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I am taking Levothyroxine to loose weight I do not have a thyroid problem what are some of the?

Posted 27 Nov 2012 by nickki 116 22 answers

health risk or problems i can encounter using this drug to loose weight

Levothyroxine - What are the effects if you stop taking your thyroid medicine for 2-3 weeks?

Posted 3 Nov 2014 by Bluerosemoon 5 answers

Can you become depressed tired agitated just plain out not feeling good

On levothyroxine, do you also have to wait for morning coffee?

Posted 1 May 2010 by Jovanna 7 answers

My doc said to wait at least 30 mins after the morning pill before the morning coffee (and foods). I have 2 other relatives on thyroid meds and this is not necessary for THEM to do... I am wondering why it is necessary for me! Perhaps the drug they're on makes the difference, if so, I want out ...

Why in some cases levothyroxine is not as effective as Synthroid?

Posted 14 Nov 2012 by Solange319 8 answers

Some patients won't substitute the branded drug for a generic, because it does not makes any effect. Why does this happens?

What happens if I don't take my ~Levothyroxine 125 mg regularly?

Posted 19 Aug 2010 by Patty Ford 2 answers

I sometimes end up taking my medicine every other day or sometimes miss a couple of days at a time. I don't sleep on a regular schedule. I'm on several different medications. I have experienced excessive weight gain. I am currently 235 lbs. My illnesses include fibromyalgia, authritis, ...

My doctor recently increased my daily dosage of Levothyroxine from 75mg to 100mg. At night my heart?

Posted 4 Aug 2012 by jan1 6 answers

... seems to beat much faster, keeping me awake. Should I stay on 100mg or reduce it to 75mg again? It is really beginning to worry me and I fear I may have a heart attack.

Has anyone experienced major weight gain after starting Levothyroxine?

Posted 18 Mar 2010 by yorkgreeneyes 22 answers

I started this medication last fall for an underactive thyroid. Since then I've been packing on the pounds even while watching every bite I take and excercising regularly.

How long does Levothyroxine take to show its effects?

Posted 23 Sep 2013 by Starlove 3 answers

My doc started me 1 1/2 weeks ago as a test. My thyroid is twice the size and has a total of 7 nodules. 4 on the left lobe, 3 on the right. The size of them range from .5 cm to 4.7 cm. 5 years ago I had a biopsy and showed to be benign. Nothing else was ever done. I always feel tired and my memory ...

Side Effect - levothyroxine has it been known to cause severe anxiety attacks?

Posted 26 Jan 2013 by mazza123 8 answers

just been taking 50mg for 15 days now and these attacks are frightening have spoken to my doc who says that is not this drug causing these attacks

Levothyroxine side effects?

Posted 21 Jun 2012 by jellybean71 5 answers

My tsh came back as borderline hypothyroid (something around 5.0 or so). I was prescribed 25 mcg of Levothyroxine. After a couple subsequent tests, it was still borderline and then I was prescribed 50 mcg. It is now down to around 3.0. My question is, I feel pretty much about the same, except my ...

Should I avoid grapefruit juice while taking Levothyroxine?

Posted 20 Dec 2014 by Duckie123 2 answers

I read a review from another patient who said to avoid grapefruit juice but my doctor never told me that. I drink a lot of juice.

How does Levothyroxine interact w/a multivit. of Calcium (600mg) & 5,000IU of vitamin D?

Posted 20 Mar 2013 by Mia_1 3 answers

I had my yearly physical exam about 2 months ago and was told after having blood work, my thyroid levels were low. I was prescribed Levothyroxine. I also took a multivitamin containing 600mg of Calcium, along with 5,000IU of vitamin D. I was unaware of the warning not to take Calcium & Iron ...

Armour Thyroid - How do I find a doc who will prescribe Armour?

Posted 31 May 2013 by zimexlady 2 answers

I do not trust TSH tests and want to TRY Armour after complete thyroid removal 20 years ago. After thyroid removal, my surgeon put me on Synthroid for 16 years and i felt super. Then my insurance plan dripped coverage of Synthroid and I was put on levothyroxine. Changed docs, who lowered my ...

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