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Thyroid levels on Synthroid vs. Levoxyl?

Posted 4 Dec 2013 by MicheleP 2 answers

Was on Levoxyl for 12 yrs then due to recall of drug I had to go on Synthroid, same dosage .125mcg. Levels were .45 when I had to switch, then went up to .75, now 1.3 which Endo says is right in the middle of range. I'm gaining weight now. When I was on Levoxyl, I was told to stop taking the ...

With Synthroid it states to not eat "high-fiber" foods... what is classified as high fiber?

Posted 6 Jul 2013 by Humingbird 1 answer

I was on a regimen of Levoxyl for many years (15+), but now it has been recalled and my doctor prescribed the Synthroid. I'm just wondering about the drug/food interactions, one of which is calcium and it also says "high-fiber" foods. I have increased my fiber intake in the past 5 ...

Synthroid - Has anyone ever gotten a super potent dose of thyroid medication?

Posted 8 Jun 2016 by MaryDi 0 answers

I've had this happen twice that I am aware of. Once on Levoxyl 88 mcg., actually right when the recall in 2013 happened. And then just recently on a Synthroid refill in March 2016.

Is it ok to take different strengths of levoxyl, as in 5 days at 88 mcg and 2 days at 75 mcg to get?

Posted 5 Mar 2016 by woodsong1 1 answer

... to the appropriate TSH level? Does levoxyl work daily or accumulate in the system? At 75 mcg I was hypo and at 88 I am hyper, so i need something in between.

Escitalopram - When is the best time to take - morning or night?

Posted 1 Oct 2012 by tennessee52 1 answer

I have been on Levoxyl 100mcg for 2 years. Since my mother died 2 years ago, I have be depressed, so I went to the doctor and he prescribed me on escitalopram 10 mg tablet. Will this have any effect on my thryoid medicine, and whenis the best time to take escitalopram. I take my thryoid at 6:30am ...

What are the dangers or problems when stopping the synthroid? I took levoxyl for 10 yrs then the in?

Posted 23 Feb 2014 by busapete 2 answers

SWhat are the dangers or problems when stopping the synthroid? I took levoxyl for 10 yrs then the insurance co changed it to synthroid. Felt crappy so I stopped it. Awaiting blood work results. Thank you

My doctor just put me on levoxyl for high TSH, but I have hyperparathyroidism with failed surgery?

Posted 17 Aug 2015 by Jana L 2 answers

I also have Osteoporosis, Hasimoto's, and SLE. I have been taking this new drug for a week now and either I'm in a flare or levoxyl is making me feel pretty bad. Any advice would be helpful.

Is Levoxyl brand back on the market? Last April, it was recalled and I had to take another thyroid?

Posted 19 Jan 2014 by 1970 3 answers

... -synthoroid. It does not seem to be as effective. I would like to get back on Levoxyl when it is available

Is there any reason why I should not take all my meds in the morn Before breakfast I?

Posted 29 Jun 2014 by Lynnm818 1 answer

I take Wellbutrin 300 mg levoxyl 88MCG and linzess 145 mg Allegra allergy med

Suden weight lost caused my once smooth arms to be badly wrinkled in 6 mos.time.Any cure for this?

Posted 17 Jun 2013 by carykeen 1 answer

I don't know what caused the 15 lb. weight loss in 3 weeks.. I didn't need to lose the weight. Only thing I can think of is mail order pharmacy switched my Levoxyl to the generic levothyroxine due to shortage. My arms and hands are very unsightly with deep wrinkles. There is no other ...

Armour Thyroid - I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism 20 years ago. I was put on sythroid which later

Posted 17 May 2013 1 answer

... became levoxyl. I was on .0175 mcg for years. I was having issues with weight gain for no reason. I strated a gluten free diet because I had so many intestinal issues, which was the best decidion ever,. I went to my GP who wanted me to see a different endocrinologist. So I did. This doctor ...

Does anyone know "why" Levoxyl was pulled from pharmacy shelves?

Posted 17 Jun 2013 by Mari5125 2 answers

I was on this medication for 10 years and was feeling so much better when they decided to pull it from the pharmacy shelves... does anyone know why this happened? I am now at a loss as to what to take because of the side effects that I get from substituting with Synthroid and Levothyroxine generic.

Has anyone noticed a terrible odor from generic levoxothyrine by Unichem?

Posted 27 Aug 2013 by ca1033 1 answer

I, like many others, was taking levoxyl until last month when it was not available until sometime in 2014. I have taken levoxyl for over 10 years after removal of my thyroid due to cancer.

Has levoxyl been discontinued or recalled?

Posted 15 May 2013 by ron raffone 1 answer

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