Helps treat infections that can cause sore throats due to Viruses or Bacteria.
Betadine mint gargle contains povidone iodine which kills a wide range of germs including bacteria, viruses, fungi, spores and simple organisms. It is used for the treatment of acute infections of the lining of the mouth and throat, for example, inflammation of the gums (gingivitis) and mouth ulcers. It is also used for cleansing the mouth (oral hygiene) before, during and after dental and mouth surgery.
It provides soothing relief of dryness or minor irritation of the mouth and throat.
DIRECTIONS: DO NOT SWALLOW.
Adults and Children (9 years and older):
Rinse and gargle with 10-15 mL up to four times a day. Use undiluted or dilute with one part water. Spit out after use, a small amount might be swallowed during gargling. Rinsing after use is not necessary. Rinse 2-3 minutes for mouth ulcers. May be used following oral surgery or dental procedures. Consult a healthcare professional if symptoms do not improve after 14 days, or worsen.
WARNINGS: Do not use if you are allergic to any ingredient, have any type of thyroid disorder, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, or are using hydrogen peroxide. Contact your healthcare professional or hospital immediately if a large amount is swallowed or if you have an allergic reaction such as redness, irritation, swelling, itching, or rash. Does not stain teeth, skin and natural fibre clothes. If accidentally splashed onto your clothes, wash immediately with water. May discolour dentures and braces – remove if possible before use. Avoid contact with jewellery, especially silver.
Do not use if outer box is opened.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Active Ingredient: 1% Povidone Iodine
Non-medicinal ingredients: citric acid monohydrate, eucalyptol, glycerine, iodine, menthol, poloxamer 407, polyoxypropylene glycol, purified water, saccharin sodium, sodium citrate dihydrate, sorbitol solution.
Store at 15ºC to 25ºC.