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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Potassium iodide: potassium iodide = Radiban & ThyroShield

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
None: This is a food preservative, a simple molecule that's naturally found in berries. There's no reason whatever to think it's going to damage your unborn ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Both potassium but..: Potassium iodide (ki) has potassium complexed with iodine but the other is complexed with gluconate. The former, ki, has more potassium than the latte ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Garrett
39 years experience Radiology
Pills for adults: Google "KI pills". BUT, read about adverse effects: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Bernard_Le_Guen/publication/11987460_Iodine_kinetics_and_eff ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Yes.: This involves one of the most popular medical myths. If you are allergic to seafood, you are not allergic to iodine, contrary to very popular belief. ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hammes
27 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Dexa?iodide saturate: Not sure 'bout DEXA (?Bone density scan?); ki is elemental iodine which is taken up by thyroid. Thyroid needs iodide to make thyroid hormone, but taki ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Call poison control: The 1/2 life of any drug depends on not just the drug itself, but the person taking it! What other meds do you take? Do you have any chronic medical p ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
You may: Potassium iodide will protect only the thyroid from radio active iodine in the fall out. If my concern were a nuclear attack, thyroid would not be in ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : Not a good idea see a primary care doctor optometrist or ophthalmologist for specific diagnosis and treatment should not really treat this yourself
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience Psychiatry
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