Take 75 MCG, exercise daily, eat well
22 Aug 2013
Raised cholesterol or low density lipoprotein cholesterol is not a known side effect of levothyroxine.
- Levothyroxine Information for Consumers
- Levothyroxine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Levothyroxine (detailed)
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I started this medication last fall for an underactive thyroid. Since then I've been packing on the pounds even while watching every bite I take ...
2 answers • 18 Mar 2010
... cholesterol and glucose through diet. My doctor reduced my levothyroxine to 112 mcg and now my cholesterol and sugar levels are elevated. I have ...
1 answer • 12 Nov 2010
I am a 28 year old female who was recently diagnosed with underactive thyroid. My tsh level was 9.75
... and I was immediately put on 50mcg of levothyroxine about 4 weeks ago. IMO symptoms before starting medication was extreme tiredness, depression, ...
12 answers • 22 Sep 2012
I had my yearly physical exam about 2 months ago and was told after having blood work, my thyroid levels were low. I was prescribed Levothyroxine. I ...
3 answers • 20 Mar 2013