Natural Thyroid vs Synthroid
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Synthroid is a thyroid medication.
July 24, 2002
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Side Effects and Concerns
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Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
FDA has not classified the drug.
Synthroid is considered safe to use during pregnancy.
There may be a negative interaction between Natural Thyroid and alcohol.
Method of use
No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 25 mcg, 50 mcg, 75 mcg, 88 mcg, 100 mcg, 112 mcg, 125 mcg, 137 mcg, 150 mcg, 175 mcg, 200 mcg, 300 mcg
Solution: 200 mcg, 500 mcg
No Food Instructions
Talk to your doctor about fiber consumption as it may decrease the drug's absorption., Talk to your doctor about soy consumption as it may decrease the absorption of the drug., Talk to your doctor about coffee consumption as it may affect the drug's absorption.
Ingredients not available
Interaction between Natural Thyroid and Synthroid: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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