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Drug information on First Food (Iodine) from Wockhardt Limited

First Food

  Oral Powder
Wockhardt Limited
Generic : Iodine
 90.00
67.0g / 1.4g / 375mcg / 0.9mg / 0.8mcg / 0.3mg / 0.8mcg / 45mg / 5mcg / 25mcg / 6mg / 9g / 25mcg / 17g / 2mg / 2.5g / 3g / 10mcg / 4mg / 10mg / 600mg / 470mg / 200mg / 2mg / 400mg / 30mg / 55mcg / 0.1g / 1.6g / 7mg / 0.05g / 8mcg / 0.1g / 100g
400g
Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc Biotechnology | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which First Food may be prescribed


Side effects of First Food

   Heart : Irregular heart beat.

   Central Nervous System : Confusion and unusual tiredness.

   Skin : Pimples and rash.

   ENT : Swelling of neck, throat or salivary glands.

   Gastrointestinal : Bleeding.

   Metabolic : Thyroid gland enlargement.

   Miscellaneous : Fever, allergic reactions, pain or weakness in hands or feet.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult- The recommended dose is 150 mcg/day.
Child- The recommended dose is 90 to 120mcg/day.
Topical: Ointment/Gel- Apply as directed by your physician.

How to use First Food?

It comes as a liquid to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a solution for topical application.

When is First Food not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in pregnant women and known hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for First Food

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart, liver diseases, tuberculosis, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Avoid abrupt withdrawal.

Other Precautions for First Food

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for First Food

Store it at room temperature.



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