increased pressure around the brain in children, flushing, high temperature, restlessness, deformity of the skull in infants caused by the early closure of joins in the skull bone, sweating, intolerance to heat, Headache, vomiting, irregular periods, tremor, temporary hair loss in children., diarrhea, chest pain, difficulty sleeping, growth in children may slow or stop due to changes in bone growth, muscle weakness, weight loss, muscle cramps, excitability, palpitations
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium safe during pregnancy? Levothyroxine is safe for use in pregnancy. However, patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding the dose and duration of use of levothyroxine.
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium gluten free?Yes, levothyroxine sodium is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use.
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium same as levothyroxine?Yes, they both are synthetic form of thyroxine hormone.
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium the same as Synthroid?Yes, Synthroid is trade name of the active medicine levothyroxine sodium.
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium a steroid or addictive?Levothyroxine is neither a steroid nor addictive in nature; it is a synthetic form of thyroxine hormone.
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium safe?Levothyroxine sodium is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is levothyroxine sodium t3 or t4?Levothyroxine is a synthetic version of the thyroid gland hormone-Thyroxine (T4).
Q. What is levothyroxine sodium used to treat?Levothyroxine sodium is used to treat hypothyroidism, a condition where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone.