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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 10 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 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 ...

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 ...

Body temp between 34 and 35.6 degrees for months. 100 mpg levothroxine, bloods OK. How raise temp?

Posted 8 days ago by Gypsygill 1 answer

I'm 64, excellent health, strong and fit. How can I raise by body temp? Everything else seems OK.

Hashimoto's Disease - I have been treated for Hashimoto's with Armor for 3-4 years now. Yet the?

Posted 14 days ago by JorjaM5 0 answers

... depression, anxiety, no energy, too little or too much sleep, and the worst, my memory and concentration are robbing me of my life. I recently left my job because I am making so many mistakes that I didn't even realize. I don't dare to do it anymore because I am a nurse and can't ...

Does anyone know of a Hashimoto's expert in AZ that is an MD?

Posted 28 Jun 2017 by vjwright 0 answers

I am able to find quite a few Naturopaths (that only prescribe Armour not Levothiroxine) or Chiropractors. Although I am sure that they have credible ideas my medical support staff won't utilize their solutions.

Levothyroxine - Hashimoto at kids age 10?

Posted 27 Jun 2017 by Qenan 0 answers

Hello My daughter was diagnosed with Hashimoto disease and takes daily Eyrothirox 25 mg per day Any additional info will help

Is it okay to take levothyroxine 3 hours earlier than usual?

Posted 12 May 2017 by Mareenaedler 1 answer

I just started taking 25 mcg about a week ago at 10 a.m. I realized this is too late and interfering with my day. So today decided I'd take it everyday at 7 a.m. is it okay I took it 3 hours earlier to start this routine?

What is going on with my TSH level?

Posted 1 May 2017 by aimeelauren 0 answers

Hi all, I'm a 23 year old female who was diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease a little over a year ago. I went to an endocrinologist who started me on brand name Synthroid 25 mcg. My TSH went from a little over normal (~4.5) to around 2.4, which is great! However, the endo ideally wanted ...

Doubling up on levothyroxine?

Posted 26 Apr 2017 by emo_wifey 0 answers

I have been taking levothyroxine (generic, not Synthroid) for about three years. When I first started, my doctor said if I miss, to catch up what I miss. He said he even has a patient who takes the weekly amount once a week. Because of this I am a little lax on taking it and catch up 2-3 at a time. ...

Synthroid - Help please! Severe reactions to thyroid meds after 20 years of taking them?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by bestwon 1 answer

I had been taking synthroid for the past 20 years when in May of 2011 it started causing severe stomach issues. I have been in mexedema more times than I care to count, I could tolerate it for a few months then have to stop a while which then sends me into mexedema restart and do it all over. My ...

Help I was put on Eutirox 50 mg. Is Synthroid better? Can I switch?

Posted 31 Mar 2017 by SG4 0 answers

Hi.. I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's and put on Eutirox. I felt great at first and was so excited to have my brain and energy back but I have had two bouts with brain fog, screaching headache and pain once again within a month and a half. Can I switch to Synthroid as I am reading it is ...

Zithromax and Thyroid med levothyroxin?

Posted 8 Mar 2017 by sophiemario 0 answers

Does a Z pack block Thyroid meds? I recently had a Zpack for bronchitis, within days energy levels were very high, after Z pack over with I noticed my thyroid tiredness was back and cough gone.

Has anyone had a drastic increase in levothyroxine dosage?

Posted 9 Feb 2017 by MaddieC 2 answers

I have a doctor new to me and he increased my dosage from 75mcgs to 200mcgs to begin tomorrow. Seems a little drastic to me. I have never been above 125mcgs and I'm concerned.

Is levothyroxine really that bad?

Posted 11 Oct 2016 by Pamela0106 7 answers

Hi, A week ago I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism after suffering ridiculous health issues for the last 18-24 months - tiredness, stress/anxiety, mental slowing, weight gain, stomach issues, constipation (if not the complete opposite!) constantly freezing cold, muscle aches and pains and ...

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