Email bookmark
Font : A-A+

Thyrosec (25 mcg) is a thyroid hormone, prescribed for hypothyroidism, and thyroid cancer.  

Drug information on Thyrosec (25 mcg) (Thyroxine) from Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Thyrosec (25 mcg)

  Tablet  
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic : Thyroxine
 88.00
25mcg
100 Tablets
Medindia currently has information on 3064 generic drugs and 109,997 brands that have their prices listed. New drugs with their prices are listed as and when they get approved by the drug controller. Please do write to us (info@medindia.net) if a drug is missing from our comprehensive drug price list.

Medical Condition(s) for which Thyrosec (25 mcg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Nervousness, excitability, tremor, muscle weakness, cramps, increased sweating, flushing, heat intolerance, headache, insomnia, rapid heart rate, palpitations, chest pain, excessive weight loss, menstrual irregularities, diarrhea and vomiting.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adults: Initial dose of 50-100mcg increased by 25-50 mcg at 3-4 weeks interval. Max: 150-300mcg daily.
Children: 25-150-mcg daily with 25mcg increments every 2-4 weeks.

How to use Thyrosec (25 mcg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.

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

Contraindicated in patients with untreated hyperthyroidism, recent heart attack and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of difficulty in swallowing, heart disease, high blood pressure, bleeding disorder, anemia, sugar, osteoporosis, fertility problems, other thyroid problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Monitor blood sugar regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

Store it at room temperature.



Disclaimer : The Price of the drugs indicated above may not match the actual price at which they are sold. Prices can change depending on many factors, including GST. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
Buy Medicines (Drug) at Concessional Price from India
Substitutes for Thyrosec (25 mcg)

View all

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.