iodism


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iodism

(ˈaɪəˌdɪzəm)
n
(Pathology) poisoning induced by ingestion of iodine or its compounds

iodism

a disease resulting from excessive intake of iodine or its compounds; iodine poisoning.
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Translations

io·dism

n. yodismo, envenenamiento por yodo.
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MagNascent is safe, even up to 50 drops as a single dose without iodism, and is rapidly excreted in the urine without side effects.
Iodism, an unpleasant brassy taste, runny nose, and acne-like skin lesions, is caused by the bromide that iodine extracts from the tissues, and it subsides on a lesser dose of iodine.
As there is a condition known as iodism, an excessive blood and tissue iodine level with many symptoms, we recommend the blood test if you are going to increase the dose.