Thyro3 Tablets (Liothyronine Sodium) Product Information
Thyro3 tablets (Generic Cytomel) contain Liothyronine Sodium which is a synthetic version of the hormone found in the body called thyroid hormone. Thyroid hormone is essential for the regulation of energy and metabolism in the body. It is also required for cell growth. When a person's body does not produce sufficient amounts of thyroid hormone, this person is known to suffer from hypothyroidism. Liothyronine Sodium Tablets (Thyro3) are prescribed as oral replacement therapy for the treatment of myxedema coma in hypothyroid patients to bring thyroid levels back to normal. Thyro3 25 mcg tablets are also useful for the treatment and prevention of goiter, an endocrine disease characterized by an enlarged thyroid gland. Teothyronine sodium T3 tablets are also used by body builders to enhance the burning of excess fat in the body to improve muscle mass. In our online pharmacy, Thyro3 tablets, also known as generic Cytomel T3, are available in the strength of 25mcg of Liothyronine Sodium. We also have Eltroxin (old formulation of GSK) in stock containing Levothyroxine which is also used to treat goiter.
Name of the drug
Thyro3 tablets. Generic Liothyronine Sodium Tablets, also known as Generic Cytomel, are also available under different brand names such as Triostat Tablets.
Thyro3 tablet manufacturer
Thyro3 tablets, available in our online pharmacy, are manufactured by Alpha-Pharma Healthcare (Website: www.alphapharma.com)
Active pharmaceutical ingredient
The active pharmaceutical ingredient in Thyro3 tablets is Liothyronine Sodium.Each Thyro3 tablet contains 25 mcg of Liothyronine Sodium. The inactive ingredients present in Thyro3 pills are calcium sulfate, gelatin, starch, stearic acid, sucrose and talc.
What are Thyro3 tablets used for?
Thyro3 25mcg tablets, manufactured by Alpha Pharma, contain Liothyronine Sodium, which is the man-made form of the naturally occurring thyroid hormone in the human body. Leothyronine sodium tablets are typically given as oral replacement therapy in patients who have lower levels of naturally produced thyroid hormone (hypothyroidism).
Liothyronine sodium tablets help restore thyroid hormone deficiency in the body and help in the treatment of myxedema that develops in hypothyroid patients. Liothyronine sodium tablets are also administered to patients who have developed hypothyroid states following treatment with thyrotoxicosis. Thyro3 pills are also useful for the treatment and prevention of an iodine deficiency disorder called goiter, which is characterized by an abnormally enlarged thyroid gland.
Liothyronine sodium tablets are also taken for the purpose of body building. Since Liothyronine Sodium Tablets increase the metabolism of the body and efficiently utilize carbohydrates, fats and lipids present in the body, professional body builders use T3 Theotonine Sodium Tablets to burn excess fat accumulated in the body. T3 Teothyronine Sodium Tablets are also used in combination with steroid hormones to improve the body's use of protein to improve the rate of new muscle build-up.
Thyro3 dosage How to take leothyronine sodium tablets?
You should use Thyro3 (Generic Cytomel) tablets exactly as recommended by your doctor.Your doctor may suggest a dosage of Liothyronine sodium tablets depending on your medical needs, body weight, other medical conditions, and current medications.
Thyro3 25mcg tablets should be once daily. You can choose to consume Liothyronine Sodium Tablets with or without food. Try to maintain a regular schedule for the drug so that you take your liothyronine sodium tablets at the same time each day so that you get the most benefit from the drug. Usually, doctors recommend a starting dose of 5 mcg of Liothyronine Sodium, once a day. They can increase this dosage to 10 mcg of Liothyronine Sodium per day for 1 to 2 weeks. When a patient reaches a daily dosage level of 25 mcg of Liothyronine Sodium, the dosage can be further increased every week or two by 12.5 mcg or 25 mcg.
The usual thyroid maintenance dosage is 75 mcg of Liothyronine Sodium per day. In the elderly or children, therapy should begin with Liothyronine Sodium 5 mcg per day and only increased in 5 mcg increments at the recommended intervals. Your doctor may change the dosage of Liothyronine sodium tablets and the dosing period based on your response to treatment.
Mechanism of action Thyro3 How does leothyronine sodium work?
The mechanism of action of Liothyronine Sodium has not been fully elucidated. Thyroid hormone usually improves the use of oxygen in the body, increases the basal metabolism and the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and lipids. Liothyronine Sodium is the synthetic version of the naturally occurring thyroid hormone. Liothyronine sodium tablets are given as oral replacement therapy to hypothyroid patients, i.e. people who have a low level of thyroid hormone in their body.
Thyro3 Tablets Missed Dose
If you miss your regular dose of Liothyronine sodium tablets, take it as soon as you remember. You can continue your regular schedule the next day. If you remember the missed Liothyronine sodium tablets the following day, take your usual dose and skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. If you miss 2 or more doses of generic Cytomel tablets below, consult your doctor for further instructions.
