The iodic acid test is very delicate, but requires great care, and may be used in the presence of organic matter.
Its principal compounds with oxygen are the iodic and periodic anhydrides.
iodic Acid (equal to 7-125 Grain of Iodine) in two fluid drachms.
The nitric acid used should be free from hydrochloric, sulphuric, iodic and telluric acids.
It is completely oxidized to iodic acid when boiled with fuming nitric acid.
Iodphenol is obtained by the action of iodine and iodic acid on phenol dissolved in a dilute solution of caustic potash.
iodic acid is used as a test for morphia and sulphurous acid.
Commaille oxidized with a known quantity of iodic acid and estimated the excess of iodate.