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What are iodine pills for

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Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

week and he told me to take iodine . I miss understood him on how much to take. The product I used I bought from Sprouts and it was called Eidon Liquid iodine (potassium iodide) and 2 drops equal 225mcg. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

to iodine and he didn t tell me what to avoid so I ate normally and it came severe again I have Allegra ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

During the past few days i ve been craving for foods that are rich in iodine such as low fat ice cream, seaweed including kelp, kelp caviar and etc. Could this mean that I m iodine deficient? I do have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

I need to know if i am iodine deficient. What test can be done to determine this accurately? I am 67 yrs old male. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Can Povidine iodine be used to clean area of Pilonidal cyst . The product says do not use for 5 to 7 days. What about Dettol; an XXXXXXX brand disinfectant. Could any of these products cause local ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. S.R.Raveendran MD

Hi My boyfriend has just had radioactive iodine therapy to treat his graves disease. I know we have ... radioactive fluid entering me or can we just continue using the pill as we just need to prevent... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S.R.Raveendran ( Sexologist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

itself. I asked what they used for an antiseptic and was told Aplicare. Does Aplicare contain iodine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Pankaj Malhan MD

refused, later decided to take the pills and iodine and our bloka , i stopped it because i got violently ... from tremors its affects my whole life .... what can i do , should i take the pur bloka ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pankaj Malhan ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. ANURADHA.U MD

My daughter is 27 and has thyroid cancer. She will be starting her no/low iodine diet this week to prepare for the radioactive iodine pill. My question concerns dairy. We raise dairy goats and make... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ANURADHA.U ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

/day but no meat or fish. Some vegetables. Hemp seeds and yogurt. I do not use salt and take a 225 mcg pill daily. I am concerned that the iodine might not be wise. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

NO-NO-NO! Please first confirm the type of goiter! it could be iodine deficiency, cyst, inflammation, pituitary problem or cancer also... contact me with the reports of THYROID PROFILE, USG and FNAC reports! regards,

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

hello , well it depends on which area of your body you are having an infection. generally green color discharge is due to pseudomonas ( a bacteria ) growth. thanks

Dr.  Prasad MD

Avoid cabbage, cauliflower, spinach, broccoli. There reduce the thyroid secretions. Watch your thyroid hormone levels regularly once every 3-6 months.