What is Potassium iodide?
Potassium iodide has good stability characteristics and is approved as an iodine supplement, which is essential for good health , is also specified as a “thyroid blocking agent” to prevent uptake of radioactive iodine.
- Pharmaceutical industries
|Molar mass||166.0028 g/mol|
|Appearance||white crystalline solid|
|Melting point||681 °C (1,258 °F; 954 K)|
|Boiling point||1,330 °C (2,430 °F; 1,600 K)|
|Solubility in water||128 g/100 ml (0 °C)|