Thyronorm 100Mcg Tablet
This medication is the primary hormone which is secreted by the thyroid gland. It plays an important role in controlling body metabolism. Regulates the functions of the heart and the digestive tract. It also keeps the bones strong, helps in the development of the brain and controls muscle growth.
Patients who have medial problems like hypertension, heart disease, problems with cholesterol, diabetes, underactive or overactive thyroid and problems with the functioning of the pituitary gland, should consult their doctors before taking this medication. Patients taking this medication may experience some side effects like
- Loss of weight
- Pain in the chest
- Problems with breathing
- Irregular menses
The medication is utilised for the treatment of conditions like
Is It safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medicine is safe to be used during pregnancy. Adequate number of human studies have proved it.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medication is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Thyronorm 100Mcg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?If you miss a dose of this medication, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?In case of overdose, consult your doctor.
This medication acts as an alternative to natural thyroxine hormone (T4) secreted by the thyroid gland. It gets converted into an active metabolite (T3) in the kidney and liver. The thyroid hormones combine with thyroxin-binding globulin and thyroxin-binding prealbumin to escalate solubility. This medication then combines with thyroid hormone receptors in the nucleus and cytoplasm.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
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