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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 • 7 answers
I have not been put on any medication yet (I am going at the end of this week for that), but I have not been able to loose weight for months. I am overweight already and from what I read synthroid ...
Posted 8 Apr 2013 • 5 answers
Some patients won't substitute the branded drug for a generic, because it does not makes any effect. Why does this happens?
Posted 14 Nov 2012 • 8 answers
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
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
I was taking Synthroid then my insurance decided that they wouldn't cover that drug anymore (only generic) unless the doctor did a lot of paperwork and showed that it was medically necessary. ...
Posted 3 May 2010 • 11 answers
... 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 • 5 answers
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 • 4 answers
... 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
I have found nothing to say it would creat a problem. the dr just wants to give me other meds to counteract what the synthroid is doing, so what will happen if i just quit? The nurse told me to look ...
Posted 15 Nov 2010 • 1 answer
hypothroidism - I was elated because I thought I would feel like a human again and maybe loose some of this weight. I began taking 50mcg synthroid for hypothyroidism back in November 2015 - TSH went ...
Posted 20 Dec 2014 • 4 answers
Tired all the time. Fatigue, depressed, weight gain but stable now. Don't eat much, but can't lose weight. Been on medicine for 2 years now.
Posted 14 days ago • 5 answers
My endocrinologist had me at a dose of 150, which made my TSH 4. As this was too high, she then told me to take 1.5 pills only on Sunday (225 mcg) and take 150 rest of the week. This made my TSH go ...
Posted 11 days ago • 0 answers
My husband was diagnosed with severe hypothyroid and prescribed Synthroid, he has been taking it as prescribed with water only and no food for 30 minutes first thing in the morning. He is still is ...
Posted 27 Mar 2016 • 4 answers
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