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On the treatment of aneurism by iodide of potassium

by George William Balfour

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Published by Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aneurysms.,
  • Potassium iodide.

  • Edition Notes

    From title page verso: Reprinted from the Edinburgh Medical Journal for July 1868.

    Statementby George W. Balfour ; read to the Medico-Chirurgical Society, 20th May 1868.
    ContributionsMedico-Chirurgical Society.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18307672M

    Potassium iodide is a chemical compound, medication, and dietary supplement. As a medication it is used to treat hyperthyroidism, in radiation emergencies, and to protect the thyroid gland when certain types of radiopharmaceuticals are used. In the developing world it is also used to treat skin sporotrichosis and phycomycosis. As a supplement it is used in those who have low intake of iodine. Most dietary supplements, as well as food and water, contains iodine as salts: sodium iodide, sodium iodate, potassium iodide, and potassium iodate. Different solid dosage forms of potassium iodide are available, but around 20% is assimilated from inorganic forms of iodine into the body. Iodine is also present in most multivitamin/mineral.

    The etiology of internal aneurism and its treatment by iodide of potassium and galvano-puncture: with illustrative cases. He frequently recommended a trial of iodide in disorders of uncertain origin, or in patients with a history of syphilis. Other authorities shared Osier's point of view. In the first edition of the Cecil textbook of medicine recommended potassium iodide in the treatment of thirty diseases [6].

      Potassium iodide (usually taken in tablet form) is recommended by “public health” authorities to protect the thyroid gland against accumulation of radioactive iodine released by a “terrorist bomb” or by nuclear power plant “meltdown”. But in reality, potassium iodide is a very effective “home remedy” with literally dozens of uses. Potassium Iodide. Potassium Iodide. There are no adequate studies in women for determining infant risk when using this medication during breastfeeding. Weigh the potential benefits against the potential risks before taking this medication while breastfeeding. Drug Interactions.


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The doctors began treatment with potassium iodide, SSKI, 5 drops, three times a day and increased the dose to drops, a megadose of mg per day. The lesions were completely healed in two months but the regimen was continued for a month longer. THE SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT OF THORACIC ANEURYSMS BY LARGE DOSES OF IODIDE OF POTASSIUM By WILFRED R.

KINGDON, M.B., B.S. Durh., late medical officer of the Ticehurst Asylum, Sussex, and formerly assistant medical officer at the Birmingham City Asylum, [amp]c. Treatment Calcarea phos. 6x, two grains night and morning.

Aconite 1x, four times a day. May 16th.-Has kept very well up to last night, when the pain was very sharp and left a red spot on the shoulder. Pulse Treatment Calcarea phos.

6x, two grains night and morning. Bryon. 1, four times a day. May 26th.-Pain very much better. Aneurism. Iodine (Iodum) Treatment In those cases of thoracic and abdominal aneurism, in which surgical treatment is impossible or highly dangerous, the clinical results obtained by iodide of potassium should not be ignored.

Toward the end of the century, Osier’s textbook of medicine had this to say: In the treatment of the visceral lesions of syphilis, iodide of potassium is of equal or even greater value than mercury. Under its use ulcers rapidly heal, granulomatous tumors melt away.”.

Optimox - Iodoral, High Potency Iodine Potassium Iodide Thyroid Support Supplement milligrams, 90 Tablets out of 5 stars 2, $ $ 84 ($/Count).

Treating Aneurism With Iodine (Iodum) In those cases of thoracic and abdominal aneurism, in which surgical treatment is impossible or highly dangerous, the clinical results obtained by iodide of potassium should not be ignored. Trace Minerals Research Liquid Ionic Potassium Supplement, 2 Ounce Suffering From Fibromyalgia/ Chronic Pain Fatigue I Can Honestly Say This Alternative Treatment Helped Me Tremendously With My Illness.

It's Not A Miracle Cure But It Helped Me Have Some Better Days With Pain Being Less Sharp & Reviews: One case he had of veins of the chest without other sign of aneurysm ; it watched to complete consolidation for eight years and a was relieved by treatment with iodide of potassium.

In half, while another died of aortic regurgitant disease after the second case there was protrusion of a tumour in the an aneurysm had existed seven years and a half. Use of potassium iodide in Dermatology: updates on an old drug INTRODUCTION Iodine, which was originally obtained from sea-weed early in the 19th century, was initially used in the treatment of thyroid disorders only.

Over time, new applications made the drug useful and versatile, espe-cially when treatment of inflammatory, immune. Infollowing a suggestion of his father-in-law, Dr. James Craig of Ratho, he wrote two papers on "The Treatment of Aneurysm by Iodide of Potassium". His standing as a cardiologist rested on Clinical Lectures on Diseases of the Heart and Aorta () and The Senile Heart ().

Family [ edit ] Balfour married three times. Iodine (Iodum) Treatment I have known Iodide of potassium relieve many asthmatic patients, and Horace Green () found it to be the main ingredient in a secret and successful remedy for asthma.

Trousseau and Jaccoud speak of its value, and M. See records valuable observations upon twenty-four cases watched for a long time. Methods: This study investigated whether substituting potassium iodide (KI) for MMI in the first trimester would result in a lower incidence of major congenital anomalies than continuing treatment with MMI alone.

The cases of women with Graves' disease (GD) were reviewed whose treatment was switched from MMI to KI in the first trimester.A System of surgery, Volume 3. Timothy Holmes.

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