L-Thyroxine Medication: Dosage & Side Effects


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Which of the following is a brand name for levothyroxine?

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1. Which of these side effects should cause a patient to seek emergency medical help immediately?

2. How is levothyroxine commonly administered?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Using this quiz and worksheet, you can see what you know about levothyroxine treatment and the different side-effects. You will need to know how this medication works and ways it is administered to do well on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet help test your knowledge of:

  • Administering levothyroxine
  • What happens with the initial dose of this medication
  • Brand name for levothyroxine
  • Side-effect that would cause patients to seek immediately medical help

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the science lesson on levothyroxine treatment
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding how to give levothyroxine to patients
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about this medication in a different light

Additional Learning

Keep learning about this medicine using the lesson called L-Thyroxine Medication: Dosage & Side Effects. This lesson can help you examine more information about these topics:

  • Purpose of L-thyroxine medication
  • Correct dosage for this type of medicine
  • Different side-effects of this medication