Sunthyroid

Manufactured by: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Levothyroxine (25 mcg)

Prescription Required

174 people have bought this recently

Sunthyroid

Manufactured by: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Levothyroxine (25 mcg)

Prescription Required

174 people have bought this recently

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Sunthyroid Information

Sunthyroid is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. Hypothyroidism are some of its major therapeutic uses. Secondary and off-label uses of Sunthyroid have also been mentioned below.

The correct dosage of Sunthyroid depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Sunthyroid as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Sunthyroid are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Sunthyroid's effect during pregnancy is Safe and Mild while nursing. Warnings related to Sunthyroid's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Sunthyroid is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Heart Disease, Hypopituitarism as it can result in adverse effects. The section on Sunthyroid contraindications lists all such conditions.

Besides this, Sunthyroid may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Sunthyroid is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.

  1. Sunthyroid Benefits & Uses
  2. Sunthyroid Dosage & How to Take
  3. Sunthyroid Side Effects
  4. Sunthyroid Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Sunthyroid with Other Drugs
  6. Sunthyroid Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Sunthyroid
  8. Sunthyroid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Sunthyroid Benefits & Uses

Sunthyroid is used to treat the following -

  1. Hypothyroidism Primary
  2. Thyroid Problems
  3. Thyroid problem in children

Sunthyroid Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Sunthyroid

Levothyroxine

Sunthyroid Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Sunthyroid is used -

  1. Anxiety Rare
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  5. Nervousness
  6. Weight Loss
  7. Tremor
  8. Headache Rare
  9. Insomnia Rare
  10. Irritability

Sunthyroid Related Warnings

Is the use of Sunthyroid safe for pregnant women?

Sunthyroid is safe for pregnant women.

Safe

Is the use of Sunthyroid safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Sunthyroid for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

Mild

What is the effect of Sunthyroid on the Kidneys?

Sunthyroid does not damage the kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Sunthyroid on the Liver?

There are no any side effects of Sunthyroid on the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Sunthyroid on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Sunthyroid for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Sunthyroid with Other Drugs

Sunthyroid should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Pseudoephedrine

Phenylephrine

Quinapril

Chlorpheniramine,Paracetamol,Phenylephrine

    Glipizide

    Sunthyroid Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Sunthyroid unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Diabetes
    2. Obesity
    3. Heart Disease
    4. Hypopituitarism

    Frequently asked Questions about Sunthyroid

    Is this Sunthyroid habit forming or addictive?

    Sunthyroid does not cause addiction.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Sunthyroid since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Sunthyroid is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, the use of Sunthyroid in mental disorders is not effective.

    No

    Sunthyroid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Sunthyroid

    You can take Sunthyroid with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Sunthyroid

    Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Sunthyroid with alcohol.

    Unknown
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Levoxyl (levothyroxine sodium)
    2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 769-770
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