What 3 hormones does the thyroid produce?
What is the action of the thyroid gland?
removed iodine and attaches tyrosine to AA
What is a disease associated with hyperthyroidism?
What is a cause of hypothyroidism?
no thyroid gland
lack of iodine in diet
lack of TRH
What causes hypoparathyroidism?
absence of calcium parathyrome
What is pagets disease
deep bone pain, headaches, and hearing loss
What is the purpose of the thyroid hormone
Increase metabolic rate of body tissues, increase O2, resp, HR, rate of fat, protein, growth and maturation
What is a contraindication for thyroid replacements
What are drug interactions with thyroid hormones?
What is the drug for hypothyroidism?
What is the drug for hyperthyroidism?
What is the purpose of iodine solutions?
cause thyroid cells to become oversaturated with iodine and stop producing thyroid hormone.
What is used for acute thyrotoxicosis?
What are the contraindications for iodine solutions?
Pulmonary edema and pulmonary TB
What are adverse effects of iodine solutions?
What is the drug for antihypocalemia
What are antihypocalemic drugs for?
hypocalemia, pts on chronic renal dialysis
What are antyhypercalemic drugs for?
Pagets disease, postmen osteoporosis, emergency tx for hypercalcemia
What is the antihypercalemic drug?