Thyroxine Side Effects
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Your Thyroxine Side Effect submission can play a very important role. Reporting your experience could help identify an unknown risk and inform other patients and health care professionals.
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It is very important to keep track of all side effects and discuss them with your doctor. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Alternative THYROXINE Names:LEVOTHYRO
Active Ingredient: LEVOTHYRO
Side Effects reported to FDA: 13. View Thyroxine Adverse Reports
Thyroxine safety alerts: 2004
Reported deaths: 5
Reported hospitalizations: 1
Levoxyl (levothyroxine sodium)
Audience: Endocrinologists and other healthcare professionals
FDA and King Pharmaceuticals notified healthcare professionals of revisions to the PRECAUTIONS, ADVERSE REACTIONS and DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION sections of labeling, describing reports of choking, gagging, tablets stuck in throat and dysphagia while taking Levoxyl. These reports have predominately occurred when Levoxyl tablets were not taken with water. It is recommended that Levoxyl tablets be taken with a full glass of water.
[September 17, 2004 - Letter - King Pharmaceuticals]
Thyroxine Adverse Reactions
Cerebral Haemorrhage ( 5 Reports)|Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura ( 4 Reports)|Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis ( 2 Reports)|Platelet Count Decreased ( 2 Reports)|Rash ( 2 Reports)|Thrombocytopenia ( 2 Reports)|Urticaria ( 2 Reports)|Acne ( 1 Reports)|Blood Bilirubin Increased ( 1 Reports)|Febrile Neutropenia ( 1 Reports)|Lymphocytosis ( 1 Reports)|Medulloblastoma Recurrent ( 1 Reports)|Operative Haemorrhage ( 1 Reports)|Pruritus ( 1 Reports)|Serotonin Syndrome ( 1 Reports)|Swelling Face ( 1 Reports)|