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.
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.
Povidone-iodine was first released and quickly became the universally preferred iodine disinfectant.
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.
BETADINE® is registered as a trademark and launched in several international markets.
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.