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Povidone-Iodine (Betadine) Summary

Description: An iodinated polyvinyl polymer used as topical antiseptic in surgery and for skin and mucous membrane infections, also as aerosol. The iodine may be radiolabeled for research purposes.

Also Known As: Betadine; PVP-I; Alphadine; Betaisodona; Disadine Show All >>

Networked: 1106 relevant articles (163 outcomes, 208 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Povidone-Iodine is Relevant

  1. Infection : 34 outcomes 40 studies in 202 results
  2. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 23 outcomes 34 studies in 258 results
  3. Wound Infection (Wound Infections) : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 46 results
  4. Cataract (Cataracts) : 7 outcomes 11 studies in 38 results
  5. Endophthalmitis (Ophthalmia) : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 50 results
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Drugs Related to Povidone-Iodine

  1. Povidone-Iodine (Betadine)
  2. Chlorhexidine
  3. chlorhexidine gluconate (Dyna-Hex)
  4. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  5. Local Anti-Infective Agents (Antiseptics)
  6. Iodine
  7. Dimethyl Sulfoxide (DMSO)
  8. Hydrogel
  9. Sodium Hypochlorite (Clorox)
  10. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)
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Therapies Related to Povidone-Iodine

  1. Catheters
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Pessaries
  4. Cataract Extraction
  5. Transplants (Transplant)
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