ThyroKare (levothyroxine) Rx
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ThyroKare (levothyroxine) Rx

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What is ThyroKare (levothyroxine) for Dogs?

  • ThyroKare is a prescription medication for dogs that contains Levothyroxine Sodium.
  • Levothyroxine is a replacement for the hormone T-4 produced by the thyroid gland to regulate metabolism and energy.

Why is ThyroKare used for Dogs?

  • If your dog has been diagnosed with low thyroid hormone or hypothyroidism, your veterinarian may prescribe a Levothyroxine medication such as ThyroKare.

What else should I know about ThyroKare? 

  • Your veterinarian may need to perform regular blood tests to check the dose of Levothyroxine in the blood. These follow-ups are very important.
  • Synthetic levothyroxine sodium is identical to the hormone produced in the thyroid gland of a dog.

What problems could my dog have with ThyroKare?

  • Side effects from giving too much Levothyroxine include fast heart rate, greater appetite with weight loss, thirst, increased urination, excitability, or nervousness. Dogs may pant more. 
  • Contact your veterinarian if you notice any of these signs.

How do you use ThyroKare?

  • ThyroKare can be given with or without food, but should be given in the same way every day to maintain a consistent level of Levothyroxine. 
  • Follow your veterinarian's directions for use.
  • Store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F) with excursions allowed between 15° and 30°C (59° and 86°F) and protect from light.

What is in ThyroKare?

  • The active ingredient in ThyroKare is Levothyroxine Sodium.
  • Levothyroxine is a replacement for the hormone T-4, which is naturally produced in the body by the thyroid gland to regulate metabolism and energy.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • ThyroKare is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.