New Roots Potassium Iodide 65mg * for NUCLEAR EMERGENCY ONLY
Potassium iodide is a thyroid blocking agent for use in nuclear emergencies which involve the release of radioiodine.
Suitable for thyroid protection due to radioactive iodine exposure. Includes age group–specific dosage information. Not for daily use; for nuclear emergency use only.
Each tablet contains: Potassium Iodide 65mg
Dicalcium phosphate, microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable stearic acid, croscarmellose sodium, vegetable magnesium stearate, and silicon dioxide.
Take as directed by a public official if a nuclear emergency should happen. Take just before or shortly after exposure to radioiodine.
For children under 6 years old, crush or dissolve tablets into food or drink prior to consumption; do not allow child to swallow tablet whole.
2 months–3 years: Take half a tablet daily;
4–18 years old: Take 1 tablet daily;
18 years+: Take 2 tablets daily; or as directed by your health-care practitioner.
Take daily until threat is over as directed by public officials.