(USA Today) A medication used to treat hypothyroidism has been voluntarily recalled due to quality concerns.
Westminster Pharmaceuticals, LLC has instructed wholesalers to stop distributing specific products labeled "Levothyroxine and Liothyronine (Thyroid Tablets, USP)," according to an August 9 release. Levothyroxine and Liothyronine are synthetic hormones contained in the thyroid tablets.
The voluntary national recall alert says there have been no "adverse events" associated with the recalled products. It says patients should continue taking the drugs.
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