Description of the medicine: Solution of iodine alcohol 5% (Solutio Iodi spirituosa 5%)
Solution of iodine alcohol 5% (Solutio Iodi spirituosa 5%). (A solution of 10% alcohol iodine is excluded from the range of medicines.)
Synonyms: Iodine tincture 5%, Tinctura iodi 5%.
The aqueous-alcoholic solution of iodine 5% contains iodine 5 g, potassium iodide 2 g, water and alcohol 95% equally up to 100 ml.
Transparent reddish-brown liquid with a characteristic odor.
Applied externally as an antiseptic, irritating and distracting agent for inflammatory and other diseases of the skin and mucous membranes. As a distracting agent, it is also used for myositis, neuralgia.
Inside prescribed for the prevention of atherosclerosis from 1 to 10 drops 1 to 2 times a day courses of up to 30 days 2 to 3 times a year; for the treatment of atherosclerosis - 10 to 12 drops 3 times a day; in the treatment of syphilis - from 5 to 50 drops 2 to 3 times a day. The solution is taken in milk after a meal.
Children over 5 years of age are prescribed a 5% solution of 3 to 5 drops, taken 2-3 times a day; children under 5 years old are not prescribed.
Higher doses of a 5% solution for adults inside: single 20 drops, daily 60 drops.
Release form: in banks of orange glass on 10; 15 and 25 ml; in ampoules of 1 ml in a package of 10 ampoules.
Storage: List B. In the dark place.
Rp .: Sol. Iodi spirituosae 5% 10 ml
DS 5 to 10 drops in milk 2 times a day after meals
Rp .: Sol. Iodi spirituosae 5% 2 ml
Tannini 3, 0