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Posted 12 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
Taking nature thyroid for 2 years. All my low thyroid symptoms are back. Getting blood work done in the morning... do I take my thyroid meds prior to the blood work?
Posted 5 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I ran out of my levothyroxine 2 weeks ago and just received my refill. Should I start taking the normal dose, or would it be at all beneficial to take 2 in order to kind of jump start my system again?
Posted 2 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
I have taken Armour Thyroid for about 4 months now started out on 30 my tsh was 2 my free 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?
I have been prescribed prednisone as a result of a craniopharyngioma eight years ago. The operation?
Posted 22 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
... was a complete success, but the post op radiation treatment knocked out my pituitary. The endocrinologist said I would be on it for life (along with levothyroxine), and said that I MUST continue taking it or I risk "crashing". Is there any way to get a lifetime prescription so that if ...
Posted 30 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
Hi, I take 75 mcg of levothyroxine for my hypothyroidism. I happened to miss 5 days of my medicine and I took double the dosage (75 mcg*2= 150 mcg) for next 5 days without having more knowledge about taking double dosage for 5 days. After 2.5 weeks, I started having light headedness during nights ...
Posted 3 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
Does anyone else get a buzzing or ringing in the ears from Hashimoto's or after using armor? I never had it before and it getting progressively worse. I have taken armor for about five years and felt fine for the first three years or so. Then I started having feelings of anxiety, rapid ...
Posted 12 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
Is there any other kind of thyroid medicine that don't cause any weight gain
Posted 25 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
About me - 40y/o female, healthy, vegetarian, exercise regularly, normal weight/BMI, no prescriptions or other medical conditions. I discovered low thyroid around 33y/o with fatigue and dizzy spells. GP ran blood found T3 low but not T4 (or vice versa) and prescribed Armour. Continued on it for ...
Posted 10 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
I have Hypothyroidism since I was 16 (I am 29 now) and have been taking Synthroid ever since. My prescribed dose has been 100mg a day; however, recently, I am feeling like this is not working. I am tired and sleepy all the time. I tried taking 200mg daily instead and I have more energy and feel ...
Posted 7 Aug 2013 by • 2 answers
... months and is constantly upping my dose a little at a time (currently to 175 mcg of levothyroxine) and i'm still at a high # in bloodwork. I'm only 22 years old. How long does this take to get it at an acceptable level? So frustrating
Posted 11 Aug 2016 by • 2 answers
What is the recommended wait time between taking the NP Thyroid and eating breakfast? Would that be 30 minutes or an hour? Thirty minutes really makes a difference with me. Thanks!
Posted 10 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
standard range T4free 0.60 - 1.70 question is 1.85 too much medication? T3free 2.57 - 4.43 question is 2.10 not enough medication? TSH 0.320 - 5.500 question is 0.008 not enough medication I would like to be in the middle of the range. I have not found info what is over or under med. My thyroid ...
Posted 18 Aug 2016 by • 3 answers
Posted 17 Aug 2016 by • 3 answers
and then Synthroid and I could not tolerate either medications. I had severe headaches, was up for almost a month, anxiety with other horrible psyc feelings, and nausea. We even tried half of the lowest dose 3 times a week. I have all the hypothyroid symptoms. My tsh was 4.57. I am getting ...
Posted 4 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
In the last year I've been on quite a crazy rollercoaster ride courtesy of my thyroid. In July 2015, I diagnosed with Grave's disease and put on a suppressor. After ultrasound, uptake scan, and biopsies; I had ablation May 2016 and now I have hypothyroidism. In just 3 short months I have ...
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