Thyro-Tabs (Levothyroxine Sodium)
This item requires prescription approval.
Prescription medications are currently limited to CA residents. More states coming soon!!
- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Thyro-Tabs are used to treat animals that donʼt make enough thyroid hormone. Dogs require much higher doses than humans. Keeping your dog's thyroid hormone at the correct levels help maintain a happy and healthy pet.
- Replacement therapy for diminished thyroid function in dogs.
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and of treatment.
In humans and rodents, excess in utero exposure to thyroid hormones is associated with hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis dysfunction and morphological thyroid gland defects in the offspring. The safety of Thyro-Tabs Canine has not been evaluated in breeding, pregnant, or lactating dogs.
Dogs with underlying cardiac disease that are diagnosed with hypothyroidism should be closely monitored during the dose establishment phase. Adjustment of cardiac medication or levothyroxine sodium dosage may be needed depending on clinical response.
Food and Drug Interactions
Not for use in humans. Keep out of reach of children. In the event of accidental ingestion, seek medical advice immediately and show the product label to the physician. Wash hands after handling.
Possible Side Effects
In a 6-month US field study with the most commonly reported adverse reactions of dogs included: anorexia, dermatitis, vomiting, otitis externa, lethargy, polydipsia, diarrhea, leukocytosis, pruritus, tachypnea, polyuria, hyperactivity, and seborrhea.
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store at controlled room temperature 20°-25°C (68°-77°F) with excursions allowed between 15° and 30°C (59° and 86°F). Protect from light and moisture