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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 - 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

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

I started armour thyroid about 4 weeks ago?

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 6 days ago 0 answers

Is it alright to take gamma oryzanol with hypothyroidism?

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 14 days ago 0 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 15 Jan 2015 4 answers

I have no income and cannot pay for armour thyroid,I had surgery to remove,where can I get help?

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

Bad reaction to Armour Thyroid for boardline hypothyroidism?

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

Armour Thyroid - Had thyroid cancer synth round did not work. Started arm our thyroid felt it?

... 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

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 20 Jan 2015 1 answer

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 1 answer

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