Levothyroxine is a man-made form of a hormone that is normally produced by your thyroid gland to regulate the body's energy and metabolism. Levothyroxine is given when the thyroid does not produce enough of this hormone on its own.
Levothyroxine treats hypothyroidism (low thyroid hormone). Levothyroxine is also used to treat or prevent goiter (enlarged thyroid gland), and is also given as part of a medical tests for thyroid disorders.
Levothyroxine should not be used to treat obesity or weight problems.
Levothyroxine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
- THYROXINE -4 75MCG/TAB
- Each uncoated tablet contains:
- Levothyroxine USP 75mcg
- PRESENTATION:75mcg tablets in blister packs of 25 tablets – 2 packs per box (50 tablets)