Levothroid is indicated for your management of hypothyroidism as a replacement or supplemental therapy in congenital or acquired hypothyroidism of the etiology, except transient hypothyroidism in the recovery phase of subacute thyroiditis.
Specific indications include: primary (thyroidal), secondary (pituitary), and tertiary (hypothalamic) hypothyroidism and subclinical hypothyroidism. Primary hypothyroidism may result from functional deficiency, primary atrophy, partial or total congenital deficiency of the thyroid gland, or from the connection between surgery, radiation, or drugs, or minus the presence of goiter.
Use Levothroid as directed through your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any questions you could have regarding how to use Levothroid.
Store Levothroid between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Protect from heat, light, and moisture. Do not store within the bathroom. Keep Levothroid out from the reach of youngsters and from pets.
Active Ingredient: Levothyroxine.
All medicines may cause negative effects, but a majority of everyone has no, or minor, unwanted side effects.
No common side effects happen to be reported with the aid of Levothroid.
Seek medical assistance without delay if some of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; flushing; tightness in the chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); changes in appetite; modifications in menstrual periods; chest pain; diarrhea; excessive sweating; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever; heat intolerance; pain; leg cramps; mental or mood changes (eg, anxiety, irritability, nervousness); muscle weakness; seizures; severe or persistent headache or fatigue; lack of breath; stomach cramps; tremors; sleep problems; unusual weight gain or fat loss; vomiting; wheezing.
This is not a whole report on all negative effects that may occur. If you have questions on negative effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Levothroid if:
Contact your physician or health care provider without delay if any of these apply to you.
Some health concerns may connect to Levothroid. Tell a medical expert or pharmacist for those who have any medical ailments, particularly if any in the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Levothroid. Tell your health care provider if you are taking another medicines, especially any in the following:
This is probably not a complete set of all interactions which could occur. Ask your health care provider if Levothroid may communicate with other medicines that you simply take. Check together with your doctor before you start, stop, or affect the dose of any medicine.
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