Topically PVP iodine is bactericidal, sporicidal and vermicidal. Also acts as a counter irritant and stimulant to wound healing action. Its action is less irritant that the older forms of iodine. It does not stain, burn or blister to skin and is fully scourable.
As an aid in the treatment or prevention of local infections in cases of wounds, abscesses, burns and fungal infections e.g. disinfection of the naval, removal of horns, castration, ringworm, disinfection prior to injection or surgery. Suitable for cut teat and udder wounds. May be sprayed on teats at drying off time to assist mastitis control. Repeated use on open wounds is not recommended.