An infection? A BETADINE® solution

BETADINE® products – Used worldwide in healthcare institutions and homes for over 55 years.

Healthy healing starts with BETADINE® antiseptic products. Prevent infections early by killing the germs that cause them and protect your family.4,6,15,23,24

BETADINE® products are convenient to use and prevent, depending on the product used, sore throats, treat scalp conditions, minor cuts and grazes from becoming big issues.4,6,15,23,24

The active ingredient in BETADINE® antiseptics, povidone-iodine, kill germs quickly to prevent infections.25 Protect your family and support the healing process with this antiseptic. Individual response varies*

 

A choice for healthcare professionals and consumers alike.

BETADINE® products have been widely used in hospitals, doctors, surgeries and consumers.

BETADINE® has been recognized for its antiseptic function, making it a key element of the prevention and treatment of infections.

BETADINE® Highlights

1914 - 1918

In the First World War, iodine was found by Alexander Fleming to reduce the incidence of gas gangrene in the wounds of soldiers when compared to carbolic acid.

1955

Povidone-iodine was first released and quickly became the universally preferred iodine disinfectant.

1960s

Povidone-iodine preparations were introduced as an iodophor and its slow release of iodine within the formula was found to reduce the sting and irritation of traditional iodine treatments.

1963

BETADINE® is registered as a trademark and launched in several international markets.

1969

BETADINE® antiseptic was chosen by NASA to wipe down Apollo 11 when it landed to sterilise the spacecraft against any space bacteria that might have hitched a ride.

Healthy healing starts with BETADINE®