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Sodium iodide I 131 (Iodotope, Sodium Iodide I 131 Therapeutic) is a medication prescribed for the treatment of hyperthyroidism, and in some cases of thyroid cancer. Side effects, dosage, drug interactions, and patient safety information should be reviewed prior to taking this medication.

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