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Drug information on Thyrosec (25 mcg) (Liothyronine) from Taj Pharmaceuticals Ltd 

Thyrosec (25 mcg)

  Tablet  
Taj Pharmaceuticals Ltd 
Generic : Liothyronine
 88.00
25mcg
100 Tablets
Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Thyrosec (25 mcg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Thyrosec (25 mcg)

   Central Nervous System : Tremor, headache, nervousness, irritability and sleeplessness.

   Gastrointestinal : Weight loss, stomach upset, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps and increased appetite.

   Miscellaneous : Excessive sweating, fever, changes in menstrual cycle and sensitivity to heat.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

The recommended dose is 5 to 25 mcg per day.

How to use Thyrosec (25 mcg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, as a single dose before breakfast every day.

When is Thyrosec (25 mcg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with untreated thyrotoxicosis, heart attack and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart or blood vessel disease, high blood pressure, overactive thyroid, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may affect blood sugar level, monitor sugar level regularly.

• Patient may experience with certain symptoms like shaking of the hands, nervousness, difficulty in sleeping, headache, change in appetite, diarrhea, weight loss etc., if it is so consult with your doctor.

Other Precautions for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container.



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