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Posted 28 Jul 2014 by • 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
Posted 16 Mar 2011 by • 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 ...
Posted 1 Jun 2012 by • 22 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 ...
Posted 4 days ago by • 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. ...
Posted 31 Mar 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 10 Feb 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 8 Mar 2017 by • 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.
Posted 9 Feb 2017 by • 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.
Posted 11 Oct 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 9 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 2 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
... emotional. Stare and cant think straight... Feeling helpless. No one understands. Sorry just needed to get off my chest. On medicines and supplements. Work for bit then starts over again. Don't want to be like this. Any coping stategies anyone can please share?
Posted 19 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I have a cough with a very sore throat, it feels like its hard to breathe, my neck feels tight and the more I cough the tighter it seems to be getting - problem is, I suffer from hashimotos thyroiditis. Should I be alarmed? Do I need to go to the doctor?
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 • 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?
Posted 29 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
I was on Nature-thyroid manufactured by RLC labs now I went from 16.25 to Nature-thyroid 32.5 mg by Western RE. All my joints are aching so bad. I called the pharmacy and they say it's the same med? Is it?
Posted 21 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
... anyone had this?
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