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Going overseas soon, i take my Oroxine 100mg  per day, going to a country 14 hour behind so for ex, here in Australia i take the pill at 6 am overseas will be 4 pm afternoon
Totally confused do not want to take it in the afternoon, it is best to stay in the same time routine
Any suggestions ?
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There is no right answer - since T4 has a long half-life, it is probably best to take in AM before breakfast in whatever time zone you are located.
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