Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica)
What is Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica) used for?
Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica) contains the active ingredient, Liotironina Sodica, which is also known as Liothyronine sodium, and is a thyroid hormone. It is used to replace or supplement natural thyroid hormones in the body in patients suffering from a condition known as hypothyroidism, in which the thyroid does not produce sufficient thyroid hormones. Other uses for this drug include treating an enlarged thyroid gland and testing for an overactive thyroid.
How should I use Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica)?
Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica) tablets are normally taken as a single dose, once per day, before breakfast. Your physician will tell you how much you need to take, and you should follow his or her instructions. It will normally take 2 weeks before an improvement in your symptoms are noticed. Continue taking this medication unless your physician tells you otherwise.
What are the side effects of Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica)?
Some side effects may occur as a result of taking Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica), such as:
If any of these side effects occur, you should tell your physician. This drug may also cause other more serious side effects. Immediately seek medical attention if this occurs.
This drug should not be used to aid weight loss in patients with normal thyroid function, as it may cause serious side effects if used in combination with other diet pills.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Tri-Iodo-Tironina (Liotironina Sodica). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.