Thyroid USP Tablets

Thyroid USP is a thyroid replacement product sold under brand names such as:
This prescription medicine is used for treating the following conditions:
It can also be used in the testing process for certain thyroid problems. Because it is made from the thyroid glands of pigs, this medicine is considered a "natural" thyroid product. It comes in tablet form and is usually taken once a day.
(To learn more, including why the tablets have a characteristic odor and what to do if you miss a dose, click Thyroid USP.)
Last reviewed by: Arthur Schoenstadt, MD