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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 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 ...

Doubling up on levothyroxine?

Posted 4 days ago 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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hashimoto's Disease - I feel like Im going crazy..Pain and swelling-crazy ups and downs. terribly?

Posted 2 Dec 2016 by MMomma2 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?

Hashimoto's Disease - What, if any, are the risks with having a sore throat with hashimotos?

Posted 19 Sep 2016 by Mechell1971 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 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?

Is nature-thyroid the same if it is produced by Forest labs or RLC?

Posted 29 Oct 2016 by Reenie B 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?

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