Levoxyl Coupon - Levoxyl 100mcg tablet
Levoxyl (levothyroxine) is a moderately priced drug used to treat hypothyroidism. It also treats an enlarged thyroid gland and thyroid cancer. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There several brand and generic versions of levothyroxine available, but they are not interchangeable. Levoxyl is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy may be lower. Compare thyroxines.
Levoxyl Coupon - Levoxyl 100mcg tablet

Levoxyl Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Be sure to take this medicine with plenty of fluids. Some tablets may cause choking, gagging, or difficulty swallowing from the tablet getting stuck in your throat. Most of these problems disappear if the medicine is taken with the right amount of water or other fluids.

Do not switch brands of this medicine unless your health care professional agrees with the change. Ask questions if you are uncertain.

You will need regular exams and occasional blood tests to check the response to treatment. If you are receiving this medicine for an underactive thyroid, it may be several weeks before you notice an improvement. Check with your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not improve.

It may be necessary for you to take this medicine for the rest of your life. Do not stop using this medicine unless your doctor or health care professional advises you to.

This medicine can affect blood sugar levels. If you have diabetes, check your blood sugar as directed.

You may lose some of your hair when you first start treatment. With time, this usually corrects itself.

If you are going to have surgery, tell your doctor or health care professional that you are taking this medicine.


Interactions with Medications

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Less common

Chest pain or discomfort

decreased urine output

difficult or labored breathing

difficulty with swallowing

dilated neck veins

extreme fatigue


fast, slow, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse


heat intolerance

hives or welts

increased blood pressure

increased pulse

irregular breathing


menstrual changes


pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck

shortness of breath

skin itching, rash, or redness


swelling of the eyes, face, lips, throat, or tongue

tightness in the chest


troubled breathing


Blurred or double vision


eye pain

lack or slowing of normal growth in children

limp or walk favoring one leg

pain in the hip or knee


severe headache

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

Change in consciousness

cold, clammy skin



fast or weak pulse


loss of consciousness

sudden headache

sudden loss of coordination

sudden slurring of speech

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Less common

Abdominal or stomach cramps

change in appetite



false or unusual sense of well-being


feeling not well or unhappy

feeling of discomfort

feeling of warmth

feeling things are not real

feelings of suspicion and distrust

hair loss


increased appetite

mental depression

muscle weakness


quick to react or overreact emotionally

rapidly changing moods

redness of the face, neck, arms, and occasionally, upper chest


trouble getting pregnant

trouble sitting still

unusual tiredness or weakness


weight gain

weight loss

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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