What will happen if I drink iodine?

Igor Gorbatyuk
Igor Gorbatyuk
August 9, 2012
What will happen if I drink iodine?

Iodine, as you know, is used today in many industries. It is used not only in medicine, but also in the production of batteries, in the electronic industry and so on. Many people are interested in what will happen if you drink iodine. The question may seem funny, but it worries so many people. And every question has an answer.

Previously, girls who have acquired an unwanted pregnancy, took iodine in the early stages. This provoked their miscarriages. In this way, unfortunate mothers got rid of their children. Fortunately, now there are many contraceptives, as well as various methods of abortion. After all, there have been cases when, after taking iodine to provoke miscarriage, the woman herself also died due to severe uterine bleeding or caused irreparable harm to her health.

So, what will happen if you drink iodine?

  • Burn the mucous membrane of the stomach, larynx and mouth, even with a small amount drunk;
  • Body temperature will rise;
  • Poisoning the body is provided;
  • If you drink a lot of iodine, it is likely to be fatal.

Iodine has always belonged to the category of toxic substances. In no case can not take it inside. As well as ingestion, inhalation of iodine vapors will also lead to vomiting, diarrhea, weakness, heart palpitations, severe headache, and so on. Here is an incomplete list of symptoms of iodine poisoning. The most innocent thing that can be if you drink a little iodine is a burn of the mucous membrane of the mouth, larynx and temperature increase. We hope that now you understand - nothing good will happen if you drink iodine. And there is no point in this. Moreover, it is very dangerous.

After the terrible accident in Chernobyl, residents of nearby cities and infected areas began to saturate their thyroid glands with iodine. All is good, but they did it by taking normal iodine inside. Needless to say, all of them felt terrible, but blamed everything on radiation. Of course, it was not without her participation, however, iodine only aggravated the situation. Many people now take iodine specifically to raise body temperature and get sick. It is a pity that they do not think about the consequences of such a trick.After all, by doing so they cause very great harm to their health.

Iodine is needed by our body. Buy in a pharmacy special pills for the thyroid gland, which contain the right amount of iodine, eat foods rich in iodine. With other ways to saturate the body with iodine is better not to experiment.