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Comparison of Levothyroxine Formulation in Hypothyroid Patients With Enteral Feeding

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Brief Summary

The purpose of this study is to test a liquid levothyroxine formula and examine if it will lead to improvement in management of thyroid function and if it improves hypothyroid symptoms that patients experience.

Primary Purpose
Treatment
Study Type
Interventional
Phase
Phase 4

Eligibility

Gender
All
Healthy Volunteers
Yes
Minimum Age
18 Years
Maximum Age
N/A

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults age 18 years old or older
  • G-tube/G-J tube dependent for medication administration
  • Hypothyroid patients on levothyroxine tablet
  • TSH>5 on levothyroxine

Exclusion Criteria:

  • J-tube
  • Unstable cardiac condition
  • Unstable gastrointestinal condition
  • Unable to reliably administer medication
  • Screening laboratory value outside of the laboratory normal range that is considered clinically significant for study participation by the investigator.
  • In the opinion of the study investigator, any subject who demonstrate a risk of non-compliance with study procedure, or one who cannot read, understand or complete study - related materials.

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Study Stats
Protocol No.
20-002097
Category
Center for Human Nutrition
Contact
Gail Thames
Location
  • UCLA Westwood
For Providers
NCT No.
NCT04878614
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