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Iodine

Manufactured by: Jan Aushadhi

Contains / Salt: Iodine

Prescription Required

156 people have bought this recently

Iodine

Manufactured by: Jan Aushadhi

Contains / Salt: Iodine

Prescription Required

156 people have bought this recently

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Iodine Information

  1. Iodine Benefits & Uses
  2. Iodine Dosage & How to Take
  3. Iodine Side Effects
  4. Iodine Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Iodine with Other Drugs
  6. Iodine Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Iodine
  8. Iodine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Iodine Benefits & Uses

Iodine is used to treat the following -

  1. हाइपरथायरायडिज्म Primary (और पढ़ें - थायराइड कम करने के घरेलू उपाय)
  2. संक्रमण
  3. आयोडीन की कमी

Iodine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Iodine

Iodine

Iodine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Iodine is used -

  1. Confusion
  2. Weakness
  3. Nausea or vomiting
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Joint pain
  6. Tingling Sensation

Iodine Related Warnings

Is the use of Iodine safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Iodine without worrying about any side effects.

Safe

Is the use of Iodine safe during breastfeeding?

Iodine does not show any harmful effects in lactating women.

Safe

What is the effect of Iodine on the Kidneys?

Iodine can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects, stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Iodine on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Iodine on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Iodine on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Iodine on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Iodine with Other Drugs

Iodine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Iodine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Iodine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Hyperkalemia
  3. Tuberculosis (TB)
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Bronchitis

Frequently asked Questions about Iodine

Is this Iodine habit forming or addictive?

Iodine does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Iodine can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Iodine only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Iodine is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Iodine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Iodine

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Iodine and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Iodine

Taking Iodine and alcohol together may cause some problems. If you notice any of these side effects, it is best to go to your doctor.

Mild
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 899
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