Definition of iodism in English:

iodism

noun

Medicine
  • Iodine poisoning, causing thirst, diarrhea, weakness, and convulsions.

    • ‘When the prolonged administration of iodine or iodides becomes necessary, certain precautions must be observed to prevent the development of iodism.’
    • ‘If signs or symptoms of iodism develop during dextrothyroxine therapy, the drug should be discontinued.’

Pronunciation

iodism

/ˈaɪəˌdɪzəm//ˈīəˌdizəm/