i am confused. Is what Im taking generic for synthroid?I am a 59 year and also take 100mg gabapentin caps.my thyroid levels were low according to my bloodwork.Is it okay to take both these meds? The health dept. is who put me on both meds. I have no insurance therefor i cant afford a family dr. or a specialist.Thank you for any information. Jackie
14 Feb 2013
I have better results on synthroid, levoxyl. The brand. Generics vary in dose and for this med I have to be accurate. If cost is a factor then the generic will be ok. My recommendation is the brand for exact dosing. My endocrinologist agrees. I have used the generic and did experience a difference and more frequent adjustments. Karen
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
1 answer • 28 May 2010
baby for 8 months. I know there could be other factors, but we have tried different things and calculating my ovulation cycle. Still nothing. I ...
1 answer • 15 Dec 2010
I have hypothyriodism and I like to know about what I am taking and I would like to know How if there is no "natural" substitute where ...
1 answer • 28 Feb 2011
I do not trust TSH tests and want to TRY Armour after complete thyroid removal 20 years ago. After thyroid removal, my surgeon put me on Synthroid ...
2 answers • 31 May 2013
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 ...
2 answers • 27 Jan 2015