What Does Iodine Smell like?

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Iodine is a dark grey or purple solid. It can sublimate into a purple-pink gas that has an irritating odor somewhat similar to a boiled metal, or that of chlorine.
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iodine smells like boiled metal. i also know it herts alot because i have had it on my leg after an operation. Sorry for bad spelling.
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The only description found about Iodine's smell is that it is a very irritating smell.
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It smells like nail polish remover.
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It could be her formula, but to be on the safe side I would definitely talk to her doctor about it.
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