BRAND NAME :- THYCORA -25
COMPOSITION :- THYROXINE SODIUM 25MCG
MEDICATION USED FOR :-
Thyroxine sodium (Thycora-25) tablet is similar to the hormones produced by the thyroid gland .Thyroxine(THYCORA-25) primarily used to treat hypothyroidism a condition where the thyroid gland does not produce sufficient quantity of hormones . thyroxine (Thycora-25) also used to treat certain other disorder associated with the thyroid gland . thyroxin (thycora-25)is used to treat an under active thyroid ( hypothyroidism).Thyroxine (Thycora-25) replace or provides more thyroid hormones , which is normally produced by the thyroid gland is injured by radiation / medications or removed by surgery . Having enough thyroid hormone is important for maintaining normal , mental and physical activity .In children having enough thyroid hormone is important for normal mental and physical development .
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Thyroxine works to increase an individual metabolic rate and regulate the growth of their body cells.
Thyroxine also regulate the function of the thyroid gland . Thyroxin (T4) an endogenous hormone secreted by thyroid gland , which is converted to its active metabolic ,L- Triodothyronine(T3) . T4 and T3 bind to thyroid to receptor proteins in the cell nucleus and cause metabolism effects through the control of DNA transcription and protein synthesis . Thyroid produces thyroxine (T4) and triodothyronine(T3) which are both hormone , T3 is the more active hormone and T4 is converted into T3 in the body. These hormone increases the metabolic rate of all tissues in the body. Thyroxine help to maintain brain function , metabolism ,body temperature , as well as many other bodily functions.