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What are the side effects of cytomel (liothyronine) use?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Cytomel (liothyronine): Also known as t3, (liothyronine) is a precursor of thyroid hormone t4. Is occasionally used to boost antidepressants. Can elevate mood & cause irritability & sweating if in high doses.
Answered on Jun 26, 2016

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
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31 years experience in Psychiatry
Cytomel (liothyronine): Also known as t3, (liothyronine) is a precursor of thyroid hormone t4. Is occasionally used to boost antidepressants. Can elevate mood & cause irritab ... Read More
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A 83-year-old male asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
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Usually T3 (liothyronine) SR: T3 sr is usually compounded with cellulose. This theoretically gives a slower absorption. Cytomel (liothyronine) can also work well if divided three t ... Read More
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Dr. Soroosh Armandi
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Bodybuilding?: Dont do either of those. Cytomel (liothyronine) will throw your thyroid panel off and you maybe on it for the rest of your life. Dont mess with your ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Finkelstein
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Yes: No contraindications
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