Thyrofit 150 Tablet strip of 30 tablets
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Manufactured By Eris Lifesciences Ltd
Composition Thyroxine/Levothyroxine 150mcg
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Thyrofit 150 Tablet Uses:
Thyrofit 150 Tablet composition:
Interactions / Warnings:
- Your doctor has prescribed Thyroxine/Levothyroxine to replace the natural thyroid hormone that your own thyroid gland can no longer make.
- It is best to take it on an empty stomach (ideally, first thing in the morning). No food, milk, or tea should be taken 1 hour before and 2 hours after taking this medicine.
- It may take 6 to 8 weeks to get the full effect.
- For most people, Thyroxine/Levothyroxine is a lifelong medication. Do not discontinue it without discussing with your doctor.
- Inform your doctor if you have diarrhea, nervousness, irritability, sleep disturbances, shaking hands, or chest pain. Your doctor may adjust your dose.
- Leave a gap of at least 4 hours before taking any antacids, calcium or iron supplements, and multivitamins, as these may interfere with the effect of the medicine.
- Get your hormone levels checked regularly and inform your doctor if you notice a significant change in your body weight. The dose may need to be adjusted.
- Inform your doctor before changing the brand of Thyroxine/Levothyroxine as all brands may not have the same effect.
Thyrofit 150 Tablet Side Effects:
How to use Thyrofit 150 Tablet :
How Thyrofit 150 Tablet works:
Increased levels of Thyrogear may speed up the body processes (functions such as respiration, movemements, etc). Additionally, you may experience nervousness, anxiety, rapid heartbeat, hand tremors, excessive sweating, weight loss, and sleep problems.
Q. How long do I need to take Thyrogear?
Take Thyrogear as long as your doctor has recommended. Usually, you will have to take it life long. Do not stop taking the medicine, as your symptoms of low levels of thyroid hormone may reoccur.
Q. How should Thyrogear be taken?
Take Thyrogear exactly as advised by your doctor. Thyrogear tablets should be taken orally preferably before breakfast or as a first meal of the day. It should be swallowed whole with plenty of water.
Q. Being a diabetic what should I be aware of while taking Thyrogear?
Thyrogear may raise blood sugar levels and may affect the working of other anti-diabetic medicines which you might be taking. Hence, dose adjustment may be required. Consult your doctor who will help you with dose management.
Q. What does thyroxine do or why is it important?
Thyroxine hormone controls how much energy your body uses. It plays an important role in regulating your body weight, muscle strength, body temperature, and even your mood. Along with that, it is important for your digestion, heart muscles, brain development, and bone health.
Q. Does Thyrogear affect contraception?
Oral birth control pills containing both oestrogen and progesterone may reduce the amount of Thyrogear in your body and therefore the dose of Thyrogear may have to be increased.
Q. What is Thyrogear prescribed for?
Thyrogear tablets are used to prevent symptoms of underactive thyroid gland (a condition called hypothyroidism). These tablets produce the thyroxine hormone which your thyroid glands are unable to produce. Thyrogear is also used in surgery and in radioactive iodine therapy to help treat thyroid cancer.
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