(Guidelines): 2000 W.H.O.*
- Adults - 2 tablets.
- Children 3-12 years of age crush 1 tablet.
- Children 1 month to three years of age crush 1/2 tablet.
- Neonates (birth to 1 month) crush 1/4 tablet and give in formula.
Use only as directed by State or local public health authorities in the event of a radiation emergy. potassium Iodide should be taken as soon as possible after a public health officials tell you. one dose should be taken every 24 hours. Exceeding daily dosage does not provide additional benefits. The thyroid can "hold" only limited amounts of iodide. pregnant and nursing women, babies, and children may also take this drug.
* World Health Organization