Levothyroxine - Endocrine System Home Page
This eMedTV resource describes how levothyroxine works, explains what you should know before taking the drug. If your thyroid does not make enough thyroid. If you're taking Synthroid or another thyroid drug, and you still have troublesome symptoms, you may decide that your drugs aren't working. But that's not necessarily. A recent analysis showed that Synthroid does not contain gluten. But, what do you do if you are taking Synthroid and still not feeling well?
Taking too little or too much synthetic thyroid hormone can put your health at risk. Taking just the right dose can make you feel like yourself again. Synthroid, one of the most commonly prescribed brand name medications in the U. S. often requires lifelong treatment for hypothyroidism. For a medication t