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Betadine® Surgical Scrub

Betadine® Surgical Scrub

Betadine® Solution is a broad-spectrum topical antiseptic that acts fast to kill germs on the skin and in wounds and mucous membranes. A staple for any first aid kit, Betadine helps prevent infection. 16 oz.

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16oz
Item #: X1-2246
List: $20.95
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$19.95
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Developed as a fast-acting, broad-spectrum topical antiseptic, Betadine® Solution is the aqueous blend of 5% povidone-iodine. This solution is used in first aid to remove germs from skin, wounds and mucous membranes and for preoperative skin preparation. Betadine Solution kills gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, fungi and viruses to help prevent infection. 16 oz.





Betadine® Surgical Scrub

Directions:

Surgical hand scrub:
  • wet hands with water
  • spread about 5 cc (1 teaspoonful) of Scrub over both hands and forearms
  • without adding more water, scrub thoroughly for 2 1/2 to 3 minutes
  • use a sponge if desired. Clean thoroughly under fingernails.
  • add a little water and develop copious suds. Rinse thoroughly underrunning water.
  • repeat the entire procedure using another 5 cc of Scrub

    Antiseptic hand wash:
  • wet hands with water and pour about 5 cc of Scrub on hands
  • rub hands vigorously together for at least 15 seconds, covering all surfaces
  • rinse and dry with a disposable towel

    Patient pre-operative skin preparation:
  • wet skin with water
  • apply Scrub (1 cc is sufficient to cover an area of 20-30 squareinches), develop lather and scrub thoroughly for about 5 minutes
  • rinse off using sterile gauze saturated with water
  • the area may then be painted with BETADINE Solution and allowed to dry