Dextrothyroxine

Category: Cholesterol



Dextrothyroxine Overview

Dextrothyroxine (trade name Choloxin) is a dextrorotary isomer of thyroxine.[1] It saw research as a cholesterol-lowering drug[2] but was pulled due to cardiac side-effects. It increases hepatic lipase which in turn improves utilization of triglycerides and decreases levels of lipoprotein(a) in serum.[3] See also Levothyroxine References ^ "Dextrothyroxine (Code C61719)". NCI Thesaurus. National Cancer Institute. 2011-11-14. Retrieved 202...

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Dextrothyroxine
  • Tablet: 1mg, 2mg, 4mg, 6mg
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