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Iodine’s role in preventing infection

How Iodine Can Help Prevent an Infection

March 10, 2014 10:28 am Published by

For hundreds of years, it has been known that iodine has highly effective antiseptic properties. Betadine products contain povidone‐iodine, which was developed in the early 1950s to overcome the problem of elemental iodine and poor tolerability.