Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
200 Doctors are Online

Is there any side effects of taking thyrox25 in BP patients?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 1055 Questions
sir, whther pressure patients take thyrox25 IS THERE ANY SIDE EFFECT
Posted Tue, 31 Dec 2013 in Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
Answered by Dr. Praveen 56 minutes later
Brief Answer: Hi.Thyrox 25 has a few side effects. Detailed Answer: Hi.Thanks for writing on XXXXXXX Throx 25 (levothyroxine) is used to treat underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism). In my practice thyrox 25 is well tolerated by most of them. Few of them experience increased sweating, sensitivity to heat,mood changes-such as nervousness, mood swings; tiredness, diarrhea, shaking (tremor), headache, shortness of breath, pounding heart beat, chest pain etc due to high thyroid levels & must be reported to your doctor as soon as possible so that the dose can be titrated accordingly. Hair loss can occur during the first few months of treatment. Hope this answers your query. Keep us posted for further queries.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an Endocrinologist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor