Hypothyroidism is caused by autoimmune thyroiditis which results in the destruction of the thyroid tissues. Dogs with hypothyroidism may develop secondary seborrhea, hair loss, weight gain, intolerance to cold, lethargy among many other undesirable symptoms. To avoid your dog from undergoing any pain and discomfort due to hypothyroidism medication will be required.
Soloxine is a medication that helps stimulate metabolism, growth and development of tissues while increasing the rate of energy and increases the maturation rate of epiphyses.
Pala-Tech K9 is a palatable and chewable tablet that provides a thyroid replacement therapy in all conditions of inadequant production of thyroid hormones.
Though there is no cure for hypothyroidism maintaining your pet on a medication regimen will keep your dog feeling strong, normal and healthy.