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Brand name: Eltroxin TM

Active ingredients: levothyroxine

What it is used for

ELTROXIN is indicated for the management of demonstrated thyroid hormone deficiency.,ELTROXIN is also used to suppress thyrotropin (TSH) for the management of TSH-responsive tumours of the thyroid.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Keep Container Tightly Closed/Airtight
  • Protect from Light
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Round, white coloured, flat, bevelled tablets debossed with "137" on one side and "L15" on the other side

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

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For side effects, taking other medicines and more

Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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