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Westhroid Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Westhroid?

You should not take Westhroid if you:
  • Are allergic to Westhroid, thyroid USP, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • Have an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism) or a low TSH, which can be an early symptom of hyperthyroidism.
  • Have untreated adrenal insufficiency, as Westhroid can cause serious problems unless this condition is treated appropriately.

Westhroid Warnings and Precautions: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Westhroid should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Westhroid warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
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