Westhroid - 65mg
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Common 30-Day Supply: 30
Brand Westhroid (Thyroid USP) is prescribed to treat under active thyroid glands. It is a natural form of the hormone thyroxine responsible for regulating metabolism and energy. It may also be prescribed to prevent the formation of goiter, which is an enlarged thyroid gland.
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Brand Westhroid (Thyroid USP) is made of natural hormones produced by the thyroid. Westhroid is made from desiccated porcine thyroid.
You may not be able to use Westhroid if you have a thyroid disorder called thyrotoxicosis, or an adrenal gland problem that is not controlled by treatment.
Call your doctor if you have signs of thyroid toxicity, such as chest pain, fast or pounding heartbeats, feeling hot or nervous, or sweating more than usual.
Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have any of the following:
- Heart disease
- Coronary artery disease
- Congestive heart failure
- Any type of diabetes
- Problems with your adrenal gland
Desiccated thyroid is not expected to be harmful to an unborn baby, but your dose needs may be different during pregnancy. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant while taking this medicine.
Small amounts of desiccated thyroid can pass into breast milk, but this is not expected to harm a nursing baby. However, do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Follow all directions on your prescription label. Your doctor may occasionally change your dose to make sure you get the best results. Do not use Westhroid in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
While using desiccated thyroid, you may need frequent blood tests.
Keep using this medicine as directed, even if you feel well. You may need to take thyroid medication for the rest of your life.
Call your doctor if you notice any signs of thyroid toxicity, such as chest pain, fast or pounding heartbeats, feeling hot or nervous, or sweating more than usual.