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Can alcohol be drunk when a person is taking 50 mcg/day of euthyrox?

Have taken this med for 2 years due to hypothyroidism and sometimes I drink wine, beer or rum in the evening. Is this safe or are there side-effects. Cannot find any information in the document ...

Posted 7 Jul 2013 1 answer

Hypothyroidism - Anyone had really bad joint pain/swelling? I've been on levothyroxine now for 2?

... weeks and it feels like my joint pain is worse. I'm 29 and I feel like at times I can barely walk due to the pain. How long until this goes away?? It's mainly in my fingers and in my ...

Posted 26 Jul 2013 1 answer

Is eating a high fiber cereal (14 g fiber) OK while taking 50mcg levothyroxin before b-fast?

I am almost 64 and female and have just started taking a med for low thyroid levels. Also, would having 550 g of calcium (from juice and almond milk) be too much calcium for b-fast? I am now taking ...

Posted 28 May 2013 2 answers

Is anyone taking liothyronine (cytomel) and breastfeeding? Worried?

My dr has prescribed me liothyronine t3 thyroid replacement for hypothyroidism. I am breastfeeding a 1 y.o. conflicting studies say its fine to take with others saying it's unsafe. Even my ...

Posted 4 Jul 2013 1 answer


Revlimid - I am having hard time losing weight and actually gaining a little. could it be?

... subclinical hypothyroidism. any advantage in taking a very small dose of thyroid replacement. TSH is normal

Posted 22 Jun 2013 1 answer

Could my hives be related to my hypothyroid and/or HRT?

I take levothyroxine for hypothyroid. I'm also taking estrogen and progesterone for symptoms of menopause. I have been experiencing fairly severe and unexplained hives for approx. 4 mos. Could ...

Posted 1 Apr 2013 5 answers

Been on votrient 3 weeks have to stop it for a week or 2 due to hypothyroidism primary?

doc put me on 25mg of levothyroxine has this happen to anyone else

Posted 22 Jun 2013 0 answers

When can I stop using Euthyrox or do I have to use it forever?

Had A thyroidectomy when I was 40 now i am 52. Graves diagnosis. Sometimes when I take my normal dose of 50ug daily it gives me heart pulputations and short breath, then I bring it down to 25ug then ...

Posted 10 Dec 2012 1 answer

I am fixing to start Levothyroxine 50 mcg after just being diagnosed with hypothyroidism. My number?

... was in the 7's. Will I lose these unwanted 25 pounds that i gained proir to diagnosis? I can't gain anymore!!

Posted 10 Apr 2013 2 answers


Armour Thyroid - I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 20 years ago. I was put on sythroid which later

... became levoxyl. I was on .0175 mcg for years. I was having issues with weight gain for no reason. I strated a gluten free diet because I had so many intestinal issues, which was the best decidion ...

Posted 17 May 2013 1 answer

Has anyone ever experienced swollen thighs from Synthroid? Thanks for any help?

Hi, I have been taking synthroid for 12 years, and this Friday my thighs have swelled up. Very nervous since I can not get in touch with the doctor since it is the weekend. Also I was just put on a ...

Posted 8 Jun 2013 1 answer

Since I've been taking Levothyroxine I sweat more and my hot-flashes are on 10. My body odor is very

... strong and I can taste it. It is very uncomfortable and now since they have moved me up to 100mcg's I'm nauseous and I don't have any type of appetite. I'm not losing any ...

Posted 15 Nov 2012 2 answers

Hypothyroidism - After Thyroid Removal - I have to stop taking levothyroxine for 4 weeks due to an?

... upcoming thyroid scan. Is this wise?

Posted 8 Feb 2013 2 answers

It is my first time taking Synthroid, I took it around 8pm and it's 1:35am right now. I feel tired?

... and headachey, but I can't sleep at all. Reading (which usually puts me right to sleep) didn't work. I also have a nasty case of dry mouth... And I'm pretty thirsty. I'm ...

Posted 29 Aug 2012 4 answers

I have been on Synthroid since 2001 and my doctor recently changed it to Levoxyl?

Are the side effects different and what can I expect from the change? My dosage is still 50mcg daily.

Posted 14 Mar 2013 1 answer

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