Description of the drug: Alcohol iodine solution 5% (Solutio Iodi spirituosa 5%)
IODIUM ALCOHOL SOLUTION 5% (Solutio Iodi spirituosa 5%). (A solution of iodine alcohol 10% is excluded from the range of drugs.)
Synonyms: Iodine tincture 5%, Tinctura iodi 5%.
Aqueous-alcoholic solution of iodine 5% contains iodine 5 g, potassium iodide 2 g, water and alcohol 95% equally to 100 ml.
Transparent liquid of red-brown color with a characteristic smell.
Applied externally as an antiseptic, irritant and distracting agent for inflammatory and other diseases of the skin and mucous membranes. As a distracting agent is also used in myositis, neuralgia.
Inside prescribed for the prevention of atherosclerosis from 1 to 10 drops 1 - 2 times a day, courses up to 30 days, 2 - 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 - 3 times a day. The solution is taken in milk after meals.
For children older than 5 years, a 5% solution is prescribed by mouth for 3 to 5 drops to receive 2 to 3 times a day; Children under 5 years are not prescribed.
Higher doses of a 5% solution for adults inside: single 20 drops, daily 60 drops.
Product: in orange glass banks of 10; 15 and 25 ml; in 1 ml ampoules in a package of 10 ampoules.
Storage: List B. In the dark spot.
Rp .: Sol. Iodi spirituosae 5% 10 ml
DS 5 to 10 drops in milk 2 times a day after meals
R p. Sol. Iodi spirituosae 5% 2 ml
Tannini 3, 0