KIO3 is a thyroid blocker. Radioactive Iodine (I-131) can destroy the thyroid of humans and animals. Even small amounts of I-131 can cause cancer of the thyroid. By taking KIO3, the thyroid becomes saturated with "good iodine" and cannot absorb the "bad iodine" I-131.*
Take these 170mg tablets only as directed by authorities or your medical professional. Each factory-sealed bottle has 60 tablets.
Adults 12 years and older - 1 tablet daily for 3 to 14 days. If need be... children 3 to 12 years, 1/2 tablet for 3 to 14 days. Children month to 3 years, 1/4 tablet for 1 to 3 days. Newborn to 1 month, 1/8 to 1/4 tablet for 1 to 3 days.