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Cytomel

Cytomel



USES: Thyroid replacement therapy is prescribed when not enough thyroid hormone is secreted from the thyroid gland.

 
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Cytomel

Uses
Thyroid replacement therapy is prescribed when not enough thyroid hormone is secreted from the thyroid gland.
Notes
  • There are different brands of thyroid hormones available.
  • Do not change brands without first consulting your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Lab tests may be done periodically to monitor the effectiveness of this medication.

Storage
  • Store at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.


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How To Use
  • Take this medication on an empty stomach.
  • It is usually taken as a single daily dose before breakfast.
  • Do not stop taking this medication unless consulting with your doctor.
  • Replacement therapy is usually taken for life.

Side Effects
  • Symptoms of low thyroid levels include fatigue, muscle aches, constipation, dry skin, weight gain, slow heart rate, sensitivity to cold or dry, brittle hair that tends to fall out easily.
  • These symptoms should disappear as your body adjusts to the medication.
  • If they persist or become bothersome, inform your doctor.
  • Symptoms of high thyroid levels include headache, chest pain, increased pulse rate, rapid or irregular heartbeat, shortness of breath, trembling, sweating, diarrhea or weight loss.
  • If you experience any of these effects, contact your doctor.
  • Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Before using this drug, tell your doctor your medical history, especially of any heart problems, diabetes, adrenal gland problems or of any allergies, including drug allergies.
  • Avoid using thyroid drugs for weight control.
  • Current information shows that this drug may be used during pregnancy.
  • Small amounts of this drug are excreted into breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take as soon as remembered; do not take if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.
  • Call your doctor if you miss 2 or more doses in a row.

Drug Interactions
  • Inform your doctor about all the medicines you use (both prescription and nonprescription) especially of warfarin; drugs that may increase heart rate or blood pressure such as decongestants or caffeine (decongestants may be found in nonprescription cough-and-cold medicines); estrogen products (including estrogen-containing birth control pills); digoxin or diabetes medicines.
  • Certain medicines may decrease absorption of this drug into your bloodstream.
  • Therefore, take this 4 hours apart from: calcium or iron supplements; aluminum or calcium antacids; cholestyramine or colestipol; sucralfate or sodium polystyrene sulfonate.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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User Medicine Opinions for Cytomel
Overall:5 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions4 out of 5
Healing Power:5 out of 5
No dependency problems:5 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:5 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 34
Location: Bay Area
Time Taken: 3 weeks

Reason: Mild hypotyroidism Date: 24 November 2008
Side Effects
At first it speeded me up quite a bit, which was uncomfortable. Has anyone experienced pimples on their body with Cytomel?

Additional Thoughts
This is a miracle drug for me! I thank God everyday for it. I'm not totally fatiged anymore. I don't have to take 2 hr. naps everyday. In 3 wks I've lost 7 lbs. I have energy and motivation to work and keep a good house. No more bladder infections , which I was having at least once a month. Menstual cycle is improved.There's so much more... I hope that anyone who is suffering will be able to get to try Cytomel. I'm on 20 mcg daily.

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