Types of Iodine

Which iodine do I use?

Which iodine do I use?

A confusing aspects to this has to do with there being several forms & blends of iodine. But once we see the commonly used forms laid out together, I think the situation becomes pretty simple. If these (KI) and (I2) labels are confusing or overwhelming, just skip past them for now or try to remember…

Nascent Iodine

Nascent Iodine

Available under several brand names, nascent iodine is sometimes referred to as: Atomic Iodine Monatomic Iodine Atomidine Nascent iodine is in an atomic form. This means it has an incomplete number of electrons, giving it an electromagnetic charge. According to some, this allows nascent to be absorbed and utilized easier by our body. I have yet…

SSKI

SSKI

SSKI is distilled water with as much Potassium Iodide (KI) as the water can hold. It’s ‘Super Saturated’ due to the extra KI salt crystals that are not able to become suspended. Potassium Iodide AKA: KI SSKI Pima syrup ThyroSage ThyroShield. SSKI only contains Potassium Iodide(KI) and distilled water, and is clear/yellowish. Because it’s clear,…

Lugols

Lugols

Lugols Solution is part of The Iodine Protocol, and is a type of iodine that has been consumed since 1829. It is a deep red-ish/brown color and smells a bit like bleach to some people. 1 Part Elemental Iodine 2 Parts Potassium Iodide Distilled Water https://www.fda.gov/food/laboratory-methods-food-safety/bam-r40-lugols-iodine-solution (How to make Lugols 5%) Lugols was first produced by…

Kelp

Kelp

Kelp has small amounts of iodine, which can be used to help prepare or support our body for The Iodine Protocol. Kelp also has various other nutrients, including but not limited to: Vitamin K1: 55 percent of the daily value (DV) Folate: 45 percent of the DV Magnesium: 29 percent of the DV Iron: 16 percent of the DV…

Iodine Buyers Guide

Iodine Buyers Guide

Once we have a better idea which type of iodine we’d like to get started with, we have to figure out which one to order. If we’re still trying to figure out which iodine to use at this point, we may want to read whyiodine.com/which-iodine Quality Control The one major difference that separates iodine is…