Thyronorm 25Mcg Tablet

Manufacturer: Abbott India Ltd
Medicine composition: Thyroxine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Thyronorm tablet helps in treating Hypothyroidism. It is a condition where the thyroid gland does not produce sufficient quantities of hormones. This medication also helps in curing other disorders associated with the thyroid gland.

This medication plays an important role in controlling body metabolism and regulates the functions of the heart and the digestive tract. It also keeps the bones strong, helps in development of the brain and controls muscle growth.

Patients should consult their doctors before using this medication, who have medical problems like:

The drug is meant to be taken orally, ideally in the morning just before breakfast. In case of a skipped dose, you can take 2 doses at the same time the next day.

In case if an underactive thyroid, the hormone may be replaced with Thyrox 100Mcg Tablet. The dosage of Thyronorm 25Mcg Tablet is generally determined by the doctor, who decides the dose depending on the age as well as weight of the individual. A patient’s present health condition and medical history is also kept in mind when determining the dose.

This medication helps in treating the following problem in the human body:

  • Hypothyroidism

Here we have given the possible side effects which can affect the patient:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    During breastfeeding use of this medicine is probably safe. 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.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect will be produced within 3-5 days of its oral administration and within 6-8 hours of its intravenous injection.
  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The duration of action of this drug vary depending on the patients body.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported for this drug.
  • 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 25Mcg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The missed dose of this medicine should be taken as soon as you remember it. The missed dose, however, should be skipped if it is near the time of the next dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

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 thyroxine-binding globulin and thyroxine-binding prealbumin to escalate solubility. This drug 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.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    This medication interacts with Carbamazepine, Phenytoin, Warfarin, Ethinyl Estradiol, Rifampicin, Epinephrine, Testosterone, Amphetamine.
  • Interaction with Disease

    Patients with Cardiovascular disease and diabetes should take caution will taking this medicine. As this might worsen the patients condition.

Ques: What is Thyronorm 25Mcg Tablet?

Ans: Thyronorm has Levothyroxine (Synthetic) as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by replacing thyroid hormone that is normally produced by the body.

Ques: What are the uses of Thyronorm 25Mcg Tablet?

Ans: Thyronorm is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Hypothyroidism and Thyroid cancer.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Thyronorm 25Mcg Tablet?

Ans: Side effects include Vomiting, Anxiety, Diarrhea, Weight loss and others.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Thyronorm 25Mcg Tablet?

Ans: Thyronorm should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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