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(Povidone-iodine) mouth wash and gargle

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Description :
Povidone-iodine, also known as PVPI, is a water-soluble complex of iodine, having polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP), ranging from 9.0% to 12.0% available iodine, calculated on a dry basis. Povidine-iodine can also be formulated as topical antiseptic products, formed with a solution (with surfactants and/or alcohol), aerosol or ointment at concentrations from 7.5% to 10%. These products are sold over-the-counter and used in hospitals widely. The main purpose for using these is for cleansing and disinfecting the skin, preparing the skin before operation and treating infections susceptible to iodine.

Uses :
* Treating minor wounds and infections.
* An antiseptic combination used for killing bacteria.

How to apply :
* Clean the affected area before applying. The area may be left uncovered. If you want, 
   you can cover it with a sterile bandage.
* Apply as per doses recommended by your doctor

Safety tips :
* If are allergic a medicine that contains iodine, contact your doctor immediately. 
  Allergic symptoms include a severe rash, difficulty in breathing, hives, or dizziness.
* The cream is for external use only. Do not apply in your eyes.
* Do not use cream over large areas of the body or for more than 1 week.
* Contact your doctor before using the Cream on deep wounds, serious burns, or
  puncture wounds.
* Do not use the cream during PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING. Discuss with
  your doctor the benefits and risks of using Povidone/Iodine Cream during pregnancy.
* Do not use 2 doses of the cream at once