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Posted 16 Mar 2011 by • 16 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 ...
Posted 16 Aug 2010 by • 7 answers
finding it is not working for me and I am even more tired than before. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
Posted 31 May 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 30 Dec 2013 by • 3 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 ...
Posted 9 Sep 2010 by • 1 answer
I recently switched from Levothyroxin to Armour. I have a friend who also takes it and she was advised to take the medication four hours before eating or taking other medications. I did not receive this same information. Are there specifics about taking Armour?
Posted 13 Aug 2013 by • 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.
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Posted 6 days ago by • 0 answers
Has anyone experienced temperature fluctuations 90.5° to 96.8°? Happening more so when energy is exerted.
Posted 25 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
Posted 7 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
... suffer from Hashimoto's Thyroiditis and of course, my T4 does not convert. Every time a doctor has insisted on lowering my dosage to 100mg of Armour Thyroid, my TSH Level is 0.547 (normal) and my T4 decreases to 0.79 and lower (below normal). I don't understand why the doctors want ...
Posted 6 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
Should I take 30 I have only 1 side effect memory loss.
Posted 13 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I live in France, where can I get this medication please, I need to change from Levothyrox 100mg day.
Posted 31 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
I get 60mg of armyur thyroid made by ACTAVIS and 15mg made by Forest-are the ingredients the same in both pills? The pharmacy has so many of the 15mg they are probablyy trying to get rid of! I'm thinking of changing to Nature-throid it is much less expensive and by taking 4 tablets a day of ...
Posted 21 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 2 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I just picked up my refill today and it went up to $53.50 for a 60 day supply. My last refill cost $44 and change. When I first started this medication a little over 2 years ago, I was only paying $8 for a 60 day supply. My dosage is 60 mg.
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