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Dr. David Sneid
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Thyroxine (Definition)

Thyroxine is a thyroid ...Read more


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What are the symptoms of overdose of thyroxine?

What are the symptoms
of overdose of thyroxine?

Thyroxine: Maybe this link will help you: Increased Thryoxine could lead to increased heart rate, palpitations dizziness and more. Check -> http://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/levothyroxine-oral-route/side-effects/drg-20072133 ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: levoxyl (thyroxine)?

Please describe the medication: levoxyl (thyroxine)?

It's thyroid hormone: Levoxyl is one of several commercial (non-generic) brands of levothyroxine. Levothyroxine is the most common form of thyroid hormone replacement. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: synthroid (thyroxine)?

Please describe the medication: synthroid (thyroxine)?

It's thyroid hormone: Synthroid is one of several commercial (non-generic) brands of levothyroxine. Levothyroxine is the most common form of thyroid hormone replacement. ...Read more

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What happens if you overdose on synthroid (thyroxine)?

What happens if you overdose on synthroid (thyroxine)?

Heart problems: Synthoid is a synthetic thyroid hormone. Thyroid increases your metabolism and too much will cause you to get febrile, jittery, tachycardic and hypertensive. Serious problems with thryoid overdose are usually cardiac are related to arrythmias or heart attacks. For example frontline treatment for thyroid excess is giving a beta blocker that blocks the cardiac effects. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of overdosing synthroid (thyroxine)?

Hyperthyroidism: Overdosing on synthroid (thyroxine) will cause hyperthyroidism. Some symptoms of hyperthyroidism are: feeling nervous, fast heartbeat, weight loss, feeling hot, trouble sleeping, feeling anxious, sweating heavily, muscle weakness, increased appetite, frequent bowel movement...Some hyperthyroid patients will have 1-2 symptoms, some have all of them and some have none of them at all. ...Read more

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What happens to the body if not enough thyroxine is produced?

What happens to the body if not enough thyroxine is produced?

Thyroxine: Unless you have had thyroid testing by your doctor you cannot know if you have enough thyroxine or not. Low thyroxine is easy to diagnose and treat but only if you have it. ...Read more

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Is thyroxine safe in pregnency?

Is thyroxine safe in pregnency?

Thyroid Treatment: Yes. Of course. And low or hypo thyroid in pregnancy is dangerous. Take you medication. ...Read more

Dr. Joseph Mathews
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Synthroid (Definition)

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Dr. Charles Gordon
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Levoxyl (Definition)

Levoxyl is a thyroid ...Read more