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IODINE. Symptoms

Categories: Accidents, Emergencies and Poisons

Pain in throat and stomach, vomiting is yellow from the
iodine, or blue if starch is in the stomach; color and odor of iodine on

lips and in mouth.

Antidote. Starch or flour mixed into a paste with water, should be given

and followed by emetics.

Treatment. Emetics, something to cause vomiting, warm salt water, mustard

water, etc. Then sweating drinks, such as hot flaxseed or hop tea, etc.