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    Levoxyl
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Levoxyl is a thyroid hormone that is used when the thyroid gland does not produce enough hormones. They are also used to help decrease the size of enlarged thyroid glands (known as goiter) and to treat thyroid cancer

Be sure to tell your doctor of any allergies you have whether it is to medication or food, preservatives, or dyes. Also, tell your doctor of any other medications you are taking, including vitamins and supplements, and any medical conditions you may have.

It is very important that you take this medicine exactly as your doctor tells you to. Do not take more or less medicine than directed, and don’t stop taking Levoxyl unless you’ve discussed it with your doctor first.

If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dose. Do NOT double doses.

Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following (indications of an overdose or allergic reaction) occur: headache in children; skin rash or hives; chest pain; confusion; fast or irregular heartbeat; mood swings; muscle weakness; psychosis; restlessness; yellow eyes or skin; or shortness of breath.

Microcrystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium and magnesium stearate. The following are the coloring additives per tablet strength:
25 FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake
50 None
75 FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, D&C Red No. 30 Aluminum Lake
88 FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake
100 FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake
112 FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake, D&C Red No. 30 Aluminum Lake
125 FD&C Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake
137 FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake
150 FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, D&C Red No. 30 Aluminum Lake
175 FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake
200 D&C Red No. 30 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake
300 FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake

Levoxyl has the following structural formula:

Levoxyl chemical structure
Generic name: Levothyroxine

Brand name(s): Euthyrox :: Levothroid :: Synthroid :: Unithroid

Similar drugs: Doxazosin :: Cardura :: Lortab

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