Dr. Kimberly Brown ND, LAc
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3535 Ross Avenue, Suite 101, San Jose, CA 95124

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The Dog Ate My Thyroid Medicine

The Dog Ate My Thyroid Medication!

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I received a phone call from a patient whose dog had eaten her entire bottle of thyroid medication! She needed authorization for an early refill, but the first thing I needed to know was if her dog was okay – and thankfully, he was. The patient was taking a natural dessicated thyroid medication. Armourthyroid, Naturethroid, and NP thyroid are all natural dessicated thyroid. They are derived from porcine thyroid. Since the thyroid is a glandular organ, I can only imagine that it has a very strong and characteristic smell – it probably smells like delicious organ meat to a dog! […]