Class: Thyroid Hormones (Endocrine system drugs)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C15H10I4NNaO4.xH2O = 798.9
Precautions: Care in cardiovascular disease and diabetes mellitus.
Indications/Uses: Hypothyroidism 50-200mcg od.
Interactions: Anticoagulants. oral hypoglycaemics. anticonvulsants. cardiac glycosides. phenytoin. aspirin. sympathomimetics.
Side Effects: Arrhythmias. anginal pain. tachycardia. muscle cramps. headache. restlessness. flushing. sweating. diarrhoea. weight gain.