This product is indicated for the treatment of acute mucosal infections of the mouth and pharynx including stomatitis, gingivitis, aphthous ulcers. pharyngitis, tonsillitis, monilial infections, common colds and influenza. For oral hygiene prior to, during and after surgery dental and oral surgery.
Instructions for use:
Always use this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor or pharmacist have told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Use in adults, elderly and children over 6 years of age :
For topical use (locally. mouth and throat). Spray to the mucous membrane of the throat several times a day (every 3-4 hours) or as directed by your doctor or dentist.
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using BETADINE® Throat Spray.
• Special caution is needed when regular applications to broken skin are made to patients with pre-existing renal insufficiency.
• Patients with goitre, thyroid nodules, or other non-acute thyroid diseases are at risk of developing hyperthyroidism. In this patient population,
BETADINE® Throat Spray should not be used for extended period (e.g. not for longer than 14 days) unless strictly indicated. Even after the end of the treatment (up to 3 months) one should look for the early symptoms of possible hyperthyroidism and if necessary the thyroid function should be monitored.
• BETADINE® Throat Spray should not be used prior to or after radioiodine scintigraphy or radioiodine treatment of thyroid carcinoma.
• Do not heat prior to application.
Use should be avoided in newborns and small infants as they are facing increased risk due to the permeable nature of their skin and their increased sensitivity to iodine.
A check of the child's thyroid function (e.g. T4 levels and TSH levels) may be necessary. Any possible oral ingestion of the Skin Cleanser by infant must be absolutely avoided.
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