Iodine Veterinary and Agricultural Applications


Iodine is a powerful bactericide and fungicide and is active against viruses. Iodine and iodine complex preparations are widely used as disinfectants in veterinary medicine, particularly in the post-milking disinfection of udders. These new preparations are more potent antiseptics than current iodine preparations and have counter-irritating properties. They are useful for treating animals’ skin problems and as general veterinary antiseptics Our Innovation

This new formulation is composed of solid iodine or povidone iodine dissolved in tetraglycol (glycofurol, tetrahydrofurfuryl alcohol polyethyleneglycol ether). The iodine can be at a concentration of between 0.00001 and 50%. Water may be added without affecting the solubility of the iodine in the tetraglycol, enabling the preparation of water-based solutions.

Key Features

Four times more potent than current commercial antiseptic solutions Development Milestones

Current formulation ready for field use Further development will be carried out according to need The Opportunity

The potential market for veterinary disinfectant products and drugs in China is estimated to be about $120 million in annual sales.

US 6,926,913

Type of Offer: Licensing

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