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Unithroid (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. Unithroid is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy may be lower. Compare thyroxines.
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New GoodRx Top 10 Drug Guide

Elizabeth Davis - June 05, 2015

Our new top 10 lists are in for the most-dispensed and most expensive prescriptions in the US—take a look at these interesting updates.

Which prescriptions have been filled the most in 2015 so far?

Based on a sample of claims reported by pharmacies across the country, thyroid meds like Synthroid and levothyroxine near the top of the list, while standard heart and diabetes prescriptions lisinopril (Zestril, Prinivil), atorvastatin (Lipitor), and metformin (Glucophage) are still very frequently prescribed—no surprises there. See More

Keep Track of Your Medications to Stay Safe

The GoodRx Pharmacist - May 26, 2015

Whether you use one medication or fifteen, it is important to know exactly what your doctor has prescribed for youto make sure you get the right medication and dose each time. You should also know why your meds were prescribed, and how you are supposed to take them.

It’s unfortunate but true that many people don’t know what they’re taking, let alone why. Playing a proactive role in managing your medications may not always be easy, but you can look for help from your pharmacist, doctor, or nurse. See More

Is My Thyroid Medication Working? These Drugs Can Cause Interactions

Dr. Sharon Orrange - February 17, 2015

Levothyroxine is the best drug for the treatment of hypothyroidism. Almost 12% of women take lifelong thyroid replacement therapy in the form of the generic levothyroxine or the brand name Synthroid. The most common cause of hypothyroidism, an underactive thyroid gland, is autoimmune thyroiditis.

If you are taking your thyroid replacement and still just don’t feel right, pay attention to these common mistakes and drug interactions that may be affecting how well your levothyroxine is absorbed. See More

GoodRx Top 10 Drug Guide

Elizabeth Davis - February 06, 2015

We’ve updated our lists of the Top 10 most-dispensed and most expensive prescriptions in the US, with some interesting changes from the end of 2014.

Curious about the most popular prescriptions?

Based on a sample of claims reported by pharmacies across the country, some common antibiotics, like amoxicillin (Amoxil) and azithromycin (Zithromax) top the list, along with heart meds like atorvastatin (Lipitor) and lisinopril (Zestril, Prinivil). See More

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Synthroid

Dr. Sharon Orrange - August 11, 2014

Synthroid, one of the most commonly prescribed brand name medications in the U.S., often requires lifelong treatment for hypothyroidism. For a medication that you may be paying a little more for and is a lifetime commitment, here are some lesser known points about Synthroid.

1.  What is it?

Synthetic thyroxine (T4) comes as Synthroid or the generic levothyroxine. T4 is what is known as a prohormone that is deiodinated in our tissues to form T3, the active thyroid hormone. See More

Levoxyl Shortage: When Will It Return?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - February 24, 2014

Levoxyl is mainly used for the treatment of hypothyroidism or low thyroid hormone levels. It was voluntarily recalled by its manufacturer, Pfizer, in February of 2013, due to reports from consumers and pharmacists that the tablets had a strange smell.

When is Levoxyl expected to be available again?
According to the Levoxyl website the estimated date of availability is March 3, 2014, but the exact date is subject to change without notice. See More

Levoxyl Recall

The GoodRx Pharmacist - April 25, 2013

Recently Pfizer, the manufacturer of Levoxyl, has issued a national recall of all Levoxyl products from retail pharmacies. As of April 2013, pharmacies will no longer have any strengths of Levoxyl available. Here’s what you need to know:

What is Levoxyl?

 Levoxyl (levothyroxine) is used to treat low thyroid levels and to prevent certain types of goiters (an enlargement of the thyroid gland). Levoxyl is also available in its generic form, levothyroxine, or as other brands, such as Synthroid, Levothroid, and UnithroidSee More

Pill Splitting: When Is It OK?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - February 04, 2013

If you take prescription drugs to treat a chronic illness, it’s possible to save more than 50% off cost of your medication by simply splitting your pills.

Sadly, it’s not all that easy to know when pill splitting is all right.

Not all pills can be split. However, many doctors and insurance companies are advising this strategy with an increasing number of medicines. (It’s also worth noting that the American Medical Association, the American Pharmacists Association, and most pharmaceutical companies oppose pill-splitting. See More

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