Updates From ENDO 2017: Part 2 Updates From ENDO 2017: Part 2
In part 2 of their discussion on ENDO 2017, Drs Vega and Anawalt discuss vitamin D use in kids, pyrethroids and puberty onset, and whether levothyroxine can be taken with milk.Medscape Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Levo-T (Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 16, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Thyroid supplementation may help in bipolar disorder
Adding levothyroxine to mood stabilisers may decrease mood episodes and reduce symptoms in a select group of female patients with bipolar disorder, according to findings presented at the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 2017.Medscape (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - June 6, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Thyroid Supplementation May Help in Bipolar Disorder Thyroid Supplementation May Help in Bipolar Disorder
Adding levothyroxine to mood stabilizers may decrease mood episodes and reduce symptoms in select female patients with refractory rapid-cycling bipolar disorder, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Novothyrox (Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 1, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

The New Old Age: Could Be the Thyroid; Could Be Ennui. Either Way, the Drug Isn ’ t Helping.
Doctors often prescribe levothyroxine to treat a slightly underactive thyroid, and for most older patients it has no effect. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: PAULA SPAN Tags: Tests (Medical) Elderly Thyroid Gland Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Hormones Placebos Source Type: news

No Benefit of Treating Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Elderly No Benefit of Treating Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Elderly
Large randomized clinical trial finds patients aged 65 and older with subclinical hypothyroidism treated with levothyroxine didn ' t feel any better than those treated with placebo.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - April 4, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Levothyroxine Shows No Benefit in Older Adults with Subclinical Hypothyroidism (FREE)
By Amy Orciari Herman Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Jaye Elizabeth Hefner, MD Levothyroxine therapy seems to offer no benefit to older adults with subclinical hypothyroidism, according to a New England Journal of … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - April 3, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Cow's milk decreases the body's ability to absorb oral thyroid hormone medication
Taking levothyroxine with a glass of cow's milk significantly decreases the body's ability to absorb the drug, according to a study presented at the Endocrine Society's 99th annual meeting.News Medical (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - April 3, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Cow's milk interferes with absorption of thyroid supplement levothyroxine
(The Endocrine Society) Taking the common oral thyroid hormone medication levothyroxine with a glass of cow's milk significantly decreases the body's ability to absorb the drug, a preliminary study finds. Results will be presented Sunday at ENDO 2017, the Endocrine Society's 99th annual meeting in Orlando, Fla. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 1, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Tirosint-Sol (Levothyroxine Sodium Oral Solution) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - March 8, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Levothyroxine Tx During Pregnancy Not Linked to Child's IQ (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Reassurance for mothers-to-be with thyroid deficiency (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - March 2, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Treating Pregnant Women for Subclinical Thyroid Disease Unlikely to Improve Cognition in Offspring (FREE)
By the Editors Levothyroxine treatment of pregnant women with subclinical thyroid disease does not improve cognition in offspring, according to findings reported in … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - March 1, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Levothyroxine in Pregnancy? Still No Clear-cut Answers Levothyroxine in Pregnancy? Still No Clear-cut Answers
Treating subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy does not improve 5-year cognitive outcomes in offspring vs no treatment; editorialists still support treating subclinical hypothyroidism early in pregnancy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - March 1, 2017 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Treating Pregnant Women With Subclinical Hypothyroidism Treating Pregnant Women With Subclinical Hypothyroidism
Do the benefits of treating pregnant women with subclinical hypothyroidism with levothyroxine outweigh the potential adverse effects?The BMJ (formerly known as the British Medical Journal) (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Journal Article Source Type: news