Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

levothyroxine

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
41 years experience Endocrinology
Probably: The problem with generic thyroid hormone (levothyroxine) is that your thyroid level can vary depending upon which generic you receive. People who hav ... Read More
1
1 thank
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
If you need it: Anyone with a thyroid hormone deficiency can take brand name thyroxine to return their level to normal. There are no side effects, etc. To appropriate ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Try our other forum: You have posted on HealthTap's basic, free, public, informational forum, where neither medical care nor prescriptions are given. Perhaps you wish to c ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Trick question: Hi. Like when was the War of 1812, or who's buried in Grant's tomb, what's in l-thyroxine tablets? L-thyroxine!!!
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Levothyroxine: Levothyroxine tablets simply contains thyroid hormone and is prescribed when your thyroid levels are low. At your age it would be appropriate to try a ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Only if: You had mild hypothyroidism. If you need it, make sure your levels are rechecked to insure it's the correct dose. Also, take only brand name T4 replac ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
You : Can. But your body will start to revert back to the hypo thyroid state. So symptoms may begin to appear. So talk to your doctor and back on the me ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
44 years experience Pharmacology
Levothyroxine Excess: You didn't mention the dose you were taking and the number of tablets you had over medicated with so it's difficult to project if you have a dangerous ... Read More
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Missing medications: Yes...It should not be enough to have any side effects as long as you get right back on them.
3
3 thanks
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Levothyroxine: How do you know that levothyroxine is an issue? Please have your doctor examine you and order labs for TSH, Free T4, and Free T3 (liothyronine). If th ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Synthetic thyroid ho: It is a generic synthetic thyroid hormone tablets, contains synthetic crystalline tetreiodothyronine sodium salt.It is a synthetic thyroxine identical ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month