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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 ...

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 ...

Armour for Hypothyroid?

Posted 27 Aug 2009 by papoo 6 answers

Can anyone tell me if Synthyroid, Levoxyl etc are not better than Armour? If you ahve a personal experience using Armour v/s Synthyroid, please do share. I would like to try Armour before I lose all the hair I have!!!

Synthyroid v/s Levoxyl?

Posted 18 Aug 2009 by papoo 1 answer

I was on Levothyroxine (25 mg and 50 mg alternate) a generic medicine for brand name synthyroid after I was diagnosed with sub-clinical hypothyroidism. After 2 months,I felt really good with the medicine, I went for my blood work and my TSH was way too low -0.002 and my dr prescribed me the brand ...


Posted 26 Aug 2009 by mgarcia01 5 answers

I was just recently diagnosed with hashi and put on levoxyl. I didnt have hair loss when I started and now I do. I have been on it for almost 3 months. I am debating whether to wait it out for a few months or just switch to armour? Does anybody have any suggestions?

Levoxyl - anyone have chills and inward tremors from synthroid?

Posted 22 Jan 2012 by mom52 5 answers

Since my doctor switched me to synthryoid I have been having inward muscle tremors and waves of chills especially in the morning.It wakes me up with them. HELP

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

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

What can happen if you suddenly stop taking Levoxyl without doctor's authorization?

Posted 30 Jul 2010 by Bluebonnet65 2 answers

I am 44 years old and have been taking Levoxyl for about 3-4 years. I had a great head of hair and now I'm so thin on top!! The whole front part of my head can get sunburned if I don't wear a hat! I told my doctor about it and she said it wasn't the levoxyl. I never had hair loss ...

Im 20 and ive been taking levoxyl 120mg since fourth grade now Im taking levothyroxine 150mcg?

Posted 18 Apr 2010 by dislike pills 4 answers

i never liked taking my meds so i stopped last year and a year later i started taking them again, since then ive been depressed, mood swings and i get random twitches here and there? does this indicate my mcg is too high? this medication makes me feel horrible. please any advice will work.

Has guaifenesin caused any kidney malfunction as a side effect with anyone?

Posted 17 Jan 2012 by hailyard 1 answer

Kidney creatanine count jumped from 1.3 to 1.8 in about two months. Am trying to figure out why. Am also using neurontin as a sleep aid as of 1/1/12. Other drugs include levoxyl 137, tricor 140, wellbutrin 300.My kidney function was severely compromised by extensive use of NSAIDS in 1988-1990 ...

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 ...

Used Levoxyl 10 years. Pharmacist gave me Eutirox. Is this apporpreate subitute? or synthroid?

Posted 21 Dec 2009 by walkenon 2 answers

Now I live in Honduras and Levoxyl not available here

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