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Is it all-right for me to take a thyroid support supplement while taking the synthroid?

Posted 3 Feb 2012 2 answers

My primary physician put me on Synthroid a number of years due to hypothyroidism. Would it be all-right for me to take a thyroid support supplement contating iodine, selenium, B vitamins, Zinc and several other minerals?

Levothyroxine makes me gained weight?

Posted 22 May 2017 1 answer

I was diagnosed of hyperthyroidism year 2009, I've had the thyroid iodine treatment right after and had 50mcg levothyroxine and 10mcg liothyroxine medicines since then. Weight gain was not an issue until last year, I am 5 feet tall and a 110 pounds but now, my weight gain is going up like ...

Armour Thyroid - Help! Armour is now causing numerous unbearable side effects for me!?

Posted 15 Jan 2015 4 answers

HELP!! I am really suffering here! I was diagnosed with Graves' disease in 1996. Had to swallow radioactive iodine, which I now deeply regret after learning more. I am now turning 46 years old. I spent 15 years on synthroid which resulted in many negative, intolerable side effects and my ...

Is it OK to stop levothyroxine?

Posted 29 Jan 2018 2 answers

Mine started 25 yrs ago with graves desease. Had 2 radio active iodine treatments. My Dr. Now tells me I still. Have a thyroid. I don't feel the medicine makes me feel better. Would like to see if it makes a difference if I stop it. Was on .112, for 20 yrs. Did great on that . Then was changed ...

Can I take Levothyroxine if I'm allergic to iodine, such as in shellfish?

Posted 16 Aug 2014 2 answers

My doctor said I have hypothyroidism, but cannot take Levothyroxine. I am allergic to shellfish.

Negative reaction to the SMELL of iodine?

Posted 7 Aug 2014 4 answers

Earlier in the year, I was at the vet with my elderly cat getting some open and cancerous leisons scrubbed clean. I'm not squemish about blood at all, in fact I was helping him clean up some of it and I'd previously given her plenty of injections and subcue fluids. However, when he ...

Can Betadine 10% povidone iodine solution be used for feminine wash?

Posted 25 Jan 2015 2 answers

I am unable to find VHessential povidone iodine concentrate medicated douche and wonder if I can mix and use the Betadine 10% povidone iodine for feminine wash instead.

Povidone Iodine - My podiatrist gave me a sample of this to use in safe hot water when I soaked my?

Posted 28 Mar 2012 1 answer

... feet to kill some skin fungus. The first few times it was fine, but I bought more at a farm and feed store - same name, same color in a 10% solution and far less expensive than the pharmacy wanted. The second time I used it yesterday (3-26), my feet began to itch, so I removed them after about ...

Nature-Throid - How much Nature Throid should you take if you take .125mcg of Synthroid?

Posted 5 Apr 2012 1 answer

I have been on Synthroid and the generic versions for nearly 30 years. I had Graves Disease in 1988 and was treated with radioactive iodine (twice within two weeks as I vomited the first time after two hours). I am now 48 years old and have become extremely tired. I have gained more than 80 pounds ...

Does Adderral XR contain any iodine?

Posted 19 Oct 2014 2 answers

I'm on a low-iodine diet for pre-radiation treatment, and cannot have any Red dye #3 (which it doesn't have) but I read somewhere it had an added red oxide something? Anyone have a clue? I can't seem to find the ingredients anywhere. Thanks so much in advance!

Is garcinia cambogia bad if I have no thyroid gland?

Posted 23 Oct 2016 1 answer

I had my thyroid burned years ago with radioactive iodine pill after being diagnosed with hyperthyroid disease. I now take levothyroxine to balance my hormonal levels. Im reading how garcinia Cambogia isn't working for people on levothyroxine by causing weight gain and thyroid damage. But will ...

I'm 63 years old had my thyroid removal and supposed to go on a no iodine diet Jan 2 and then do?

Posted 1 Jan 2018 2 answers

And then do radiation iodine. I had stage 3 what happens if I don't do the medication or the iodine diet

I take 125mcg of Levothyroxine for my Hypothyroidism, what dosage of Thyroid Armor would I need?

Posted 7 Mar 2010 1 answer

I got Graves disease in 2002 and had to take the radioactive iodine pill to destroy my thyroid gland. It's taken this long to get to125mcg of Levothyroxine for my Hypothyroidism, what dosage of Thyroid Armor would I need... My weight gain bothers me the most.. I gain and gain & nothing ...

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