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Synthroid

Levothyroxine Sodium
Levothyroxine is used to treat hypothyroidism (low thyroid hormone). Levothyroxine is given when your thyroid does not produce enough of this hormone on its own. Levothyroxine is also used to treat or prevent goiter (enlarged thyroid gland), which can be caused by hormone imbalances, radiation treatment, surgery, or cancer. There are many brands and forms of levothyroxine available. Not all brands are listed on this leaflet. Levothyroxine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Levothyroxine Sodium
DRUG TYPE
Thyroid Disorders

Frequently Asked Questions

You may not be able to take levothyroxine if you have certain medical conditions. Tell your doctor if you have an untreated or uncontrolled adrenal gland disorder, a thyroid disorder called thyrotoxicosis, or if you have any recent or current symptoms of a heart attack.

Levothyroxine should not be used to treat obesity or weight problems.

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Vial 200Mcg/5Ml100 Mcg200 Mcg500 Mcg100Mcg/5Ml500Mcg/5Ml
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Unithroid Tablet 100 Mcg125 Mcg50 Mcg175 Mcg300 Mcg112 Mcg137 Mcg25 Mcg75 Mcg200 Mcg150 Mcg88 Mcg

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