KIO3 may cause birth defects!greenspun.com : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) Preparation Forum : One Thread
I just happen to notice that KIO3 is a teratogen (causes birth defects) according to my Aldrich Chemical Co. catalog. Be careful.
-- Dave (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 08, 1999
what if you're already born?
-- plonk! (email@example.com), October 08, 1999.
No problem unless you intend to be "born-again."
Sorry, I couldn't help myself. 8^)
This message is for women "in the child-bearing years." If that isn't you, then you don't have to worry.
-- Gypsy (GypsiGold@aol.com), October 08, 1999.
What about its effects on young girls before their child-bearing years? Are eggs permanently affected?
-- helen (firstname.lastname@example.org), October 08, 1999.
I had not even considered this....
Does anyone have more information on this?
-- Mumsie (Shezdremn@aol.com), October 09, 1999.
Someone said kelp is a good substitute for KI. That's harmless, I think.
-- Mara Wayne (MaraWayne@aol.com), October 09, 1999.