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Povidone iodine

PVP-I is a water-soluble iodophor (or iodine-releasing agent) that consists of a complex between iodine and a solubilizing polymer carrier, polyvinylpyrrolidone


POVIDONE IODINE (poe-vee-don ahy-uh-din) is used on the skin to decrease risk of infection. This medicine is also used as a surgical hand scrub and to wash the skin and surface of the eye before surgery to help prevent infections.

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