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Synthroid - How long after I eat must I wait to take thyroid meds if I forget to take it?

Posted 28 Jul 2014 by EmilyS86 14 answers

Some mornings I forget to take my thyroid meds before I eat. How must I wait before I can take it or must I wait till the next day

How long to feel the affects after starting Armour?

Posted 16 Mar 2011 by swhitt21 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 ...

Hashimoto's disease - I am in tears! I was diagnosed with Hashimotos 4-5 years ago. I have been?

Posted 1 Jun 2012 by danadu6 24 answers

... feeling terrible the past 6-12 months with the normal syptoms that go along with hypothyroidism/hasimotos. My TSH level is 1.4 I take .100MG Levothyroxine. I just got back from the endocrinologist that I was referred to. He told me that my symptoms are all from depression and that there is no ...

What is the real story behind the recent "shortage" in Nature-Throid?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 by G Mc 3 answers

Is this another one of those instances of making a "shortage" just so they can raise the prices on it when they put it back on the market? I read that RLC Laboratories (the maker of Nature-Throid) claims that they have closed their manufacturing plants temporarily so that they can upgrade ...

What would happen if I just quit my hypothyroid medication called Nature-Throid?

Posted 18 days ago by G Mc 3 answers

There has been a shortage of this medication in my city. It has been on back-order for months here, according to all the pharmacies I have contacted about it. So I just quit taking it. Can this cause me to have increased anxiety?

Saxenda not working 3 weeks in?

Posted 9 hours ago by Ptmummy 0 answers

I’m a 39 year old woman I have hashimotos disease, PCOS and insulin resistance I am 17 kg over weight, and my doctor put me in this drug to give me a bit of help. So far nothing no results at all. I eat 1600-1800 cal per day and have a low carb high plant food and protein diet. I’m a ...

Probiotic and Hashimotos?

Posted 31 Jan 2018 by Hashinomore 0 answers

Hello, I'm a 47 year old female recently diagnosed with Hashimoto's. I am trying to do all I can to get things in my system settled down including probiotics. However, I read that it matters what strain of bacteria you get. Does anyone have any info on Hashimotos and Probiotics?

Hashimoto's Disease - My husband has been diagnosed with hashimoto's encephalopathy. Every 3 months?

Posted 14 Jan 2018 by Cowtruck 0 answers

... his symptoms return and has to be hospitalized and given very high doses of steroids. Is there any other treatments available?

Why are my hypothyroid symptoms worse, despite taking levothyroxine for one year?

Posted 20 Nov 2017 by GeesinD 2 answers

TSH, Ft4, T4, FT3 are all within normal range, although TSH shows very mild hyperthyroidism. I cannot get out of bed, my muscles do not work, my digestion is super sluggish, I have joint pain, am losing my hair in clumps, my nails are crumbling, and now six teeth that have never had a cavity and ...

Has anyone come off their thyroid medication and felt better?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 by G Mc 1 answer

I have been taking Nature-Throid for years. Right now, it is on back-order where I buy it. The company that makes it claims that they are temporarily closed to "upgrade their manufacturing facilities". I have also just been informed that my doctor (nurse practitioner) has closed her ...

What can I take for a decongestant while taking synthroid? Thank you?

Posted 20 Nov 2017 by Peterparker30 1 answer

I have had terrible congestion in my ears and head and am trying to find a decongestant that is safe to take while being on synthroid

I am currently on 120mg Armour Thyroid, my TSH is 0.014 (below normal) and T4 is 1.06 (normal). I?

Posted 7 Nov 2017 by Cvfstone 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 ...

Hashimoto's Disease - I was diagnosed with hashimotos a few days ago and just started taking 100 mg?

Posted 8 Oct 2017 by robinbo 0 answers

... synthroid daily. i've had chronic fatigue for a long time and maybe this is what's been causing that. i don't know anything about this disease or what my first steps should be... any advice? should i see a specialist or just my primary care doctor? what questions should i ask? ...

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