Synthroid (Levothyroxine) from Maple Leaf Medications.

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Formulation : Tablet
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Synthroid
Dosage: 0.05mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $27.00
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.15mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $29.00
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.025mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $30.00
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.075mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $30.00
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.088mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $30.10
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.100mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $28.30
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.112mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $30.60
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.125mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $29.00
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.137mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $37.00
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.175mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $31.30
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.200mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $29.20
Synthroid
Dosage: 0.300mg
Quantity: 90
Price: $32.10

Description

What is Synthroid? 

Synthroid, with the generic name levothyroxine sodium, is an oral medication indicated to treat hypothyroidism and pituitary thyrotropin (thyroid-stimulating hormone, TSH) suppression. Keeping the normal level of thyroid hormone is important in maintaining mental health and doing physical activities.

This drug is a thyroid hormone that activates gene transcription and the synthesis of messenger RNA and cytoplasmic proteins. It is available in 300 mcg, 200 mcg, 175 mcg, 150 mcg, 137 mcg, 125 mcg, 112 mcg, 100 mcg, 88 mcg, 75 mcg, 50 mcg, and 25 mcg tablet forms. 

How to use Synthroid 

To start, read the medication information leaflet that comes with this drug. Never take the medication if you have not fully understood all the information and how to take Synthroid. If some details are unclear or you need further medical advice, ask your doctor or pharmacist. 

Take Synthroid orally. This is usually taken once a day, on an empty stomach, and preferably an hour or thirty minutes before breakfast. Swallow the tablet and take it with a full glass of water.  

Remember to take this drug regularly and with a dosing schedule to get the most benefit. Follow the exact directions given by your physician. Do not alter your dosage or take it more frequently than prescribed. Too much Synthroid could lead to hyperthyroidism. 

Do not stop taking this medication or switch brands without the advice of your physician. 

Side effects of Synthroid 

Common side effects of Synthroid: 

  • Nausea 
  • Hot flashes 
  • Irritability 
  • Sleep problems 
  • Weight loss or weight gain 
  • Hair loss 

Most of these adverse reactions are temporary and mild. If the side effects persist or worsen and if you encounter any severe adverse effect, call your doctor or any healthcare professionals immediately. Some severe adverse reactions are: 

  • Chest pain 
  • Irregular heartbeat 
  • Seizure 
  • Sensitivity to heat 
  • Tremors 
  • Shortness of breath 
  • Bone pain 

This is not a complete or full list of side effects. 

Precautions when using Synthroid 

Before you start taking this medication, disclose your full medical history to your physician, especially your history of thyrotoxicosis, decreased adrenal gland function, hypertension, heart disease, and diabetes. Some medical conditions may greatly affect how you would respond to this drug. Moreover, talk about all the medications and supplements you are taking. Drugs like antacids, sucralfate, iron, and calcium supplements, among others, have drug interactions with levothyroxine. 

It is crucial to look out for Synthroid allergy while on this medication. Do not take this drug if you have a known allergy to levothyroxine or any inactive ingredients each tablet may contain. Signs of hypersensitivity response to watch out for are breathing difficulty, swelling of the face and neck, skin rashes, severe dizziness, and hives. If this occurs, discontinue the medication and seek emergency help. 

Patients with diabetes should have their blood sugar levels checked as this medication could affect the blood sugar levels. Report to your doctor if you begin to experience increased urination, thirst, dizziness, hunger, and shakiness. Your anti-diabetic medication may also have to be adjusted. 

This oral tablet is safe for pregnant women. Also, it is known to pass into the breastmilk but has no harmful effects on a breastfed baby. However, you must use this drug only if extremely necessary. 

Frequently Asked Questions 

What is Synthroid used for? 

This is mainly taken by people who have hypothyroidism.

Is Synthroid safe for children? 

This is proven safe and effective even for children. 

Can I drink coffee while on Synthroid? 

Because there might be an interaction with Synthroid and coffee, after you take this oral drug, you should wait for at least an hour or 60 minutes before drinking coffee. 

What foods should I avoid when taking Synthroid? 

While on this medication, avoid foods like soy, grapefruit, walnuts, cottonseed meal, and dietary fiber because they could make this hormone less effective. 

How much does Synthroid cost? 

You may check for the price and order Synthroid from this page.

Additional information

Drug Name:

Synthroid

Scientific Name:

Levothyroxine

Other Names:

Synthroid

Strength(s):

0.300mg, 0.200mg, 0.175mg, 0.15mg, 0.125mg, 0.112mg, 0.100mg, 0.088mg, 0.075mg, 0.05mg, 0.025mg, 0.137mg

Quantities Available:

90

Formulation:

Tablet

Maple Leaf Medications has provided information from third parties intended to increase awareness and does not contain all the information about Synthroid (Levothyroxine). Talk to your doctor or a qualified medical practitioner for medical attention, advice, or if you have any concerns about Synthroid (Levothyroxine).