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How long does it take for synthroid to show its full effect?

I have been taking it for 2 weeks 125 mcg/day. I have felt no change in symptoms weakness in legs in the morning, no energy, unable to stand or walk for more than 15 mins. and muscle cramps. I tested ...

Posted 24 Mar 2013 3 answers

Does Synthroid cause weight gain?

I have been on Synthroid for a little over two months now, and my thyroid levels are now normal, but I am seem to be gaining weight, especially in my lower abs, and thigh regions. Has anyone else had ...

Posted 5 Jun 2010 2 answers

After a complete thyroidectomy why would they have to continue to lower the dose of synthroid?

I had my thyroid removed several years ago and they have to keep lowering my dose. Ive went from 150 mcg down to 112mcg and never have felt good. This added onto my Fibromyalgia has really done a ...

Posted 21 Jun 2012 3 answers

Synthroid - How long after I eat must I wait to take thyroid meds if I forget to take it?

Some mornings I forget to take my thyroid meds before I eat. How must I wait before I can take it or must I wait till the next day

Posted 28 Jul 2014 2 answers

Confused? Have low TSH so doctor is going to reduce my Synthroid, I thought it would be increased?

I have hypothyroidism for about the last 4 years thanks to Lithium. My question is that I have been on Synthroid 0.112mg (112MCG) tablets and have been doing well until recently. Had my TSH checked ...

Posted 5 Sep 2013 2 answers

Thyroid Disease - Is there any thyroid medication that doesn't cause weight gain? I've been on?

... Synthroid for 6 years. I went from 140 to 165 after taking the medicine. I have been off of it for a few months now and I have gone down to 152 and am terrified of gaining that weight back. It is ...

Posted 3 Apr 2012 4 answers

High Blood Pressure - should I take glucosamine, chondroitin, boron drink for joints?

... when I am taking blood pressure meds I take Benicar 40 mg, 1 a day, Amlodipine 2.5,1 a day, Furosemide 20mg, 1 a day, Simvastatin 40mg, 1 a day and I take synthroid 75, 1 a left hand has ...

Posted 26 Aug 2009 2 answers

Synthroid or Armour?

I'm scheduled to have a total thyroidectomy on Jan. 2,2015 and my ENT told me that I'd be on thyroid hormone replacement medication for the rest of my life so my question is--which is ...

Posted 3 days ago 1 answer

Synthroid - I just been told I have Hyper Thyroid and they gave me Levothroxin 50 mg , I've been?

... bleeding for 3 damn months , when is this going to STOP !

Posted 18 days ago 1 answer

Can I take Tylenol and Synthroid at the same time in the a.m.?

I have back spasms and need to take Tylenol in the morning. I am in the process of medical tests to ascertain why I am now suffering from tachycardia intermittently throughout the day. The tachy and ...

Posted 17 Nov 2014 2 answers

Has anyone been told to stop taking their Synthroid for an amour of time b4 starting a new dose?

I've been told to stop takin my meds for 2 weeks an I'm wondering if I'm the only one that's been told this?

Posted 26 Nov 2014 1 answer

Hypothyroidism - After Thyroid Removal - Armour Thyroid,did it help your Hypo sooner? GP Dr wants me

... on Armour Thyroid. I've never needed it before as my former ENDO was able to balance me by adjusting the Sythroid alone. But this GP Dr has made me hyPER,now hyPO in only a matter of months. ...

Posted 14 Nov 2014 1 answer

Can stopping synthroid make me feel better?

I take so many pills now. Could the cynthroid be the cause of why I feel so bad.

Posted 16 Oct 2014 4 answers

Will synthroid make you feel terrible at first? Is 75mcg too much to start with?

I was just diagnosed with hypothyroidism and prescribed 75mcg synthroid. I have been taking the medicine a week now and feel worse than before I started treatment. I am weak, dizzy, sick to my ...

Posted 30 Oct 2014 1 answer

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