Aplicare Povidone-Iodine Gel 10% is a Skin Site Preparation for surgery, injections, IV placement and blood draws. Iodine is one of the oldest known Skin Antisepsis solutions and is used world-wide. Aplicare Povidone-Iodine Gel offers a broad-spectrum efficacy against skin pathogens, including Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria, fungi, viruses, protozoa and yeasts.
Aplicare Povidone-Iodine Gel 10% Features & Benefits
- Used for site preparation for skin prior to surgery.
- Broad-spectrum efficacy shown against skin pathogens, including Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria, fungi, viruses, protozoa and yeasts.
- Used for skin preparation for injections.
- Non-irritating to skin, wounds and mucosa when used as directed.
- Used for skin preparation for IV placement.
- Used for skin preparation for blood draws.
- Non-staining to skin and fabrics when used as directed.
Aplicare Povidone-Iodine Gel 10% Specifications
- Aplicare Povidone-Iodine Gel 10% Product Number: 82-269.
- Volume: 4 Ounce.
- Container: Flip-Top Bottle.
- Active Ingredient: Iodine, 1.0%
- Application: Skin Prep Solution.
- Shelf Life: 36 Months.
- Certification: CDC, AORN and APIC guidelines for skin antisepsis.
- Manufacturer: Clorox Aplicare.
- Brand: Operand.
- UNSPSC Code: 51102713.
Povidone-Iodine Use Additional Information
- Topical Antimicrobial Drug Products for Over-the-Counter Human Use; Tentative Final Monograph for Health-Care Antiseptic Drug Products. Federal Register, Vol. 59, No. 116, Friday, June 17, 1994, p. 31402-52 (Proposed Rule). 21 CFR Parts 333 and 369.
- FDA-approved “Options for Arm Preparation”, dated January 29, 2004.
- Gottardi, W. Iodine and iodine compounds. In: Block, SS, ed. Disinfection, Sterilization, and Preservation. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger; 1991:151-66.
- Katelaris, CH. ‘Iodine allergy’ is misleading. Australian Prescriber 2009 32:5 125-128.
- FV, Panick, DM. Iodine allergy: an oyster without a pearl? AJR 169:951-2.
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