Instructions for storing Thyro3 Tablets
Store the 25 mcg Thyro3 tablet packet at room temperature (20-25 ° C), away from heat, moisture and sunlight. Keep the original drug packaging and do not consume Liothyronine (Thyro3) sodium tablets beyond the expiration date printed on the blister. Keep the package of Thyro3 tablets out of the reach of children and pets. Do not dispose of Liothyronine sodium tablets with household waste or sewage. Consult your doctor or pharmacist about the correct method of disposal.
Warnings and precautions to be taken when using Thyro3 Tablets
Before starting treatment with Thyro3 25 mcg tablets (Generic Liothyronine sodium tablets), discuss your personal and family medical history with your doctor. Tell your doctor if you have had heart or blood vessel disease (angina), high blood pressure, an underactive thyroid, a longstanding underactive thyroid condition, adrenal gland problems, and diabetes.
Tell your doctor if you have an allergy or have had an allergic reaction to Liothyronine sodium or any inactive ingredient in Thyro3 25 mcg tablets (generic liothyronine sodium tablets) in the past.
Liothyronine sodium interactions:
Before starting oral therapy of Thyro3 (Generic Cytomel) tablets, please inform your doctor of all current medications including prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, mineral supplements, herbal products, and vitamins. Liothyronine sodium tablets are known to have drug interactions with some other medications. Tell your doctor if you are using Amiodarone, Amitriptyline, Carbamazepine, Colestipol, Cholestyramine, Imipramine, Phenytoin, Primidone. Liothyronine sodium tablets are known to have interactions with the following type of drugs such as anticoagulants, anticonvulsants, antidiabetic drugs, barbiturates, cardiac glycosides, estrogens, oral contraceptives and tricyclic antidepressants.
Thyro3 tablets are contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to Liothyronine sodium or any inactive ingredient present in Thyro3 25 mcg tablets. Generic Liothyronine sodium tablets are also contraindicated in patients with diagnosed but untreated adrenal cortical deficiency and untreated thyrotoxicosis.
Thyro3 Tablets and Alcohol:
The interaction of alcohol with Liothyronine sodium is still unknown.
Thyro3 Tablets â € Guide and other activities:
Liothyronine Sodium 25mg Tablets can make you light or impair your vision. Avoid activities such as driving, operating machinery, or engaging in any activity that requires full alertness or perfect vision until you are sure of your safety.
Thyro3 Tablets Pregnancy and Breastfeeding:
Thyro3 25 mg tablets is a category A drug, i.e. there are no known harmful effects on an unborn fetus due to the administration of Liothyronine sodium tablets in pregnant women. Furthermore, the risk of Liothyronine Sodium being transmitted through breast milk is minimal.Pregnant women and nursing mothers are generally advised to continue treatment with thyroid drugs during the course of pregnancy and breastfeeding. However, it is advisable to consult with your doctor before planning a pregnancy or starting breastfeeding during the course of Liothyronine Sodium Tablets.
Regular surgery and medical tests:
If you plan to have surgery or a dental procedure, tell your doctor or dentist about your Thyro3 tablet cycle. In case of emergency medical treatment, please inform your doctor about your course of Liothyronine sodium tablets and the details of the last dose.
Thyro3 Tablets Overdose
Liothyronine Sodium dose should be reduced or therapy discontinued briefly if signs and symptoms of Liothyronine Sodium overdose appear. Treatment with liothyronine sodium can be resumed at lower dose levels.
Side effects of Thyro3 tablets
The following side effects have been reported during the course of treatment with Thyro3 tablets (generic liothyronine sodium tablets):
- Cardiovascular System: Flushing, chest pain / tightness, difficulty breathing with exercise, fast / irregular / pounding heartbeat, dilated veins in the neck region.
- Central nervous system: nausea, headache, irritability, sleep disturbance, nervousness, restlessness, confusion, dizziness, fainting, excitement.
- Gastrointestinal system: diarrhea, change in appetite, increased bowel movement, vomiting.
- Genitourinary system: change in the menstrual cycle, decreased urination
- Musculoskeletal system: swelling of the arms / legs, pain in the arms or jaws, muscle cramps, muscle weakness.
- Respiratory system: irregular breathing pattern, shortness of breath.
- Hypersensitivity: rash, itching / swelling (especially of the face / tongue / throat), severe dizziness, difficulty in breathing, fever, itching at the injection site, shortness of breath, edema.
- General: increased sweating, difficulty breathing, extreme weakness, excessive weight loss, weight gain, temporary hair loss, cold skin, extreme fatigue, leg cramps, hand tremors, sensitivity to heat, weak pulse, increased level blood sugar.
Tell your doctor right away if any of these side effects occur. This is not a complete list of all possible side effects of Thyro3 tablets (generic Liothyronine sodium tablets). If you develop any other medical conditions while taking Liothyronine Sodium Tablets, consult your doctor immediately.