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Compound Summary for: CID 4875

Potassium Iodide

Also known as: 7681-11-0; Potassium iodide (KI); Pima; Thyro-Block; Thyroshield; Knollide; Kisol; Kali iodide; Asmofug E
Molecular Formula: IK   Molecular Weight: 166.00277   InChIKey: NLKNQRATVPKPDG-UHFFFAOYSA-M
An inorganic compound that is used as a source of iodine in thyrotoxic crisis and in the preparation of thyrotoxic patients for thyroidectomy. (From Dorland, 27th ed)   From: MeSH
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