Thyroid pharma

Why T4 monotherapy has dominated

All thyroid hormone medications have the potential to be effective: L-T4 (Levothyroxine), L-T3 (Liothyronine), and natural desiccated thyroid (DTE / NDT). However, each patient is unique in their response to these medications. Optimizing a patient’s lifelong therapy involves finding the… Read More ›

IMAGE: Thyroid patients on L-T4 therapy

For hypothyroid patients taking medication, TSH is not sufficient as a guide. The medication we take will always be different from a healthy thyroid gland. The red lines and shapes are thyroid patients on standard “L-T4 monotherapy” (i.e. Synthroid, Levothyroxine,… Read More ›