Tiratricol is a thyroid hormone that occurs naturally in the body. It can also be made in a lab and taken by mouth under the supervision of a healthcare provider.

Tiratricol seems to work by altering thyroid function. But it should not be used in anyone with normal thyroid function. In France, tiratricol is a prescription drug.

People use tiratricol for thyroid disorders, high cholesterol, and other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

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