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How does Levoxyl interact with other medications or foods?

Certain foods affect the way the body absorbs Levoxyl. These foods include walnuts, soy products, dietary fiber and cottonseed meal. Doctors can adjust the dosage of Levoxyl according to the amount of these foods in the diet. Many prescription and over-the-counter drugs and supplements can interact with Levoxyl. Always keep a complete list of all drugs, vitamins and supplements you use, and discuss them with your doctor before taking a new medication.

The drugs and supplements that can interact with Levoxyl include the following: seizure medications, Parkinson's disease medications, diabetes medications, growth hormones, antidepressants, antacids and anti-gas medications, blood thinners, blood pressure medications, steroids, stimulants of any kind, cancer drugs, cholesterol medications, tranquilizers and tuberculosis drugs. Other specific medications that can also interact include: theophylline, sucralfate, propylthiouracil, NSAIDs, metoclopramide, methadone, lithium, ketamine, kayexalate, iron, iodide, furosemide, androgens, amiodarone, chloral hydrate, estrogen, birth control pills and digitalis-type drugs.

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