|Description||Light yellowish to tan, microcrystaline powder; odourless or has a faint odour, is stable in air.|
|Solubility||Practically insoluble in water, sparingly soluble in alcohol and in ether.|
|Free iodine & iodide||Passes as per Pharmacopoeia|
|Residue on ignition||Not more than 0.5 % w/w|
|Loss on drying||Not more than 0.5 % w/w|
|Assay||Between 96 and 100.5 % w/w|
Uses: It acts as an amoebicidal and so used in the treatment of amoebiasis, balantidiasis (an infection caused by protozoa).
Standard Packing: 25 Kg Fibre Drum / HDPE Drum with double inner polythene bag.