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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
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
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
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
... Levothyroxine 75mcg to restart but latest test was 20.0 on lab test. What would cause this. Dr now wants me to take 1gr and test in 1 month. Are there other tests that might show a cause, rather ...
Posted 16 Apr 2015 • 1 answer
My resting pulse rate went up to 115 :( I have halved my dose and pulse rate has slowed down but I'm worried I'm not having enough. Any thoughts please
Posted 26 Mar 2015 • 0 answers
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 15 Jan 2015 • 4 answers
I am on Armour thyroid medicine (60 mg./day) and am wondering if the gamma oryzanol would have a negative effect on my thyroid.
Posted 19 Mar 2015 • 0 answers
it looks like i am gaining weight on cymbalta my pain did not change i have fibromyalgia
Posted 29 Apr 2011 • 6 answers
I had no symptoms, but Dr. says blood tests show I'm hypothyroid. TSH slightly above target range; other numbers are low but within normal range. I felt FINE until I started taking meds. Dr. ...
Posted 14 Feb 2015 • 0 answers
I have no throid,have to take meds daily,rest of my life,have diabilty ins,Medicare,but have refused to pay for my armour throid,the only Med I take,I don't no why they charge me 104$ a month ...
Posted 10 Feb 2015 • 2 answers
... changed my life. My energy came back my weight began to come off. Now ny tSh is 0.0 and dr wants to cut back my 120 moms from 7 days to 6 days will I get sluggish again and gain weight. Or is it ...
Posted 10 Feb 2015 • 1 answer
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 26 Jan 2015 • 1 answer
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 • 1 answer
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