Betadine Ready to Use Sore Throat Gargle kills most bacteria implicated in sore throat (pharyngitis) and may be used as an aid in the treatment of such an infected sore throat. A convenient measure is included inside each pack to help ensure correct dosage.
ACTIVE INGREDIENTS 10mg/ml Povidone Iodine equivalent to 1mg/ml available Iodine.
DOSAGE Betadine Ready To Use Sore Throat Gargle requires no dilution. Pour Betadine Sore Throat Gargle to the fill line of the measure cup provided (15mL) and gargle for 30 seconds. Do not swallow. Repeat every 3-4 hours if necessary.
WARNINGS If the sore throat does not respond in two days or is accompanied by fever, headache, nausea or vomiting, medical attention should be sought. Not to be used in known hypersensitivity to iodine or povidone. If irritation, redness or swelling develops, discontinue treatment and consult a doctor. Not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding. For further information on contraindications to the use of povidone-iodine containing preparations, please refer to the package insert or consult your healthcare professional prior to use.