Bio-Throid Oral Capsule 120Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Bio-Throid: Oral capsule (120mg)

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What is this Medicine?

DESICCATED THYROID (DES i key tid THYE roid )is a form of thyroid hormone. This medicine can improve symptoms of thyroid deficiency such as slow speech, lack of energy, weight gain, hair loss, dry skin, and feeling cold. It also helps to treat goiter (an enlarged thyroid gland).

In-Depth Information

Bio-Throid 120mg Capsule

NDC: 531910293
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




Labeled but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Goiter, Hypothyroidism

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Bio-Throid 120mg Capsule
Daily Life Interactions for Bio-Throid 120mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Enteral Feedings and Bio-Throid 120mg Capsule(Thyroid (Porcine))
Enteral Feedings and Thyroid Hormones(Thyroid (Porcine))
It is best to take Thyroid hormones on an empty stomach. To avoid an interaction with liquid nutrition products, take Thyroid hormones 1 hour before tube feedings or nutritional supplement beverages.
Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Bio-Throid 120mg Capsule(Thyroid (Porcine))
Food and Thyroid Hormones(Thyroid (Porcine))
It is best to take Thyroid hormones on an empty stomach. Food can limit the absorption of these hormones from the stomach. Examples of interacting foods include, but may not be limited to, soy protein, soy infant formulas, high fiber foods, liquid nutrition shakes, and walnuts. To avoid interactions with food, take Thyroid hormones 1 hour before any food. To avoid an interaction with liquid nutrition products, take Thyroid hormones 1 hour before tube feedings or nutritional supplement beverages.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class A - Adequate, well-controlled studies in pregnant women have not shown an increased risk of fetal abnormalities to the fetus in any trimester of pregnancy.

SECOND Trimester

Class A - Adequate, well-controlled studies in pregnant women have not shown an increased risk of fetal abnormalities to the fetus in any trimester of pregnancy.

THIRD Trimester

Class A - Adequate, well-controlled studies in pregnant women have not shown an increased risk of fetal abnormalities to the fetus in any trimester of pregnancy.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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