iodophor


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iodophor

[i′äd·ə‚fȯr]
(chemistry)
Any compound that is a carrier of iodine.
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The necrotic and dried capsule was removed daily, and after disinfection of the wound surface with 0.5% iodophor, the wound was covered with petrolatum gauze to prevent adhesions.
Hastalik kontrol ve Onleme Merkezleri (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention=CDC) [9,22] cilt antiseptigi olarak %70'lik alkol, tenturdiyot (tincture of iodine) veya iyodofor (iodophor) veya klorheksidin/alkol solusyonun kullanilmasini onermektedir.
(a) water based -- water with ortho--phenyl phenol or tertiary amylphenol or O benzylp- chlorophenol (b) alcohol based -- Ethyl or iso propyl alocohol with O phenyl phenol or tertiary amylphenol (c) Iodophor -- butoxypoly propoxy poly ethoxy ethanol iodine complex Patient Treatment:
Choice of antiseptic for skin preparation is primarily based on surgeon's knowledge of the product's efficacy, cost and ease of use.4 The most common skin preparation agents used today include products containing iodophor or chlorhexidine gluconate.
While the idea behind applying adhesive drapes, especially those impregnated with iodophor, to the skin after surgical site preparation would seem to reduce infection rate, multiple studies have not proven this to be true.
Cleaning of spaces was done by regularly disinfecting all commonly touched surfaces with disinfecting wipes and mopping all decks with an iodophor disinfectant diluted to 150 ppm of iodine.
Dairy products (from the use of iodine feed supplements and iodophor sanitizing agents), grains, certain fish, and egg yolks are also good food sources.
The drugs that were ingested included: triclofos, olanzapine, iron, norfloxacin, dicyclomine, sasartan, iodophor, carbamazepine, lisinopril, haloperidol, nalidixic acid, amlodepin, lorazepam, herbal medicine, clonazepam, hydroquinone, metoclopromide, dapsone and atropine eye drops.