Йодоксид Drug photo

The description is actual on 10.05.2016

  • Latin name: Iodoxid
  • ATH code: G01AX11
  • Active ingredient: Povidone-iodine (Povidone-iodine)
  • Producer: JSC NIZHPHARM (Russia)


1 candle (suppository) includes 200 mg povidone-iodine.

In addition: poly(ethylene oxide) 400, poly(ethylene oxide) 1500.

Release form

The remedy Yodoksid is made in the form of vaginal suppositories (candles), on 10 pieces in a cardboard pack.

Pharmacological action

Local antiseptic.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

Iodoxide represents the local antiseptic medicine used in gynecology. Effect of active ingredient of this drug directionally on blocking of an amino group of cellular proteins of various microorganisms. The action spectrum of a remedy is quite wide and extends to pathogenic and conditionally pathogenic bacteriums (including colibacillus and golden staphylococcus), many mushrooms, protozoa and even viruses.

Iodine, being active ingredient of candles, is in drug in the form of a complex with polymer – polyvinylpirrolidone (povidone) which belongs to the iodoforms connecting iodine. Content of active iodine in suppository varies within 0,1-1%. When using candles and their contact with mucous membranes and integuments there is a gradual and uniform release of iodine which is characterized by the bactericidal influence concerning many microorganisms. On the area of use of drug there is a thin painted plaque remaining up to full release of iodine.

Due to the practice of local use of drug its pharmacokinetic transformations were not studied.

Indications to use

Appoint Yodoksid on purpose:

  • prevention of possible complications of the infectious and inflammatory etiology which is carried out before gynecologic surgical manipulations (including artificial abortion, installation of an intrauterine spiral or its removal, a gisterosalpingografiya, electrocoagulation of a neck of uterus);
  • therapies of chronic and acute infectious and inflammatory pathologies of a vagina (including a bacterial vaginitis, the fungal, mecotic, viral, mixed, nonspecific infections).


Absolute contraindications for Yodoksid include:

  • thyrotoxicosis;
  • personal hypersensitivity to drug;
  • illness of Dyuringa;
  • parallel carrying out treatment using a radioiodine;
  • adenoma (high-quality new growth) of a thyroid gland;
  • neonatality period.

Relative contraindications are:

Side effects

At therapy with Yodoksid's use observed:

Candles Yodoksid, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Suppositories of drug use exclusively intravaginalno (in a vagina). Procedure of introduction is carried out in position of a body of the patient – lying on spin, at the same time enter a candle as it is possible more deeply in a vagina.

For treatment of chronic and subacute vaginit appoint at 24 o'clock single administration of the 1st suppository, it is desirable before going to bed. Duration of such therapy on average takes 14 days.

For the purpose of therapy of acute vaginit recommend double administration of the 1st suppository in days. Duration of treatment is, as a rule, limited 7 days.

The possibility of extension of time of use of candles of Yodoksid is established by the doctor depending on dynamics of a course of a disease.


Owing to local influence of drug of episodes of its overdose it was not noted.


Yodoksid's incompatibility with mercury drugs, alkalis, oxidizers, disinfectants and substances with acid reaction is observed.

Terms of sale

It is possible to buy Yodoksid without presentation of the recipe of the doctor.

Storage conditions

Candles can be stored at the maximum temperature of air – 25 °C.

Period of validity

From the date of production of suppositories – 3 years.

Special instructions

Careful use of suppositories is demanded by patients with chronic insufficiency of renal function.

Candles of drug can be used in independence of the period of a menstrual cycle.

Yodoksid's analogs


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  • Suppositories iodoxide vaginal 0.2g No. 10 Nizhpharm (Russia)
Section: Antiseptic agents Gynecologic
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Education: Graduated from the Vinnytsia national medical university of N. I. Pirogov, pharmaceutical faculty, the higher pharmaceutical education – the specialty "Pharmacist".

Experience: Work in Koneks and Bios-Media pharmacy chains as "Druggist". Work as "Pharmacist" in Avicenna pharmacy chain of the city of Vinnytsia.

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