"Approximately 40% of the world's population remains at risk for iodine deficiency."
American Thyroid Association (ATA)
“It is estimated that 1.88 billion people worldwide remain at risk of insufficient iodine intake...”
World Health Organization, “Salt reduction and iodine fortification strategies in public health,” March 2013
Lugol’s Iodine Solution is a mixture of potassium iodide and elemental iodine in purified water. The lugol's iodine solution was developed in 1829.
Today Lugol's solution is recognized by the World's Health Organization (WHO).
→ WHO's List of Essential Medicines, 20th Edition (March 2017) page 42
Unless prescribed by a doctor, most LUGOL'S IODINE SOLUTIONS sold online are not authorized for sale or human consumption. Additionally, labels and disclaimers are unclear, and products are NOT GMP certified.
When followed as per instructions ("DIRECTION OF USE" on the label), Art Pharma®'s LUGOL'S IODINE SOLUTION may be consumed WITHOUT the assistance of a healthcare professional. Our LUGOL'S IODINE SOLUTIONS can also be consumed to help with or prevent iodine deficiency.