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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

Armour Thyroid - I read that "older adults" shouldn't take Armour. Can someone tell me if this is?

... true and/or if it's dangerous. I have been on synthroid for 24 yrs. and just about to start on Armour. Now I'm concerned

Posted 2 days 14 hours ago 1 answer

I take Armour Thyroid, Topamax, Spironolactone and Linzess?

I know that I need to take Linzess 30 minutes prior to breakfast... but when do I take the other medications. Do I take them an hour before I take the Linzess or with breakfast? I can't take my ...

Posted 12 days ago 0 answers

Armour Thyroid - Educate me on my Thyroid please???

I have recently gotten my new labs in and according to my labs my Thyroid is in excellent or optimal performance. However I have hit a plateau with weight and actually started to put pounds back on. ...

Posted 5 Aug 2015 0 answers

Armour Thyroid - I just had a total thyroidectomy :?

Hi- my thyroidectomy was done about 3 weeks ago, I'm not feeling right, cold feet, tingling finger, crying alot, depressed, I have gain 11 pounds !!! The doctor started me on levothyroxine but ...

Posted 28 Jul 2015 1 answer

I was on Armour Thyroid 20+ yrs when it stopped working, lab tested TSH at 0.0, Dr. changed me to?

... 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

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

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 26 Mar 2015 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

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 19 Mar 2015 0 answers

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