Active Ingredient(s): Levothyroxine Sodium
FDA Approved: * June 6, 2003
Pharm Company: * VINTAGE
Category: Thyroid

Levothyroxine, also known as L-thyroxine, is a manufactured form of the thyroid hormone thyroxine (T4).[2][5] It is used to treat thyroid hormone deficiency (hypothyroidism), including Hashimoto's disease and a severe form known as myxedema coma.[2] It may also be used to treat and prevent certain types of thyroid tumors.[2] It is not indicated for weight loss.[2] Levothyroxine is taken by mouth or given by intrav... [wikipedia]

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