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Betadine 2% Gargle Big Mint 100ml
Betadine 2% Gargle Big Mint 100ml

Betadine 2% Gargle Big Mint 100ml

By WIN-MEDICARE PVT LTD
100ml Gargle in Bottle
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Betadine 2 % Description

Betadine gargle is an antiseptic liquid used to wash throat. Betadine gargle helps relieve sore throat and othe oral infections. It contains povidone-iodine solution. Povidine-iodine kills a wide ran

e of germs or microrganisms present in your mouth and throat. It may also be used after dental procedures to prevent infections. Betadine gargle is meant for oral use only and must not be swallowed. Betadine gargle should not be used for children below 12 years of age without taking advice from a doctor. Use Betadine gargle with the dosing cup provided along with the package. Avoid contact with this gargle with eyes and silver jewellery.

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ContainsPovidone-Iodine(2.0 %)
UsesSore throat, mouth ulcers, gum infection, dental procedures
Side effectsThroat irritation, rash
TherapyANTISEPTIC
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Uses of Betadine 2 %

  • Betadine gargle is used for relieving sore throat and other oral infection.
  • To prevent dental infection after dental surgeries or operations.

Contraindications of Betadine 2 %

  • If you are allergic to povidone-iodine or other ingredients present along with it in Betadine gargle.
  • If you have any thyroid problems.
  • It should not be used for more than 7 days unless suggested by the doctor.

Side effects of Betadine 2 %

Although rare some people may experience allergic reaction after using this gargle. Symptoms of an allergic reaction includes rash, itching or breathing issue.

Precautions and Warnings of Betadine 2 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Betadine gargle during pregnancy?
A:
Consult your doctor before using this preparation, as there is no information available about the safety of Betadine gargle during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Betadine gargle while breastfeeding?
A:
Consult your doctor before using this preparation, as there is no information available about the use of Betadine gargle during lactation.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Betadine gargle?
A:
Yes, you can drive as Betadine gargle does not affect ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Betadine gargle?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol along with this medicine. So it is important to consult your physician if you drink too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You don't feel any improvement within 7 days.
  • You feel irritation, pain, redness persists or get worsen, contact your doctor immediately.
  • You have burns and are already using povidone-iodine as a topical antiseptic.
  • You develop fever, rash or swelling of the throat.
  • Do not let it into your eyes, if contact occurs then rinse it thoroughly.

Mode of Action of Betadine 2 %

How Does It Work?

Betadine gargle contains povidone iodine as its active ingredient. Povidone Iodine is an antiseptic. It kills microbes and bacteria by disrupting their vital functions within the cells.

Directions for Use of Betadine 2 %

  • Use only in the recommended amount. Gargle for 30 seconds.
  • Use the cup provided with the product and pour the oral rinse.
  • Gargle for at least 30 seconds and spit out, do not swallow.

Interactions of Betadine 2 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Betadine gargle works or Betadine gargle itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.

Storage and disposal of Betadine 2 %

  • Store it at 25⁰C in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly.
  • Avoid contact with jewellery.
  • It may stain clothing or dental work.

Dosage of Betadine 2 %

Overdose

If you have used it in excess or swallowed it accidentally and experience any unusual symptoms, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have skipped gargling with this, then use it as soon as you recall it. But do not use it in excess in order to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Betadine gargle used for?

A: Betadine gargle is an antiseptic soultion used to prevent and treat orophyrangeal infections. It helps relieve sore throat. It is also used after dental surgeries and procedures to prevent dental infections.

Q: What are the side effects of Betadine gargle?

A: Side effects reported with the use of Betadine gargle is very rare. Although rare it may cause allergic reaction. If you experience any unwanted effects such as itching of skin or breathing difficulty seek immediate medical advice as it could be a sign of an allergy.

Q: How to use Betadine Gargle?

  • Pour Betadine gargle in a cup and dilute with equal amout of water if taste is an issue.
  • Swish part of the solution briefly in the mouth and spit it out.
  • Tilt your head backwards and gargle for a total of 30 seconds via swirling the liquid at the throat.
  • Spit out the solution. Repeat 2-4 times daily or as directed by your physician/dentist or pharmacist.

Q: Who should not use Betadine gargle?

A: Individuals with you thyroid disorders and women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, should not use unless advised by healthcare professional.

Q: Can I consume alcohol while using Betadine gargle?

A: It is not advisable to consume alcohol after consuming any medical preparation.

Q: Is Betadine good for sore throat?

A: Yes, Betadine gargle helps relieve sore throat quickly. It kills the germs that causes sore throat. However, individual response condition varies.

Q: Can I drink water after using Betadine gargle?

A: No, you should avoid consuming water, drinking any beverage or eating anything at least for 30 minutes after using Betadine gargle.

Q: When should you not use Betadine gargle?

A: You should not use Betadine gargle if you are allergic to povidone-iodine or other ingredients present along with it in Betadine gargle. And if you have a thyroid problem. Also, if you don't feel any improvement within 7 days after using it.

Q: Should we rinse mouth after Betadine gargle?

A: No, you should wait for at least 20-30 minutes after using Betadine gargle. After some time you can rinse your mouth with plain water.
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BETADINE
Expires on or After
30/12/2023
Last Updated on: 02 Feb 2022 | 07:41 PM (IST)

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