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Will lansoprazole interfere with levoxyl (thyroxine)?

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Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
Family Medicine 15 years experience
No: There is no major interaction among both these medications.
Dr. Mark Pack
General Surgery 32 years experience
No: No Interactions with these two medications
Dr. Mabria Loqman
Bariatrics 39 years experience
Maybe: It is best to take Levoxyl (thyroxine) in the morning 30 minutes before eating or taking any other medication
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Levoxyl (thyroxine) should be: taken separately on empty stomach first thing in the morning and then after 30 to 60 minutes later rest of the medicines and Breakfast should be taken. So that there is no interference for Thyroid medicine Absorption. Lansoprazole helps with Acid reflux so it should be taken in the morning also with breakfast.

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