Tincture of iodine, 1% solution is iodine and potassium iodide solution in alcohol. Iodine is used as an antiseptic and disinfectant; it has a strong antibacterial property when combined with alcohol. It is used on intact skin before surgical treatment and in case of cuts and minor wounds.
Trade name: TINCTURE OF IODINE, 1%
Catalogue number: TJ-OT-X**
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Transporting/shipment by road (ADR) - UN1170, Ethanol solution, 3, II
Transporting/shipment by sea (IMDG) - UN1170, Ethanol solution, 3, II
Transporting/shipment by air (ICAO-TI/IATA-DGR) - UN1170, Ethanol solution, 3, II