Betadine Sore Throat Gargle is a concentrated anti bacterial formula used as an aid in the treatment of sore throats. This gargle must be diluted before use; a convenient measure is included in the pack.
Povidine-Iodine 7.5%w/v equiv. 0.75%w/v available Iodine.
Dilute 1mL to 20mL with water using the measure provided and gargle for 30 seconds. DO NOT SWALLOW
If the sore throat does not respond in two days or is accompanied by fever, headache, nausea or vomiting, medical attention should be sought.
Not to be used in known hypersensitivity to iodine or povidone. If irritation, redness or swelling develops, discontinue treatment and consult a doctor.
Not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
For further information on contraindications to the use of povidone-iodine containing preparations, please refer to the package insert or consult your healthcare professional prior to use.