6 Aug 2009
Levothroid (levothyroxine) is a replacement for a hormone that is normally produced by your thyroid gland to regulate the body's energy and metabolism. Levothyroxine is given when the thyroid does not produce enough of this hormone on its own.
You will find more information on thyroid gland removal at https://www.drugs.com/enc/thyroid-gland-removal.html
- Levothroid Information for Consumers
- Levothroid Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Levothroid (detailed)
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I missed taking my daily dosage for about 2 weeks. what type of side effects would i encountered?
1 answer • 7 Jun 2010
1 answer • 23 Sep 2010
... ago and have had cramps since about week 3. Labs showed a good TSH(2.6) at 6 weeks and I started taking calcium and vit D which seems to help. I ...
3 answers • 7 Dec 2010
I had my thyroid removed 2 months ago and started my thyroid medicine 11 days ago and I am so tired since I started it. I could sleep all day. When ...
2 answers • 7 Nov 2015
... should I wait to take it since I took the cough medicine
2 answers • 4 Mar 2016