Thyro-L is useful in correcting conditions caused by hypothyroidism in horses (low circulating thyroid hormone).
What is Thyro-L?
Thyro- L is indecated for use in horses for correction of conditions associated with low circulating thyroid hormone (hypothyroidism). Thyro-L can be administered by mixing the daily dose in the concentrate or by top dressing on grain, preferably rolled or ground.
Who is Thyro-L for?
For use in horses.
Why use Thyro-L?
Thyroid-L is useful in correcting conditions associated with hypothyroidism (low circulating thyroid hormone) in horses.
How does Thyro-L work?
This product is orally administered and uses levothyroxine sodium to correct conditions associated with hypothyroidism.
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What are the side effects of Thyro-L?
When administered at the recommended dosage, no adverse reactions should occur. Contact your veterinarian if you notice any unusual symptoms in your horse. If an allergic reaction occurs, signs can include:
- Cold limbs
- Pale gums
- Sudden diarrhea
- Swelling of the face
If you notice any signs of an allergic reaction, seek immediate veterinary care.
What special precautions are there?
- Federal law mandates that this drug may only be used by or prescribed by a licensed veterinarian.
- Keep away from children.
- Not approved by the FDA.
- Proceed with caution in administering to any animal with hypertension, serious heart disease, or any other condition in which a sharp increase in metabolic rate can pose a hazard to the animal.
- Safe use in pregnant animals has not been proven.
What to do if overdose?
Immediately contact your closest emergency animal hospital.