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levothyroxine

noun le·vo·thy·rox·ine

Medical Definition of levothyroxine

  1. :  the levorotatory isomer of thyroxine that is administered in the form of its sodium salt C15H10I4NNaO4 in the treatment of hypothyroidism—see levothroid, levoxyl, synthroid



Variants of levothyroxine

or British

laevothyroxine

\ˌlē-vō-thī-ˈräk-ˌsēn, -sən\play

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