Several studies have found that having <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>coffee</span>
or espresso at the same or shortly after taking levothyroxine drugs can significantly lower the absorption of the thyroid
In one study published in the journal thyroid
, the rise of T4 -- a reflection of absorption of the medication -- was reduced by 25%, and
drops of as much as 57% were seen in other patients in that study.
DOES AFFECT THE FUNCTION OF LEVOTHYROXINE MEDS.