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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 4 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 day..my left hand has ...

Posted 26 Aug 2009 2 answers

Thyroid Disease - I was just diagnosed with an underactive thyroid?

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

Underactive Thyroid - Weight gain has always been a concern for me so when I was diagnosed with?

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 3 answers

Thyroid Disease - I lost my thyroid to cancer in July 2014. I started out on Levothyroxine which did

... not get my TSH labs low enough. I also tried Synthroid. I felt terrible. I had Dr switch me to Armour. MyTSH went to high and other lab numbers went far to low but I felt fantastic?. I even lost ...

Posted 20 hours ago 0 answers

Effects of no synthroid to take and no thyroid due to cancer?

I had my thyroid and 3 lymphnodes removed in 2010. After almost a year of not getting the right doseage they settled on 150's. After moving to another state I found a new doctor to take over and ...

Posted 8 days ago 1 answer

Has anyone been taking synthroid and Qsymia ?

I am trying to loose some weight I take synthroid 100 mg and want to start taking Qsymia wanted to see if anyone has been taking those to medications and what Is your experience taking them?any ...

Posted 17 hours ago 0 answers

I want to know if cytomel makes it too hard for doctors to read my blood/lab results?

I am taking 25mic of cytomel along with 100 mics of Synthroid. My endocrinologist is not a fan of cytomel and I am his only patient on it. I have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis. I am also in pain ...

Posted 11 days ago 2 answers

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