This section is from the book "A Practitioner's Handbook Of Materia Medica And Therapeutics", by Thos. S. Blair. Also available from Amazon: A Practitioner's handbook of Materia Medica and Therapeutics.
Acidum Hydriodicum Dilutum(D. S. P. 10%). Used in doses of 5 to 15 I.
Syrupus acidi hydriodici (D. S. P. 1% by weight). Used in doses of 1/2 to 2 fK.
This rather unstable but valuable agent is indicated when iodine in a nascent state is desired. See Iodine.