Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Cytomel

Descriptions


Liothyronine is used to treat hypothyroidism, a condition where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone. It is also used to help decrease the size of enlarged thyroid glands (known as goiter) .

Liothyronine is also used in some medical tests to help diagnose problems with the thyroid gland .

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription .

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet