Product Name: Sodium iodide
Synonym: NaI; Hydriodic acid sodium salt; Ioduredesodium;
|Appearance||White Crystalline or Powder, White fine Crystalline powder|
|Loss on Drying, %||≤3|
Sodium iodide is a colorless cubic crystal or white granular inorganic compound that is formed by the reaction of sodium carbonate or sodium hydroxide with hydroiodic acid and then evaporation of the solution. It is used as a raw material for iodine production and in medicine and photography.
Used as a raw material for the preparation of inorganic and organic iodides. In medicine, it is used as a thyroid preventive agent, expectorant, diuretic, etc., and also as a photosensitive agent and other analytical reagents.
It should be stored away from light and sealed.