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How long to feel the affects after starting Armour?

I was just diagnosed with hypothyroidism, with a TSH of 8.6. My doctor started me on 30mg of Armour Thyroid, and asked that I come back in 6 weeks for another blood test to determine if I will need a ...

Posted 16 Mar 2011 9 answers

Armour Thyroid - How do I find a doc who will prescribe Armour?

I do not trust TSH tests and want to TRY Armour after complete thyroid removal 20 years ago. After thyroid removal, my surgeon put me on Synthroid for 16 years and i felt super. Then my insurance ...

Posted 31 May 2013 2 answers

Armour Thyroid - Help! Armour is now causing numerous unbearable side effects for me!?

HELP!! I am really suffering here! I was diagnosed with Graves' disease in 1996. Had to swallow radioactive iodine, which I now deeply regret after learning more. I am now turning 46 years old. ...

Posted 13 days ago 3 answers

Armour Thyroid - Just rcvd email from friend saying we over 65 should not take armour. I've been on?

Armour Thyroid - Just rcvd email from friend saying we over 65 should not take armour. I've been on it 20 years. Anyone know details?

Posted 2 days ago 1 answer

Is Armour Thyroid a medicine that requires a prescription?

If so, is there a governed amount that the prescription is needed for, i.e. 30 mg vs 90 mg or 90 mg vs 120 mg.?

Posted 8 days ago 1 answer

When to take Armour Thyroid?

When is it best to take Armour Thyroid? I have heard varied answers describing in the morning, and at night. As well as on an empty stomach or that it doesn't matter.

Posted 13 Aug 2013 1 answer

Armour Thyroid - Re: armour dosage messing up my sleep?

Hi... I've been on 3 grains (180 mg) of armour thyroid for about 2 yrs now (taking it all in the morning). Thought I was doing great. Hair was super thick, & lots of energy... sleep ...

Posted 30 Dec 2013 2 answers

Starting Amour soon,was 150synthroid.15mcg)my doc is starting 2 grains (120) is this to much?

I am starting Armour 120 (2 grains) soon. I was on Synthroid 150 or .15 and another little ill that was hardly nothing. My concerns is the dose Im being started on is it to high? Once a day 2 grains? ...

Posted 26 Dec 2014 2 answers

Armour Thyroid - I have a headache since starting on Armour!?

Started on Armour 4 weeks ago and only change is a foggy headache about an hour after taking. Am on 30mg every day. I have Hashimotos and am underweight. Energy levels have not improved at all. ...

Posted 8 Dec 2014 0 answers

Hypothyroidism - After Thyroid Removal - Armour Thyroid,did it help your Hypo sooner? GP Dr wants me

... on Armour Thyroid. I've never needed it before as my former ENDO was able to balance me by adjusting the Sythroid alone. But this GP Dr has made me hyPER,now hyPO in only a matter of months. ...

Posted 14 Nov 2014 1 answer

I take a proton pump inhibitor 30 min before breakfast. When should I take my thyroid meds?

In what order should they be taken: armour thyroid and proton pump inhibitor?

Posted 21 Oct 2014 1 answer

Why is Armour Thyroid unavailable?

Posted 4 Sep 2014 1 answer

Does cymbalta make you gain weight?

it looks like i am gaining weight on cymbalta my pain did not change i have fibromyalgia

Posted 29 Apr 2011 6 answers

Armour Thyroid - side effects of armour?

I have hashimoto and have been on eco thyro125. Started Armour yesterday, took 60mg and 30 this morning. Had horrible headache and exhausted, in bed all day. Could this be from the armour? I just ...

Posted 11 Jul 2014 1 answer

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