Iodine Solution 10%
Actions: Antiseptic, nonirritant, nontoxic and nonstaining. It is a broad spectrum antimicrobial agent. The iodine acts by diffusing into bacterial cells and killing them. Iodine is virucidal and antifungal; bacterial spores are killed in 15 minutes.
Indications: Preoperative skin sterilisation, oral surgery, infected sinuses; burns, wound and ulcer dressing.
First aid. If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Phone Australia 131 126.
Withholding Periods Meat. Horses: nil.