What is the best medicine for hypothyroidism?

According to the Indian National Health Mission website, levothyroxine drug is prescribed to treat hypothyroidism in India. The quantity of the drug is decided as per the levels of thyroid-stimulating hormone.

Besides this, the Indian government has set specific guidelines for the ‘Screening of Hypothyroidism during Pregnancy’. These guidelines suggest pregnant women safe ways of eating Levothyroxine Sodium. It is because hypothyroidism and its treatment can cause irreparable damage to both the mother and the baby.

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