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Westhroid Drug Interactions

Antacids
Antacids can bind to Westhroid in the digestive tract, preventing it from being absorbed into the body. Make sure to separate Westhroid and antacids by at least four hours.
 
Calcium Supplements
Calcium can bind to Westhroid in the digestive tract, preventing it from being absorbed into the body. Make sure to separate Westhroid and calcium by at least four hours.
 
Certain Seizure Medications
Taking Westhroid with some seizure medications may change the amount of Westhroid your body needs, and your healthcare provider may need to adjust your Westhroid dosage as a result.
 
Cholestyramine
Cholestyramine can bind to Westhroid in the digestive tract, preventing it from being absorbed into the body. Make sure to separate these medications by at least four hours.
 
Colestipol
Colestipol can bind to Westhroid in the digestive tract, preventing it from being absorbed into the body. Make sure to separate Westhroid and colestipol by at least four hours.
 
Diabetes Medications
When you first start Westhroid or increase your dose, your healthcare provider may need to increase the dose of your diabetes medications. Check with your healthcare provider before taking Westhroid if you are already taking diabetes medications.
 
Estrogens
Estrogens can lower the level of Westhroid in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may need to adjust your Westhroid dose if you start or stop taking an estrogen medication.
 
Theophylline
Westhroid may affect the levels of theophylline in your blood. Your healthcare provider may need to check your theophylline levels and adjust your dosage as necessary.
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