*** PLEASE NOTE***
The information and instructions on the following pages should not replace those given to you by your doctor.
Povidone Iodine is an antiseptic. It is used to clean cuts and skin infections caused by bacteria and fungi. The cream is used to treat cuts and small burns.
Do not use when
Your child has a known allergy to one of the ingredients
Your child has suffered in the past or suffers from thyroid problems. Please consult your doctor.
For a prolonged period of time or extremely frequently
Consult your doctor when
Storing the Medication
Keep the medication in a cool, dark place and out of reach of children. Do not use past the expiration date.
Administering the Medication
Rub the cream onto the affected area 2-4 times a day (depending on the situation) and gently massage into the skin. The cut can be wrapped in gauze after administration. Please consult your doctor if there is no improvement after 4-6 days of treatment. For external use only!
What should I do if I forget to put on the cream on time?
Put it on as soon as you remember.
When can I end treatment?
Consult your doctor if there is no improvement after a few days of treatment.
Side effects include rashes.
Call your doctor when
Your child's condition worsens
Your child's cut is deep and not responding to treatment
Your child develops a rash or prolonged swelling in the area
Your child experiences an allergic reaction
Do not use to cover large areas of skin