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Levothyroxine Sodium

Known as: sodium thyroxine, Levothyroxine Sodium [Chemical/Ingredient], Sodium levothyroxine 
The sodium salt of levothyroxine, a synthetic levoisomer of thyroxine (T4) that is similar to the endogenous hormone produced by the thyroid gland… 
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
IMPORTANCE Rates of thyroid hormone prescribing in the United States and the United Kingdom have increased substantially. If some… 
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) has been associated with ischemic heart disease (IHD); however, it is unknown whether… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Levothyroxine sodium is widely prescribed to treat primary hypothyroidism. There is consensus that levothyroxine… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Levothyroxine is a narrow therapeutic index, and to avoid adverse effect associated with under or excessive dosage, the dose… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of dysthyroidism on lipid peroxidation, antioxidants status, liver, and… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Context Studies comparing the outcomes of treatment of hypothyroidism with l-thyroxine alone versus with a combination of l… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence of posttreatment hypothyroidism in patients treated with surgery with or without… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To compare relative bioavailability of Synthroid, Levoxine (Levoxine has been renamed Levoxyl), and 2 generic… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Eleven patients with rapid cycling bipolar affective disorder whose symptoms were refractory to their current medication regimen… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To assess whether subclinical hypothyroidism is associated with changes in lipoprotein fractions, 13 patients maintained in a…