Portsmouth and South East Hampshire
Prescribing Formulary
 
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6 Endocrine system
06-02-01 Thyroid hormones

Levothyroxine tablets
First Choice

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Liothyronine sodium injection
Formulary

Restricted use to patients:

  • Requiring treatment of myxoedema coma
  • With gut failure (also requiring parenteral nutrition) requiring treatment of hypothyroidism

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Liothyronine sodium tablets
Formulary

To be initiated by NHS secondary care only for approved indications

 

Note HIGH COST in primary care


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Armour thyroid®
Non Formulary

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