levothyroxine

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What is levothyroxine?

Synthroid 50 mcg Tab
Drug Name: LEVOTHYROXINE - ORAL
Other Brand Names: Levothroid, Levoxyl, Synthroid, Unithroid
Uses: Levothyroxine is used to treat an underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism). It replaces or provides more thyroid hormone, which is normally produced by the thyroid gland. Low thyroid hormone levels can occur naturally or when the thyroid gland is injured by radiation/medications or removed by surgery. Having enough thyroid hormone is important for maintaining normal mental and physical activity. In children, having enough thyroid hormone is important for normal mental and physical development. This medication is also used to treat other types of thyroid disorders (such as certain types of goiters, thyroid cancer). This medication should not be used to treat infertility unless it is caused by low thyroid hormone levels.
All forms of drug: levothyroxine Oral , levothyroxine Inj
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A years ago my levothroid was switched to levothyroxine. within that year even though my T...
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I have recently been put on Levothyroxine at 50mcg, however my doctor now wants me to incre...
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I was diagnosed hypothyroid 2 weeks ago and put on 75 mcg once per day. I feel like crap an...
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by kimmielou137, Feb 12, 2013 - 1 Comment
I finally feel like myself,I now take: Levothyroxine Metformin Meloxicam:for join...
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by nicollynne, Jul 26, 2012
I can definitely tell a difference since I have been out of my meds. I'm constan...
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by Disalusioned, Jun 13, 2012
In 1981 I was diagnosed with Graves Disease. I had a large goiter on the right side. M...
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