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

Posted 3 Feb 2012 by SandyBeGood 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?

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

Posted 15 Jan 2015 by Ps2714 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 by Wispy46 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 ...

Levothyroxine makes me gained weight?

Posted 22 May 2017 by Furball101 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 ...

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

Posted 16 Aug 2014 by Anne Francis 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 by mokiwolf 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 by njchen24 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.

I am allergic to iodine. Is Soma OK for me to take?

Posted 8 days ago by greggi36 0 answers

I have allergies to all iodine oral and topical. Is Soma safe for me to take?

Hi everyone, Here's an update on my cancer treatment?

Posted 15 Mar 2012 by smileyhappy 6 answers

I started Low iodine diet since March 12th until April 1st. Then I was lucky that Thyrogen was made available last week. I get a Thyrogen shot March 26 and 27th. Then Rai (Radioactive Iodine treatment) on March 28th. Then I start Isolation at home until April 2nd. I have to stay 6 feet away from ...

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

Posted 5 Apr 2012 by paulagmeyer 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 ...

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

Posted 28 Mar 2012 by lovemyGRANDS 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 ...

Does Adderral XR contain any iodine?

Posted 19 Oct 2014 by TPColeman42 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!

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 by Tried of this 2 answers

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

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