A Review of the Pharmacokinetics of Levothyroxine for the Treatment of Hypothyroidism

Abstract

Thyroxine hormone has been recognised since the early part of the nineteenth century and levothyroxine has been available since the midnineteenth century as a replacement for deficient thyroid hormones. While levothyroxine remains the staple treatment for hypothyroidism even to this day, its optimal use can be challenging. As is often the case with older… (More)

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@inproceedings{Colucci2013ARO, title={A Review of the Pharmacokinetics of Levothyroxine for the Treatment of Hypothyroidism}, author={P. Colucci and Corinne Seng Yue and Murray P. Ducharme and Salvatore Benvenga}, year={2013} }