13 Aug 2009
Synthroid (levothyroxine) is used to treat hypothyroidism. It may be that you have symptoms and are being treated. It is very common in women. You should talk to your doctor if you are unsure why it is prescribed for you. You may find these sites useful.
- Synthroid Information for Consumers
- Synthroid Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Synthroid (detailed)
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