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Westhroid Thyroid Medication

Westhroid™ (thyroid USP) is a prescription thyroid medication approved to treat the following conditions:
   
It can also be used in the testing process for certain thyroid problems. Because it is made from the thyroid glands of pigs, Westhroid is considered a "natural" form of thyroid replacement. The medication comes in tablet form and is typically taken once a day.
 
Possible side effects include but are not limited to:
   
(To learn more about this thyroid medication, click Westhroid. This Web page takes an in-depth look at how this drug works, lists the factors that will affect your dose, and explains why Westhroid has never received FDA approval.)
 

Westhroid Thyroid Medication

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