Novothyrox

Active Ingredient(s): Levothyroxine Sodium
FDA Approved: * May 31, 2002
Pharm Company: * GENPHARM
Category: Thyroid

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Novothyrox Overview

Levothyroxine, also known as L-thyroxine, is a manufactured form of the thyroid hormone thyroxine (T4).[2][5] It is used to treat thyroid hormone deficiency (hypothyroidism), including Hashimoto's disease and a severe form known as myxedema coma.[2] It may also be used to treat and prevent certain types of thyroid tumors.[2] It is not indicated for weight loss.[2] Levothyroxine is taken by mouth or given by intrav...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levothyroxine

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Em 50 White Tablets Xon Back

Small white tablets with x on the back EM 50 on the face ## Hi Teco, Based on the description provided, I may have located a match to your pill. The only problem is, my source does not show a photo of this pill, just the description "EM 50" being the imprint on a white round tablet. I'll go ahead and post this pill information below so you can see if it rings a bell or not: "EM 50" is identified as a Novothyrox (0.05 mg) Oral Tablet. The active ingredient being Thyroxine, which is a thyroid hormone. The crossed score line on the back is also a part of the description as well. Additonally, the size of this pill is noted to be 7 mm, if that helps in anyway to verify this information. I hope this helps!

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Capsule: 0.013mg, 0.025mg, 0.05mg, 0.075mg, 0.088mg, 0.112mg, 0.125mg, 0.137mg, 0.15mg, 0.175mg, 0.1mg, 0.200mg, 100mcg, 125mcg, 13mcg, 150mcg, 25mcg, 50mcg, 75mcg
  • Injection: 0.2mg, 0.5mg
  • Solution: 100mcg/5ml, 100mcg/ml, 112mcg/ml, 125mcg/ml, 137mcg/ml, 13mcg/ml, 150mcg/ml, 175mcg/ml, 200mcg/ml, 25mcg/ml, 37.5mcg/ml, 44mcg/ml, 50mcg/ml, 62.5mcg/ml, 75mcg/ml, 88mcg/ml
  • Tablet: 0.010mg, 0.025mg, 0.050mg, 0.05mg, 0.075mg, 0.088mg, 0.112mg, 0.125mg, 0.137mg, 0.15mg, 0.175mg, 0.1mg, 0.2mg, 0.3mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Novothyrox: (12 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 55567-130 Novothyrox 0.025 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-131 Novothyrox 0.05 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-132 Novothyrox 0.075 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-133 Novothyrox 0.088 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-134 Novothyrox 0.1 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-135 Novothyrox 0.112 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-136 Novothyrox 0.125 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-137 Novothyrox 0.137 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-138 Novothyrox 0.15 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-139 Novothyrox 0.175 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-140 Novothyrox 0.2 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa
  • 55567-141 Novothyrox 0.3 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Kgaa

Other drugs which contain Levothyroxine Sodium or a similar ingredient: (10 results)