can Betadine Cream be used for bacterial infection of the eye and ear?
This medicine is for external use only and should not be applied to the eyes and ear.
  
2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Betadine Cream, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Betadine Cream, please talk to a physician immediately. 

3. How long will it take for my wound to heal after applying Betadine?
Improvement in the condition can happen within hours to 1 week. It generally depends on the severity of the underlining condition. Speak to your physician regarding the improvement.

4. Can Betadine Cream be used during Pregnancy?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before using this cream. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Betadine Cream?
Yes, Betadine Cream does not make you feel drowsy & calm. There is no such report by any user of Betadine cream.

6. What should be the frequency to apply Betadine cream?
Betadine is generally applied either once or twice a day. Please follow your doctor advice on how often you need to apply the cream to the affected area. 

7. I applied an expired Betadine cream. What should I do?
Applying an expired Betadine might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side. Sometimes it can cause severe skin infection.

8. Is it safe to use Betadine Cream?
Yes. Betadine Cream is considered safe to use if you follow the usage prescribed by your doctor.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Betadine Cream

Betadine Cream is always there in my First Aid Kit.
I like betadine cream because it's easily washable.
Some doctors say that T-.Bact is better but I have always used Betadine.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Kiran Kumar S. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Betadine Cream is available in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Betadine Cream. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Betadine Cream. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Betadine Cream

Betadine is an antiseptic cream used to treat and prevent skin infections and minor wounds. It has Povidone Iodine Topical which causes an antiseptic action by liberating iodine in contact with the skin.

Uses Benefits and uses of Betadine Cream

Betadine Cream is generally used to treat and prevent skin infections and minor wounds and but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Burns
  2. Chronic wounds
  3. Minor cuts
  4. Wound infection
  5. Vaginal infection
  6. Abrasions
  7. Blistering
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Betadine Cream as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Betadine Cream

Apart from these uses of Betadine Cream, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Thyroid imbalances
  2. Allergic Skin Reaction
  3. Acneiform eruptions
  4. Redness of skin
  5. Skin irritation
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a dermatologist instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Betadine Cream

Betadine Cream is made from Povidone Iodine Topical which causes an antiseptic action by liberating iodine in contact with the skin. Betadine Cream should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is only to be used for external application.

You can buy Betadine Cream from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Win-Medicare.
How to use Betadine Cream? - This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Betadine Cream

  • How does it work? Betadine is an antiseptic cream used to treat and prevent skin infections and minor wounds. Sensitive microorganisms like fungus, spores, protozoa and bacteria present on the skin are killed by this. Betadine is also used to cleanse skin before performing surgical procedures.
  • Betadine cream should be kept out of children reach. Special caution should be taken while applying Betadine on children.
  • It should not be taken if the patient is allergic to any of its components.
  • Wash the hands before and after applying the cream.
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine.
  • Store Betadine Cream at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight.
  • Avoid getting this medication in your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • If you experience any skin rash after applying betadine, visit your dermatologist immediately.
  • Betadine Cream has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions.

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Betadine Cream

Before using Betadine Cream, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergy to Betadine Cream or any of its components
  • It is not recommended for children & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Breastfeeding
  • If you operate heavy machinery, using this medicine might make you drowsy or blur your vision. Please do not continue to operate if you feel these symptoms Betadine Cream Drug Interactions
Betadine Cream Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Betadine Cream. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Betadine Cream

1. Can Betadine Cream be used for bacterial infection of the eye and ear?
This medicine is for external use only and should not be applied to the eyes and ear.
  
2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Betadine Cream, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Betadine Cream, please talk to a physician immediately. 

3. How long will it take for my wound to heal after applying Betadine?
Improvement in the condition can happen within hours to 1 week. It generally depends on the severity of the underlining condition. Speak to your physician regarding the improvement.

4. Can Betadine Cream be used during Pregnancy?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before using this cream. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Betadine Cream?
Yes, Betadine Cream does not make you feel drowsy & calm. There is no such report by any user of Betadine cream.

6. What should be the frequency to apply Betadine cream?
Betadine is generally applied either once or twice a day. Please follow your doctor advice on how often you need to apply the cream to the affected area. 

7. I applied an expired Betadine cream. What should I do?
Applying an expired Betadine might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side. Sometimes it can cause severe skin infection.

8. Is it safe to use Betadine Cream?
Yes. Betadine Cream is considered safe to use if you follow the usage prescribed by your doctor.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Betadine Cream

Betadine Cream is always there in my First Aid Kit.
I like betadine cream because it's easily washable.
Some doctors say that T-.Bact is better but I have always used Betadine.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Kiran Kumar S. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Betadine Cream in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Betadine Cream. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Betadine Cream. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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