Homeopathic remedies

homeopathy introAbout Homeopathicshomeopathic forum Homeopathy Forumhomeopathic remedy finder Remedy Finder App
Homeopathic Remedy Store
Remedies: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Homeopathic Remedies
Kali Iodatum
MindVertigo, DizzinessHeadEyeVisionEarHearingNoseFaceMouthThroatAbdomenRectumStoolUrineGenitalsRespirationCoughExpectorationChestBackExtremities, LimbsSleepChillFeverPerspirationSkinInjuries And AccidentsGeneralitiesKali Iodatum AvailabilityBuy Kali Iodatum


Other Potassium compounds
CausticumKali BichromicumKali CarbonicumAurum Muriaticum NatronatumKali ArsenicosumKali NitricumKali ChloricumKali SilicatumKali CyanatumKali AceticumKali FerrocyanicumKali PermanganicumKali PicricumKali OxalicumBiochemic Phos.Kali CausticumKali tartaricum

Kali Iodatum

Iodide Of Potassium, Kali Iod, Potass Iod, kal. Iod, Potass. Iod, Kal. Iod, Kali Iodide, Kalium Iodatum

Boiron and HomeodelWHP - Washington HomeopathicHylands and Standard Homeopathic
Available in 2C-200C, 3X-200X, 1M-10M, CM from $6.50
Add to basket
Add to basket
HPUS label indication: Nasal catarrh

Below are the strongest indications of Kali Iodatum in traditional homeopathic usage, not reviewed by the FDA.

The profuse, watery, acrid coryza that the drug produces serves as a sure guiding symptom, especially when associated with pain in frontal sinus. It acts prominently on fibrous and connective tissues, producing infiltration, oedema, etc. Glandular swellings. Purpura and hemorrhagic diathesis. Syphilis may be indicated in all stage: 1. In acute form with evening remitting fever, going off in nightly perspiration. 2. Second stage, mucous membranes and skin ulcerations. 3. Tertiary symptoms; nodes. Give material doses. Diffused sensitiveness - (glands, scalp, etc. Rheumatism in Neck, back, feet, especially heels and soles; worse, cold and wet. Iodide of Potass. in material doses acts in the different forms of Fungoid disease (thrush, ringworm, etc.), offer simulating syphilis and bacterial diseases like tuberculosis. Symptoms like loss of weight, spitting of blood etc. Tea-taster’s cough due to inhaling the fungus; also brings about often favorable reaction in many chronic ailments even when not clearly symptomatically indicated.
BETTER, motion, open air.
WORSE, warm clothing, warm room, at night, damp weather.
Antidote: Hepar.
Compare: Iod.; Mercur.; Sulph; Mezer. Chopheenee, a Hindu remedy for syphilitic eruptions, ulcerations and bone-pains. Used in tincture.

    EXPECTORATION (click for more)


    MIND (click for more)

Irritable; congestion to head, heat and throbbing.

Delusions, imaginations, hallucinations, illusions; desire for open air

Emotions, feelings, attitude, disposition; irritability


Sad, anxious; harsh temper

    HEAD (click for more)

Brain feels enlarged

Lancinating pain in upper jaw.

Facial neuralgia

Cranium swells up in hard lump

Hard nodes, with severe pain

Pain, headache
Pain, headache; burning; forehead
Pain, headache; cutting, darting, stabbing; temples
Pain, headache; in forehead; above root of nose
Pain, headache; in forehead; middle
Pain, headache; morning; on rising
Pain, headache; morning; on waking; 5 a.m.
Pain, headache; night; 5 a.m.
Pain, headache; piercing, stabbing (see cutting); temples
Pain, headache; sides; both sides
Pain, headache; sides; one side
Pain, headache; stitching, sudden, sharp; forehead; over eyes
Pain, headache; stitching, sudden, sharp; forehead; over eyes; left
Pain, headache; stitching, sudden, sharp; temples
Pain, headache; with catarrh

Skin and scalp; out-break on skin; boils

Pain in tense over eyes and Root of nose

Pain through SIDES of head

Violent headache

    EYE (click for more)

Pustular keratitis and chemosis

Syphilitic iritis

Bony tumors of the orbit.

Conjunctiva red, injected; profuse lachrymation

Conjunctiva (external lining of eye); swelling

Discoloration; redness; lids

Inflammation; syphilitic
Inflammation; wounds; iris; night
Inflammation; wounds; iris; syphilitic

Paralysis; optic nerve, total blindness, without eye damage (amaurosis)

Swellings; lids

    EAR (click for more)

Boring pain in ears.

Noises in ear
Noises in ear; ringing

Pain; stitching, sudden, sharp

Noises in ear

    NOSE (click for more)


Nasal catarrh, involving frontal sinus

Discharge from nose; blood
Discharge from nose; copious
Discharge from nose; copious; with stuffing of head
Discharge from nose; greenish
Discharge from nose; greenish; greenish-black
Discharge from nose; offensive smelling; from ulcer or disease of nasal bones
Discharge from nose; thick and sticky, tough
Discharge from nose; yellow

Nose bleed

Pain; bones; pulsating
Pain; burning, smarting
Pain; burning, smarting; bones
Pain; gnawing, biting; in nasal, bones
Pain; sore, bruised; inside


Running or blocked nose (coryza)
Running or blocked nose (coryza); blocked; warm room
Running or blocked nose (coryza); running, wet

Sense of fullness

Swelling; bones

ozaena, with perforated septum

Profuse, COOL, greenish, non-irritating discharges.

