Potassium iodide is a Medicine belongs to group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 2371   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Collosol,Bioiodine,Geri-Dyne,Iodopen,Pima

  ►  Strength : Tablet with 65  mg, Tablet with 130  Mg, Solution with 1  gm/ml,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 695   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral, Topical,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2371   Edition : 37,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info

Ref :-  Book :




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : hypersensitivity reactions, Urticaria, angioedema, cutaneous haemorrhage , purpuras, fever, arthralgia, lymphadenopathy, eosinophilia, Irritation of the mucous membrane, goitre, hypothyroidism, metallic taste, increased salivation, burning or painful mouth, Depression, insomnia, headache, shock, tachycardia, hypotension, metabolic acidosis, acute rhinitis, coryza-like symptoms, swelling and inflammation of the throat, increased lachrymation, pulmonary oedema, dyspnoea, bronchitis, acneform, eruptions (iododerma),
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2369,2370   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Potassium iodide is with Amiodarone , Felbamate,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2370   Edition : 37,


  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  The effects of iodine and iodides on the thyroid may be altered by other compounds including amiodarone and lithium.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2370   Edition : 37,


►  Contraindication : pregnancy, hyperthyroidism,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2370   Edition : 37,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Inhibit organification and hormone release • reduce the size and vascularity of the gland,
Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 695   Edition : 12,

Pathway of Dietry Product


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Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   NA


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA