Betadine Antiseptic Ointment is the most effective antiseptics available for the treatment of common skin infections and prevention of infection in minor burns, cuts and abrasions. Killing all known types of infecting organisms as in bacteria, fungi and even viruses.
Betadine antiseptics are non-irritating and non-stinging to the skin and mucus membranes. They do not permanently stain skin or natural fabrics and the related areas may be bandaged, taped or otherwise covered without risk of adverse effects. It can be used for treating cuts, wounds, abrasions, minor burns, blisters, tinea, paronychia, impetigo, chickenpox sores, boils and ringworm.
Apply directly to the affected area two or three times daily. May be bandaged, in case of deep or puncture wounds, or serious burns consult a doctor. Do not use if hypersensitive to iodine. If irritation, redness or swelling develops discontinue treatment. Avoid application over large skin areas.