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Contrave - Is this prescribed in the UK?

Posted 21 Jul 2017 by Weighloss 0 answers

I have hypothyroidism and asked my doctor about Contrave. He says it's not licensed to be prescribed in the UK. Is he fobbing me off?

I have low thyroid but for a month now I have been gaining water weight. Why?

Posted 18 Jun 2017 by Sweetness38 1 answer

I don't understand why I have low thyroid and for a month now I have been gaining water weight - why? My doctor raised my thyroid meds and I also take Lasix 40 mg for the water, so what's wrong. Am I ever going to lose the water weight? Do I stop drinking water?

I was on 100 mcg levothyroxine my endo changed the dose to 112 mcg now I'm having headaches every da

Posted 27 Jan 2017 by pspringer 1 answer

Day and my menstrual cycle just came back after 2 week's of a regular cycle can someone please give me some advice on what to do

Is it okay to take levothyroxine 3 hours earlier than usual?

Posted 12 May 2017 by Mareenaedler 1 answer

I just started taking 25 mcg about a week ago at 10 a.m. I realized this is too late and interfering with my day. So today decided I'd take it everyday at 7 a.m. is it okay I took it 3 hours earlier to start this routine?

What is the procedure in transitioning from lithium to another medication for bipolar disorder?

Posted 27 Apr 2017 by kdhead61 2 answers

Used lithium for 33 yrs. Now have hypothyroidism.

Where can you get levothyroxine?

Posted 4 May 2017 by Sworn 1 answer

I just moved to Florida from NY. It was a situation that had happen immediately and I had no time to grab my things. I've had my medication since March and apparently my doctor can't prescribe it here in Florida to a pharmacy? My dosage is 25 mg and I've been on it since I was 13 and ...

Has anyone lost weight on Levothyroxine?

Posted 12 Feb 2015 by mc93 1 answer

I was diagnosed with subclinical hypothyroidism after my TSH level was found to be 6.89 about a month ago (T3 and T4 were normal). I started on 25MCG of Levothyroxine, but on the third week I realized I was starting to feel awful. I developed feelings of anxiety, depression, irritability and I ...

Doubling up on levothyroxine?

Posted 26 Apr 2017 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. ...

What is going on with my TSH level?

Posted 1 May 2017 by aimeelauren 0 answers

Hi all, I'm a 23 year old female who was diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease a little over a year ago. I went to an endocrinologist who started me on brand name Synthroid 25 mcg. My TSH went from a little over normal (~4.5) to around 2.4, which is great! However, the endo ideally wanted ...

Can Armour Thyroid cause high blood pressure?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by Diane-12 1 answer

Has anyone heard of Lexapro keeping you from losing weight?

Posted 1 Mar 2017 by Kristyweldon 1 answer

I have been on Lexapro for about a year now. I also have hypothyroidism so when I went to my doctor about a week ago she told me that she has had several patients who have had trouble losing weight and everyone of them were on Lexapro. Has anyone ever heard of this? Also I've been on the ...

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.

Levothyroxine - Has anyone had a case of hives?

Posted 28 Apr 2017 by kp27 0 answers

I have taken this for many years probably from many different mfgrs. It's been Lannett for 5 yrs. My numbers are good but I now have hives and it's driving me nuts. Help

Hypothyroidism - Euthyrox (levothyroxine ) dosage - 100 mcg, three times or 50 mcg 6 days a week ?

Posted 20 Feb 2017 by xtera 1 answer

... Is there any difference if ingesting Euthyrox (levothyroxine ) 100mcg, three times a week, instead of 50 mcg 6 times a week for a consolidated dosage of 300 mcg per week?

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