You are correct, the TROLLS are coming out of the woodwork to attack this thread.
Fear not, my friend, you can make your own Lugols 5% iodine using the recipes I have in Iodine References. I have both text recipes and video recipes. It is absurdly easy to make and ends up costing a fraction of buying Lugols from Amazon.Com.
See the chapter, SHOPPING in Iodine References:
Let us know how it goes,