Active Ingredient(s):Potassium Iodide FDA Approved: * September 10, 2002 Pharm Company: *R R REGISTRATIONS Category:Antidotes
Potassium iodide is a chemical compound, medication, and dietary supplement. 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. In the developing world it is also used to treat skin sporotrichosis and phycomycosis. As a supplement it is used in those who have low intake of iodine in the ...
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