Category: Cholesterol

Dextrothyroxine Overview

Dextrothyroxine (trade name Choloxin) saw research as a cholesterol-lowering drug[1][2] but was pulled due to cardiac side-effects. It also increases hepatic lipase which in turn improves utilization of triglycerides, improving apolipoprotein E cholesterol particles.[citation needed] See also Levothyroxine References ^ Bantle, J. P.; Hunninghake, D. B.; Frantz, I. D.; Kuba, K.; Mariash, C. N.; Oppenheimer, J. H. (1984). "Comparison of eff...

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