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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 15 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 17 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 4 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 ...

I have been on 150 Armour Thyroid twice a day for over a month. High heart rate and rapid weight....

Posted 12 Jul 2018 by Hashimom 0 answers

... loss. I still have a thyroid. Was taking 135 mcg daily synyhroid for hashimotos. Started Armour Thyroid in April at 90 twice daily. Gradual updosed to the 150 twice daily. Horrible heart racing. And no blood work done yet! Its July. When I asked the doctor about it they requested I cut back. ...

Stopping Levothyroxine 0.05mg. after 5 months?

Posted 9 Jul 2018 by Annmarie Zima 0 answers

Can I stop taking levothyroxine 0.05? My tests show that I was just slightly low due to a recent illness. I'm better now. This has happened before a couple of times. The doctors just said to stop.

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

Posted 4 Feb 2018 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?

Hypothyroidism - I am a hypothyroid patient who has been treated with Nature-Throid for years....

Posted 3 Apr 2018 by G Mc 1 answer

... until recently. My doctor quit her practice and around the same time, RLC Labs, manufacturer of Nature-Throid, stopped producing their product in varying doses. The dose I was prescribed is no longer available. They have taken all doses off the market, but plan to re-introduce it only in the 1 ...

How effective is NP Thyroid by Acella compared to Nature-Throid?

Posted 19 Jun 2018 by G Mc 0 answers

What would the conversion amount be from Nature-throid by RLC Labs, in comparison with NP Thyroid by Acella? More or less side effects with one compared with the other?

What is a low dose of levothyroxine? What is a high dose?

Posted 8 May 2018 by Connijo 0 answers

I'm finding this whole thyroid meds confusing! I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 12 years ago. My dose had not changed in that time! Wouldn't my body be building up an immunity to that? What would happen if I just quit taking it?

Can I get some clarification on foods to avoid with Synthroid?

Posted 21 May 2018 by blw1964 1 answer

I have just started taking Synthroid. I have read a lot of helpful information regarding foods to avoid and when it is okay to eat them but even so, I am a little unclear on a couple of things. First of all, I usually have a smoothie with almond milk in the morning. The almond milk has added ...

Levothyroxine - Has changing your diet to treat Hashimoto's disease increased thyroid function to...

Posted 31 May 2018 by 1Wildcard 0 answers

... the point that medication is no longer required?

What are the side effects of going without 100 mg levothyroxine for 2-3 weeks?

Posted 12 May 2018 by 61 Susan 1 answer

I have been on 48 mg Nature Throid for years (10 +) 5 months ago it became unavailable. I was put on 65 mg levothyroxine, then a month later it was increased to 100 mg. I have not been sleeping since being on the levothyroxine. i.e. still awake at 1 a.m. and waking up to 4 x's a night and not ...

I've been on levothyroxine for 3 months and I'm losing hair extremely bad. Is this the medication?

Posted 12 Mar 2018 by MsT60 1 answer

Do I need certain supplements? I'm very concerned. My scalp is visible.

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