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Synthroid

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Synthroid is a thyroid hormone. Synthroid can improve symptoms of thyroid deficiency such as slow speech, lack of energy, weight gain, hair loss, dry skin, and feeling cold. Synthroid also helps to treat goiter (an enlarged thyroid gland).

Contraindications

Synthroid is contraindicated if you have any of the following conditions:
- Angina;
- Diabetes;
- Dieting or on a weight loss program;
- Fertility problems;
- Heart disease;
- High levels of thyroid hormone;
- Pituitary gland problem;
- Previous heart attack;
- An unusual or allergic reaction to Synthroid, thyroid hormones, other drugs, foods, dyes, or preservatives;
- Pregnant or trying to get pregnant;
- Breast-feeding;

Interactions

Do not take Synthroid with any of the following drugs:
- Amiodarone;
- Antacids;
- Anti-thyroid drugs;
- Calcium supplements;
- Carbamazepine;
- Cholestyramine;
- Colestipol;
- Digoxin;
- Female hormones, including contraceptive or birth control pills;
- Iron supplements;
- Ketamine;
- Liquid nutrition products like Ensure;
- Drugs for colds and breathing difficulties;
- Drugs for diabetes;
- Drugs for mental depression;
- Drugs or herbals prescribed to decrease weight or appetite;
- Phenobarbital or other barbiturate medications;
- Phenytoin;
- Prednisone or other corticosteroids;
- Rifabutin;
- Rifampin;
- Soy isoflavones;
- Sucralfate;
- Theophylline;
- Warfarin;

Side Effects

Synthroid side effects that you should report to your health care professional or doctor as soon as possible:
- Difficulty breathing, wheezing, or shortness of breath;
- Chest pain;
- Excessive sweating or intolerance to heat;
- Fast or irregular heartbeat;
- Nervousness;
- Skin rash or hives;
- Swelling of ankles, feet, or legs;
- Tremors;
- Changes in appetite;
- Changes in menstrual periods;
- Diarrhea;
- Hair loss;
- Headache;
- Trouble sleeping;
- Weight loss;

Dosage

Your doctor will tailor the dosage to meet your individual requirements, taking into consideration the status of your thyroid gland and other medical conditions you may have. Older adults often require somewhat smaller doses. To make sure the dosage is right for you, the doctor will monitor your thyroid hormone level with periodic blood tests.

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