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Potassium Iodide BP

Potassium Iodide is a metal halide composed of potassium and iodide. It is an odorless white solid. Sinks and mixes with water.


As a medication it is used to treat hyperthyroidism. As a supplement it is used in those who have low intake of iodine in the diet.


Chemical Name: Potassium Iodide
Mol. Formula: KI
Mol. Weight: 166.0 g/mol
CAS no.: 7681-11-0



Test Specification
Characters It occurs as a white or almost white powder or colorless crystals.

Test (A)

Test (B)


(a)It gives the reaction of Iodides

(b)It gives the reaction of Potassium

Solubility Very soluble in water, freely soluble in glycerol, soluble in ethanol (96%)
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and colorless
Alkalinity Specified Test.
Iodates Specified Test. No blue color develops
Sulfates Not more than 150 ppm
Thiosulfates Specified test. A blue color is produced.
Iron Not more than 20 ppm
Loss on drying Not more than 1.0%
Heavy metals Not more than 10 ppm
Assay Not less than 99.0% and not more than 100.5% (dried substances)


Shelf life, Storage and Packing

It should be stored in a segregated area in a cool and ventilated place away from combustible materials. Keep in a tightly closed container, sealed until ready for use. It is packed in 25kg or 50kg HDPE bags or drums as required.


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