Is levothyroxine 100 mg, the same as synthroid 0.1mg ?

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12 Sep 2011

No, it would be Levothyroxine 100 mcg is the same as Synthroid 0.1mg.

Levothyroxine sodium is a prescription thyroid medication. It is actually a synthetic version of a naturally occurring thyroid hormone. Levothyroxine is approved to treat an underactive thyroid (known medically as hypothyroidism). It is also approved for the treatment of a variety of other thyroid problems, including certain types of thyroid cancer.

Levothyroxine tablets come in the following strengths:

Levothyroxine 25 mcg
Levothyroxine 50 mcg
Levothyroxine 75 mcg
Levothyroxine 88 mcg
Levothyroxine 100 mcg
Levothyroxine 112 mcg
Levothyroxine 125 mcg
Levothyroxine 137 mcg
Levothyroxine 150 mcg
Levothyroxine 175 mcg
Levothyroxine 200 mcg
Levothyroxine 300 mcg.

Levothyroxine soft gelatin capsules are available in the following strengths:


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