Liothyronine sodium is available as Virt3. Virt3 is a synthetic thyroid hormone drug, which is used by bodybuilders and athletes to cut down the body’s excess fat. Virt3 helps in the differentiation of cells of the human body. In order to achieve most beneficiary results, the drug is often used along with powerful anabolic steroids.
Bodybuilders can utilize Virt3 medication to decrease the amount of fat stored in the body. This can be achieved without being forced to restrict the calorie intake. Bodybuilders who take thyroid hormones along with steroids can notice an increased anabolic effect.
What are Virt3 tablets used for?
Virt3 is used to burn off extra fat.
It is used by the bodybuilders and athletes during contest preparation.
How do Virt3 tablets act?
Virt3 acts by increasing the basal metabolic rate, protein synthesis, growth and development of an individual. It regulates the protein, fat, and carbohydrate metabolism in the body. It acts by increasing the metabolism and by supporting the breakdown of body fat.
Available forms of Virt3
Virt3is available in the form of a tablet and capsule.
How to take Virt3 tablets?
Take Virt3 drug as prescribed by the doctor. Avoid taking smaller or larger doses of the drug than recommended. The drug can be taken with or without food as directed by the doctor.
The usual recommended dosage among the bodybuilders and athletes is 25 mcg per day. The dosage can be increased in every 4 to 7 days without exceeding the limit of 75 mcg per day.
Warnings and precautions with the use of Virt3 tablets
Take the drug as prescribed by the doctor.
Avoid consuming alcohol or using tobacco products as it may increase the risk of side effects of the drug.
Do not discontinue the use of Virt3 medication abruptly without consulting a doctor.
Avoid taking the Virt3 drug while having a history of rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, glucose-galactose malabsorption or the Lapp lactase deficiency.
Do not take the drug if allergic to any of its ingredients.
Avoid taking medications such as antacids, products containing aluminum, magnesium or calcium supplements at least 4 hours before or after taking the Virt3 drug. Taking Virt3 along with the medications may decrease its absorption.
Do not use Virt3 medication to treat obesity or weight problems.
Individuals having a medical history of any heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, or decreased adrenal gland function should inform the doctor before taking Virt3 tablets.
People who are suffering from cardiovascular diseases and thyrotoxicosis should avoid taking Virt3 medication.
People having high blood sugar (diabetes) should closely monitor the blood sugar levels as the Virt3 drug may result in an increase in insulin.
Certain ongoing medications or therapies may affect the absorption of the Virt3 drug. Hence, it is important to check your thyroid hormone levels as suggested by the doctor.
Possible side effects of Virt3 tablets
The side effects of Virt3 tablets are:
Shortness of breath
Some of the serious side effects that require immediate medical attention are:
Swelling of the face/throat/tongue
Overdose and missed dose of Virt3 tablets
In case of an overdose or missed dose of Virt3, take the next scheduled dose when you remember. In case the timing is close to the next dose, it is advisable to skip the dose. Do not take two doses at the same time. Inform the doctor before taking the drug Virt3 as an overdose or the missed dose may result in complications or may increase the side effects of the drug. Do not misuse the drug as it can alter the regular functioning of the body.
Pregnant women should avoid taking Virt3 tablets as it may increase the risk of fetal congenital abnormalities and cause adverse effects on the unborn baby.
Breastfeeding mothers should avoid taking the drug as low concentrations of Virt3 medicine is known to pass through the breast milk.