... and extreme anxiety... has anyone dlse had this happen??
I took .25 micro grams of levothyroxine for 5 days. on the 5th day I woke up with rapid heart rate?
- 9 Sep 2009 by christina1952
- anxiety, hypothyroidism - after thyroid removal, levothyroxine
Added 9 Sep 2009:
I was told that this medication rarely had side effects, but with in 5 days I had and extreme anxiety and irratibility. am i alone in this reaction??
10 Sep 2009
You sould contact your provider that prescribed tis medication if it is normal business hours, or if not, page whomever is on call for your provider, to seek guidance on what next steps that you needed to take. Make sure that you give as many details as you can on your heart rate, but state of mind, etc. Good Luck.
- Levothyroxine Information for Consumers
- Levothyroxine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Levothyroxine (detailed)
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