A 31-year-old member asked:
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anything i can take otc for levoxyl (thyroxine)?

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Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
No: If you need thyroxine (of which Levoxyl is just one brand) because you are hypothyroid in this country you need thyroxine.
Answered on Jun 27, 2014
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