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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 5 days ago 1 answer

Change to Armour after 25 years on Syntheroid... feel terrible?

HI, I am a 59 yo male with a myriad of auto immune problems such as Lupus, Hashimots, Hypothyroidism, Raynauds etc. Since 2006 I have had 14 Heart procedures with 2 CVA,s, I have 16 stents and a ...

Posted 10 days ago 1 answer

Anyone have nausea when first taking Cytomel?

I have been on Synthroid 40+ years. Dr just added the Cytomel yesterday to see if I might feel better. I'm Panhypopit, secondary adrenal insufficiency (Addison's), had Graves but treated ...

Posted 13 days ago 1 answer

Synthroid - I have been on 75 mcg for 4 months. My body feels like it is dying now. I felt fine?

... before. Now so tired, depressed, anxious and my bones/joints scream out with pain from head to toe. It's so bad I can't get off the couch. My endo says blood levels are perfect. GP says ...

Posted 6 Jul 2014 2 answers

Is it O.K. to take Lisinopril and Synthroid at the same time 1 hour before eating breakfast?

These are the only two prescription meds I take. Am wondering if there could be an interaction between them?

Posted 10 days ago 0 answers

Are there any statin or diabetes medications that help people lose weight, not gain weight?

I've improved my diet & work out 5 days per week, but cannot get the weight off. I also take Synthroid & Benicar.

Posted 10 Jul 2014 1 answer

Any known vision issues with linzess?

Taking linzess for about 4 months, also synthroid, klonopan, Lexapro, rebif over several years for ms. Vision is blury, eyes feel heavy and ache.

Posted 24 Jun 2014 1 answer

How much synthyroid or generic should you take if you have no thyroid?

I had my thyroid removed because : 1) Goiter could not be removed without removing thyroid 2) One side of thyroid growing new nodules 3) One side of thyroid growing cancer cells

Posted 20 Jun 2014 1 answer

Did seeing an endocrinologist for your hypothyroidism help?

I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 6 years ago, and still have symptoms and my primary care physician has not been able to find the right dose of Synthroid for me. I am getting fed up and am finally ...

Posted 2 Jun 2014 3 answers

I have been taking synthroid (levothyroxine) for about a month now. I have noticed a lot of?

... increased oiliness on my face, looks like my face is swelling, and I have gained 10 pounds in that time. I have even started to exercise more and I just want to know if this is normal and will it ...

Posted 20 May 2014 1 answer

Have a question about my throid levels (TSH) taking synthroid?

Normal levels are suppose to be 0.40 to 4.50. August of 2013 my level was 1.62. It was just checked this week and came back at 8.65. What on earth could have happened to make it go up that high and ...

Posted 1 May 2014 1 answer

Is anyone taking Belviq with Zoloft?

I take 100mg of Zoloft per day and am concerned about starting Belviq although my doctor says that I should not have a problem. I also take 100mcg of Synthroid per day for Hypothyroidism. Anything I ...

Posted 3 Apr 2014 0 answers

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