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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 27 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 16 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 9 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 14 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, ...

Has anyone experienced major weight gain after starting Levothyroxine?

Posted 18 Mar 2010 by yorkgreeneyes 30 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.

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.

How long does Levothyroxine take to show its effects?

Posted 23 Sep 2013 by Starlove 4 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 9 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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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