Below are the main rubriks (i.e strongest indications or symptoms) of Kali Iodatum in traditional homeopathic usage, not approved by the FDA.
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Speech thick and indistinct.
Mouth dry; during chill in evening, with thirst.
Mouth and throat dry and bitter.
Burning in mouth as after hot food.
Mouth numb in morning after waking.
Gums and teeth
Jerking or shooting in r. eye-tooth, agg. lying down till midnight and from 4 to 5 a.m., agg. cold, amel. warmth, at one time pain as if the tooth would break, or as if a worm were digging in it.
Tearing in l. upper teeth.
Tearing in r. upper molars and in margin of r. orbit.
Tearing in lower teeth in evening and feeling as if a weight hung from lower jaw.
Throbbing in a hollow tooth when walking in open air.
Grumbling in a hollow l. lower molar.
Teeth feel too long in evening and are painful.
Gum swollen and painful.
Swelling about a hollow tooth.
Ulcerative (shooting) pain in r. lower gums.
Pain as from ulceration in teeth at night.
Salivation; with nausea.
Flow of mucus and saliva from mouth.
Tongue blister on tip of tongue with burning pain; hypertrophied, tender, covered with nodes and fissured by deep cracks; coated white.
Tongue dry in morning and stiff, coated dark brown.
Burning in a spot (also sore pain) on l. margin of tongue.
Bloody saliva with disgusting taste. Offensive odour; in morning after rising, almost as after onions.
Taste bitter, agg. throat, amel. breakfast; sweetish-bitter after waking; rancid after eating and drinking (after all kinds of food or drink); after taste of food; lost or like straw.
Hard and soft palate swollen, tender, and in many places excoriated, afterwards palate painful and felt as if the tissues were stretched laterally across posterior part of soft palate and root of tongue, pharynx and larynx dry, causing hoarseness, afterwards the secretions from mouth, nose, and eyes very acrid.≡ more ...