IBSA Pharma Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Select Lots of TIROSINT®-SOL (levothyroxine sodium) Oral Solution Due to Subpotency. Click for details
Aza Muñoz, professional golfer (sponsored by Tirosint-SOL),has Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
Living with hypothyroidism can be a challenging journey. For professional golfer Azahara Muñoz, the journey with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis began in 2016 when she started experiencing unexplained fatigue and hair loss. At first, she struggled to understand the condition and how to manage it. But with the help of her doctors and a supportive community, she has learned to live with the disease and manage her symptoms.
Aza was recently featured on The Balancing Act® morning show airing on Lifetime TV® with her endocrinologist, Dr. Kenilia Ventura. In this personal account, the segment explores Aza’s journey with the disease and the challenges she has faced along the way. The segment also highlights the importance of proper thyroid function and new approaches hypothyroid patients can take to make treatment more successful.
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IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION for TIROSINT-SOL (levothyroxine sodium) ORAL SOLUTION
WARNING: NOT FOR THE TREATMENT OF OBESITY OR FOR WEIGHT LOSS
Thyroid hormones, including TIROSINT-SOL, either alone or with other therapeutic agents, should not be used for the treatment of obesity or for weight loss.
In euthyroid patients, doses within the range of daily hormonal requirements are ineffective for weight reduction.
Larger doses may produce serious or even life-threatening manifestations of toxicity, particularly when given in association with sympathomimetic amines such as those used for their anorectic effects.
Warnings and Precautions
Limitations of Use
Adverse reactions associated with TIROSINT-SOL are primarily those of hyperthyroidism due to therapeutic overdosage including: arrhythmias, myocardial infarction, dyspnea, muscle spasm, headache, nervousness, irritability, insomnia, tremors, muscle weakness, increased appetite, weight loss, diarrhea, heat intolerance, menstrual irregularities, and skin rash
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