A member asked:

Been on levoxyl (thyroxine) 50mcg. for 12 yrs. levoxyl (thyroxine) was recalled and now have to switch to synthroid. am concerned, are they the same? would take brand name

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Dr. Philip Kern answered

Specializes in Endocrinology

There are differences between brands, and your blood levels may have changed with the switch to synthroid (thyroxine). Best to get your thyroid blood levels checked.

Answered Apr 10, 2013



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