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How long to feel the affects after starting Armour?

Posted 16 Mar 2011 by swhitt21 12 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 ...

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 5 answers

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

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 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 ...

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.

When is the best time to take Armour thyroid?

Posted 9 Sep 2010 by onthego 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?

My pharmacist gives me 15mg.armour thyroid MADE by Forest and 60mg. made by actavis are ingredient?

Posted 31 Mar 2017 by George23 0 answers

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 ...

Can Armour Thyroid cause high blood pressure?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by Diane-12 0 answers

Is 60 mg of Armour considered a low dosage to start out on or should I reduce it to 30 mg for a few?

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by diane1 0 answers

... days? I was on 112 mcg levothyroxine for 8 years. Dr gave me 60 mg but everything I am reading suggest to start out on 30 mg

Why is Armour Thyroid medication so expensive?

Posted 2 Feb 2017 by not a happy camper 0 answers

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.

Can I take meloxicam with Armour thyroid safely?

Posted 2 Jan 2017 by Amy_a1762 1 answer

I broke a bone in my foot and was prescribed this as part of my treatment.

Can I take garcinia with Armour thyroid?

Posted 26 Dec 2016 by Rcolwell42 0 answers

I also take metformin

I have taken Armour Thyroid for about 4 months now started out on 30 my tsh was 2 something my free?

Posted 2 Nov 2016 by keishak92 0 answers

... t4 was low .80 and my t3 was normal. increased dose due to pregnancy to 45 my tsh is now under 1 my t3 is still in normal range but my free t4 is now .70 why does it keep lowering when my dose is increased?

Does Armour Thyroid have gluten in it?

Posted 13 Oct 2016 by Dina Bieker FNP 1 answer

Does Armour Thyroid have gluten in it?

Levothyroxine - Armour Thyroid is no longer available?

Posted 25 Sep 2016 by liholly 2 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 ...

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