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How long to feel the affects after starting Armour?

Posted 16 Mar 2011 by swhitt21 10 answers

I was just diagnosed with hypothyroidism, with a TSH of 8.6. My doctor started me on 30mg of Armour Thyroid, and asked that I come back in 6 weeks for another blood test to determine if I will need a different dose. Today is the 5th day I have taken it (in the am on an empty stomach, 3 hrs before ...

Armour Thyroid - How do I find a doc who will prescribe Armour?

Posted 31 May 2013 by zimexlady 2 answers

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 for 16 years and i felt super. Then my insurance plan dripped coverage of Synthroid and I was put on levothyroxine. Changed docs, who lowered my ...

Armour Thyroid - Re: armour dosage messing up my sleep?

Posted 30 Dec 2013 by Isreal1948 2 answers

Hi... I've been on 3 grains (180 mg) of armour thyroid for about 2 yrs now (taking it all in the morning). Thought I was doing great. Hair was super thick, & lots of energy... sleep wasn't great & pulse rate a little high. Kept me up at night if I took it twice a day & I ...

When to take Armour Thyroid?

Posted 13 Aug 2013 by Jules5668 1 answer

When is it best to take Armour Thyroid? I have heard varied answers describing in the morning, and at night. As well as on an empty stomach or that it doesn't matter.

How do I switch from synthroid to armour? I currently take 75 mg of synthroid once a day but am?

Posted 16 Aug 2010 by blueeyes3074 4 answers

finding it is not working for me and I am even more tired than before. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

Levothyroxine - Armour Thyroid is no longer available?

Posted 13 hours ago by liholly 0 answers

About me - 40y/o female, healthy, vegetarian, exercise regularly, normal weight/BMI, no prescriptions or other medical conditions. I discovered low thyroid around 33y/o with fatigue and dizzy spells. GP ran blood found T3 low but not T4 (or vice versa) and prescribed Armour. Continued on it for ...

Armour Thyroid - Ringing in the ears?

Posted 3 Sep 2016 by Juliejmn 1 answer

Does anyone else get a buzzing or ringing in the ears from Hashimoto's or after using armor? I never had it before and it getting progressively worse. I have taken armor for about five years and felt fine for the first three years or so. Then I started having feelings of anxiety, rapid ...

How much Armour Thyroid should you start out with after having your thyroid removed ?

Posted 19 days ago by celdan92 0 answers

I am having my thyroid removed. I would like to start on Armour right after. I'm not sure if you should start on the lower end and build up or jump right into a higher dose you would more likely be taking all the time (and what would that be?)

Armour Thyroid - What does WP stand for ref. Switching from amour thyroid to wp?

Posted 4 Sep 2016 by Blondycat 0 answers

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Armour Thyroid - My thyroid was removed several years ago because of thyroid cancer. My prescription

Posted 26 Jun 2016 by Marji_54 0 answers

... is for, alternating days, 60 and 90 mg. I feel horribly exhausted all the time and cannot lose any weight even if I eat almost nothing, I am actually gaining weight. I recently read that the normal dosage for someone with hypothyroidism is 3 to 5 grains of Armor Thyroid. I looked up the ...

Armour Thyroid - How to take split doses of armor?

Posted 29 Jun 2016 by carolinehughes 0 answers

I take 15mg twice daily

Armour Thyroid - Armor Thyroid Reliability and Pregnancy?

Posted 2 May 2016 by Autumn_wind 1 answer

I have moved several times and been to several doctors while taking Armor Thyroid. However, after this latest move, it seems like every doctor I visit is convinced of its inability to deliver a fixed amount of the hormone daily. My endocrinologist has gone so far as to say she would refuse to treat ...

Armour Thyroid - what other pharmaceutical companies carries Armour besides Forrest?

Posted 22 Dec 2015 by Starlite20k 0 answers

I heard Forrest Pharmaceuticals reformulated the best drug on the market. Then uped the price. I need the old formulated drug, called Armour. Where can I get it here in the U.S.A.

Armour Thyroid - I read that "older adults" shouldn't take Armour. Can someone tell me if this is?

Posted 28 Aug 2015 by Skrj 1 answer

... true and/or if it's dangerous. I have been on synthroid for 24 yrs. and just about to start on Armour. Now I'm concerned

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