Table of Contents > Health Dictionary > Iodine 131

Iodine 131

A radioactive iodine isotope; beta and gamma emitter with a half-life of 8.1 days; used as a tracer in thyroid studies, as therapy in hyperthyroidism and thyroid cancer, and as a label in immunoassay and imaging; formerly used as therapy in heart disease.
Healthy Living Marketplace
Now Food
Carlson Labs
Aubrey Organics
Lily of the Desert
Carlson Labs