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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

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

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

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

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

Hashimoto's disease - Should I get my Thyriod taken out?

... 27 years old and I was diagnosed with Hashi's 4 years ago at the age of 23. I started on 25mcg of Synthroid and finally leveled out at 75mcg. Since then I've had ups and downs with not ...

Posted 27 Mar 2013 3 answers

What can cause hypothyroidism?

I recently was tested and found to have hypothyroidism with a blood level of 12 I am 59yrs of age and up until now have not had a thyroid problem, I have several other medical problems but this is ...

Posted 25 Apr 2013 2 answers

Qsymia - Can I take Qysmia while taking Thyroid Medication for Hypothyroidism?

I have been taking Synthroid and Cytomel for about 3 months now.

Posted 19 Dec 2012 1 answer

Are hot flashes a side effect of synthroid?

I am 36 years old and since I started on synthroid I have been having hot flashes. I do not think I am going into menapause as my family members didn't until they were in their fifties. Could ...

Posted 28 Jul 2012 3 answers

Hypothyroidism- Obese- Cannot Concentrate- SO TIRED, unable to do daily tasks?

hypothyroidism since highschool. I am currently on 250mcg. It seems like such a large dosage after reading other forums. I have had goiters before and had the radioative test and ultrasound in 2006. ...

Posted 26 Jan 2013 2 answers

To all my friends on DC?

I just wanted to take the opportunity to wish everyone on DC a very Happy New Year! I wish you all health, happiness and prosperity this year. I thank you for your unfailing help, support and ...

Posted 1 Jan 2013 14 answers

Just diagnosed as hypothyroid...once I start meds how long till I feel better?

TSH level was 24.8 but I'm 18 lbs underweight. Had a baby 7 months ago. I feel terrible-exhausted, irritable, short term memory, swaying feeling, cold, dry skin, hair, etc. can anyone help me ...

Posted 24 Aug 2012 10 answers

I am getting very confused. I have been taking Liothyronine for about 2 years. I have been told and?

... read to take my meds before TSH bloodwork and other info has said not to take before bloodwork. A very well known pharmacy accidentally gave me 25mg pills mixed in with my 5mg pills. I might have ...

Posted 12 Feb 2013 1 answer

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