Red, swollen

Stuffiness and dryness of nose, without discharge

Tip of nose red; Profuse, acrid, hot, watery, thin discharge

    FACE (click for more)

Enlarged gland; submaxillary gland (gland by neck, under jaw)

Pain; after poisoning by mercury

Skin; out-breaks on skin; boils
Skin; out-breaks on skin; syphilitic

    MOUTH (click for more)

Growths, blisters, swellings; blisters; burning
Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers
Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; edges elevated; irregular
Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; syphilitic
Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; tongue
Growths, blisters, swellings; ulcers; with black base; milky

Inflamed lining of mouth from ulcer

Pain; tongue; root
Pain; tongue; root; night before going to sleep

    THROAT (click for more)

Complaints with syphilis

Elongated uvula (lobe at back of mouth)

Larynx (voice box); bruised feeling

Pain; on speaking
Pain; pressing; on swallowing
Pain; pressing; while speaking
Pain; rawness; larynx
Pain; stinging; on swallowing
Pain; stinging; while talking
Pain; swallowing; on swallowing
Pain; when talking

Swelling; uvula (lobe at back of mouth)

Ulcers; throat at back of mouth

    ABDOMEN (click for more)

Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); frequent (see urination, frequent); before period
Bladder; urging to urinate (unhealthy desire); in women; before period

Cold food and drink, especially milk, aggravate

Faintness at epigastrium


Much thirst

Stomach; Saliva increased

Throbbing, painful burning

    GENITALS (click for more)

Corrosive Leucorrhoea, with subacute inflammatory conditions of the womb in young married women

crude, 3 times a day.

During menses uterus feels as if squeezed

Female; Menses late, profuse

Fibroid tumors, metritis, sub-involution, hypertrophy, 1x or 1 gr

Male; withered; testes

Urethra (urinary part of genitals); discharge; sharp mucous or pus
Urethra (urinary part of genitals); discharge; sharp mucous or pus; painless

    RESPIRATION (click for more)

Laryngeal oedema

Pneumonia, when hepatization commences

Stitching pains through lungs to back

Sulph.) Pleuritic effusion

Expectoration like soap-suds, greenish

Larynx feels raw

Pneumococcic meningitis


Awakes choking

cold travels downward to chest.

Dyspnoea on ascending, with pain in heart

Hydrothorax ( Merc

Pulmonary oedema

Difficult (dyspnea)

Violent cough; worse in morning

    CHEST (click for more)

Breast; withered breast

Lungs; lungs full of matter, so breathing difficult (hepatization); right
Lungs; tuberculosis; full of mucus

Oppressed feeling; on waking

Skin; out-breaks on skin; boils

    BACK (click for more)

Skin; out-breaks on skin; boils
Skin; out-breaks on skin; boils; neck

    EXTREMITIES, LIMBS (click for more)

Pain in small of back and coccyx

Rheumatism of knees with effusion

Sciatica; cannot stay in bed; worse at night and lying on affected side

Contraction of joints

Pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh)
Pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); lying on painful side
Pain; lower limbs; sciatica (pain radiating from back along back of thigh); open air
Pain; rheumatic
Pain; rheumatic; syphilitic

Formication of lower extremities when sitting, better lying down.

Pain in hip, forcing limping

Periosteum thickened, especially tibia; sensitive to touch ( Kali-b.; Asaf.) Rheumatism; pains at night and in damp weather

Severe bone-pains

    FEVER (click for more)

    SKIN (click for more)

Acne rosacea.

Rough nodules all over, worse any covering; heat of body intense

Acne, hydroa

Fissured anus of infants

GLANDS enlarged; indurated


Purple spots; worse on legs

Abnormal growths; ulcers; coming and going quickly
Abnormal growths; ulcers; syphilitic

Out-breaks on skin; boils; small
Out-breaks on skin; crusty; after mercury poisoning
Out-breaks on skin; rash (see granular); rose coloured patches; syphilitic
Out-breaks on skin; small, solid, no pus
Out-breaks on skin; syphilitic

Small boils

Tendency to edematous swellings, eyelids, mouth, uvula, etc

    INJURIES AND ACCIDENTS (click for more)

Poisoning; poisoning by mercury

    GENERALITIES (click for more)

Abscesses; glands

Bones; decay of bone

Desire for open air

Glands; withered glands


Open air

Pain; bones; night


Temperature (felt and effects of temperature); warmth; warm room

Walking; in open air

Warmth; warm room
Buy Kali Iodatum

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed on the basis that in a tiny dilution like cures like, so while the very dilute homeopathic remedy may help, the raw product is often best avoided.

Entries on a white background are from Boericke's Materia Medica. Entries on a green background are from a reversed Kent's repertory, with some alterations to modernise the language. Uses are based on traditional homeopathic practice and have not been reviewed by the FDA.