thyroactive

adjective
thy·​ro·​ac·​tive | \ˌthī-rō-ˈak-tiv \

Medical Definition of thyroactive 

1 : capable of entering into the thyroid metabolism and of being incorporated into the thyroid hormone thyroactive iodine

2 : simulating the action of the thyroid hormone thyroactive iodinated casein

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