Description and Brand Names
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US Brand Name
Levothyroxine injection is used to treat myxedema coma (severe hypothyroidism), a condition where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone. The powder form of levothyroxine injection can be used as a substitute for the oral dose when a rapid effect is needed and when the oral route is not allowed.
This medicine is to be given only by or under the supervision of your doctor.
This product is available in the following dosage forms: