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Protect your loved ones against microscopic threats.

BETADINE® Skin Cleanser contains 7.5% povidone-iodine which is
scientifically tested to kill a wide range of tough to kill germs4,10-18.

Brand trusted worldwide over 45 years.
7.5% povidone-iodine formula. Tested to kill a wide range of tough to kill germs.10-18
Germ-killing action.

BETADINE® kills the germs that cause infections.
Daily use when at risk of an infection  
The basics about BETADINE® Skin Cleanser.
How do germs spread?

The most common way for germs to spread is by touch. Direct contact with an infected person or an object the person has touched can spread the germs. Proper skin cleansing after contact with an infected person can break the spread in a home or office setting.

How do germs spread?
The most common way for germs to spread is by touch. Direct contact with an infected person or an object the person has touched can spread the germs. Proper skin cleansing after contact with an infected person can break the spread in a home or office setting.
The power is in your hands

The power is in your hands
What is an antiseptic and how does it differ from a disinfectant?

Both antiseptics and disinfectants kill germs. The main difference between the two is that disinfectants are usually used on inanimate objects (e.g. tables, floors, chairs) and antiseptics are more suitable for human skin17. For this very reason, BETADINE® Skin Cleanser is a better choice of antiseptic to wash hands and keep germs at bay1.

What is an antiseptic and how does it differ from a disinfectant?
Both antiseptics and disinfectants kill germs. The main difference between the two is that disinfectants are usually used on inanimate objects (e.g. tables, floors, chairs) and antiseptics are more suitable for human skin17. For this very reason, BETADINE® Skin Cleanser is a better choice of antiseptic to wash hands and keep germs at bay1.
Why is a skin disinfectant recommended over soap and water?

A hand and skin disinfectant will remove and kill the germs. Soap and water will only wash away these germs5. To help reduce the spread of infection, it’s important to use BETADINE® to kill the germs that cause infection.

Why is a skin disinfectant recommended over soap and water?
A hand and skin disinfectant will remove and kill the germs. Soap and water will only wash away these germs5. To help reduce the spread of infection, it’s important to use BETADINE® to kill the germs that cause infection.
Can the skin cleanser be used on a daily basis?

BETADINE® Skin Cleanser is not recommended for regular every day use like you would use soap and body foam. However, you may use it on a daily basis when at risk of infection. BETADINE® Skin Cleanser is used in hospitals to cleanse and kill germs that cause infections on a regular basis.

Can the skin cleanser be used on a daily basis?
BETADINE® Skin Cleanser is not recommended for regular every day use like you would use soap and body foam. However, you may use it on a daily basis when at risk of infection. BETADINE® Skin Cleanser is used in hospitals to cleanse and kill germs that cause infections on a regular basis.
What are benefits of BETADINE®’s unique colour versus other skin cleansers?

The active ingredient in BETADINE®, povidone-iodine, is naturally a golden brown colour18. At times some areas of our hands or body are not properly cleaned. BETADINE®’s golden brown colour indicates the areas of our skin that we have washed. It will not stain your skin, fingernails or hair.

If you accidentally get BETADINE® on natural fibres such as cotton it can usually be easily washed off with water and soap. For man-made fibres, BETADINE® can usually be washed off with the help of a stain remover.

What are benefits of BETADINE®’s unique colour versus other skin cleansers?
The active ingredient in BETADINE®, povidone-iodine, is naturally a golden brown colour18. At times some areas of our hands or body are not properly cleaned. BETADINE®’s golden brown colour indicates the areas of our skin that we have washed. It will not stain your skin, fingernails or hair.

If you accidentally get BETADINE® on natural fibres such as cotton it can usually be easily washed off with water and soap. For man-made fibres, BETADINE® can usually be washed off with the help of a stain remover.
3 steps to keep the germs away.
BETADINE Skin Cleanser
Step 1
Pour a palmful of BETADINE® Antiseptic Skin Cleanser onto your palm.
Step 2
Apply BETADINE® Antiseptic Skin Cleanser to your hand or entire body.
Step 3
Wash off with running water.
Step 1
Pour a palmful of BETADINE® Antiseptic Handwash onto your palm.
Step 2
Apply BETADINE® Antiseptic Handwash to your hand or entire body, then lather with regular bath soap.
Step 3
Wash off with running water.

When there is a risk of infection, wash with BETADINE®.

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Contraindications and precautions:
• Sensitivity to iodine • Hyperthyroidism • Application to large areas of broken skin should be avoided

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