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A 43-year-old member asked:

Is unithroid better than synthroid (thyroxine)?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Both Thyroid prepara: They are both effective thyroid preparations used for treating thyroid deficiency.If you are on unithyroid and controlled stay on it.
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What is the difference between unithroid, levoxyl, (thyroxine) and synthroid?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Endocrinology 52 years experience
Thyroid meds: The difference is mainly in the cost and availability. If cost is not an issue - thyroid meds are not expensive to my knowledge - take what your doctor prescribes. If the pharmacist tells you there are less expensive products they would recommend take their advice.
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