I started this medication last fall for an underactive thyroid. Since then I've been packing on the pounds even while watching every bite I take and excercising regularly.
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... thyroid symptoms and my blood work was within normal range. Over the past several months I have gained 20 lbs. rather quickly, hair is falling ...
4 answers • 16 Jun 2011
What happens when one refuses to take meds for hypothyrodism? I feel certain I had this for years and went along undetected without major problems... ...
2 answers • 23 Jul 2011
I am a 28 year old female who was recently diagnosed with underactive thyroid. My tsh level was 9.75
... and I was immediately put on 50mcg of levothyroxine about 4 weeks ago. IMO symptoms before starting medication was extreme tiredness, depression, ...
12 answers • 22 Sep 2012
I have been diagnosed with underactive thyroid for the last twelve months and have been prescribed 50mg Oroxine (levothyroxine) by my Doctor. I have ...
2 answers • 23 Jul 2013