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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

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 4 days ago 2 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 day..my left hand has ...

Posted 26 Aug 2009 2 answers

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 6 days ago 0 answers

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

Has anyone switched from Synthroid to a natural thyroid hormone like Armour?

There is so much conflicting info on natural thyroid hormones that I'd like to find a real person who has switched from Synthroid to something like Armour. On some sites it says that Armour is ...

Posted 26 Oct 2014 2 answers

Cytomel - I was treated over 30 years ago for hyperthyroidism with radioactive iodine. I am?

... currently 58 and very healthy otherwise, bike, swim and work out regularly. I Was on synthroid up until a year ago when my primary switched me to cytomil. My dosage was increased to 50mcg/2xday. ...

Posted 24 Oct 2014 2 answers

After taking Synthroid at ^ am in the morning how long should I wait to takemy psch meds to make th?

I take Abilify, Lorazepam and Seroquel Ialso take Lisinopril for HBP I also like to eat cereal with milk for breakfast after my meds... how long should I wait before taking calcium?

Posted 24 Oct 2014 1 answer

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