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Potassium Iodide USP

Potassium Iodide is an inorganic compound that occurs as a white salt and is hygroscopic in nature. It is used medicinally for thyroid blockade, thyroid storm and also as an expectorant.


Potassium Iodide is used with silver nitrate to make silver iodide. It is a component in some disinfectants and hair treatment chemicals, as a fluorescence quenching agent in biomedical research, in organic synthesis in the preparation of aryl iodides and as a nutritional supplement in animal feeds and human diet.


Chemical Name: Potassium Iodide
Mol. Formula: KI
Mol. Weight: 166.00 g/mol
CAS No.: 7681-11-0


General Specifications

Test Specification…USP
Appearance A white powder or colorless crystals
Solubility Very soluble in water, freely soluble in glycerol, soluble in alcohol
Appearance of solution The solution is clear and colorless
Alkalinity Passes test
Loss on drying Maximum 1%
Iodate Maximum 4 micro-gm per gm
Nitrate, Nitrite and Ammonia Passes test
Thiosulfate and Barium Passes test
Heavy metals Maximum 0.001%
Organic volatile impurities Passes test
Residual solvents Passes test
Assay Not less than 99% and not more than 101.5%


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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