Active Ingredient(s): Potassium Iodide, KI
FDA Approved: * November 9, 1979
Category: Antidotes

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

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Potassium iodide is a chemical compound, medication, and dietary supplement.[1][2] As a medication it is used to treat hyperthyroidism, in radiation emergencies, and to protect the thyroid gland when certain types of radiopharmaceuticals are used.[3] In the developing world it is also used to treat skin sporotrichosis and phycomycosis.[3][4] As a supplement it is used in those who have low intake of iodine in the ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Potassium Iodide, KI
  • Liquid: 325mg/5ml
  • Solution: 1g/ml, 65mg/ml
  • Syrup: 325mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 130mg, 65mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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