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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 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 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 ...

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

Posted 1 day 23 hours ago 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 ...

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

Posted 11 days ago by 61 Susan 0 answers

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 ...

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

Posted 15 days ago 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?

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 ...

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.

Armour Thyroid - Body temperature fluctuations?

Posted 17 Mar 2018 by Journey34 0 answers

Has anyone experienced temperature fluctuations 90.5° to 96.8°? Happening more so when energy is exerted.

Saxenda not working 3 weeks in?

Posted 22 Feb 2018 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 ...

NP Thyroid - Is it normal to be achy when starting NP? Should I continue?

Posted 27 Feb 2018 by Chrissy L 0 answers

This is my first experience with NDT. I was originally prescribed Armour, but my insurance doesn’t cover it. It took me YEARS to find a doctor who would consider an NDT. Now I’m so confused about whether I’m taking the right one. I just cannot lose more time to this disease! I ...

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?

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