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Posted 4 Dec 2013 • 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 ...
Posted 6 Jul 2013 • 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 ...
Posted 1 Oct 2012 • 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 ...
Posted 18 Aug 2009 • 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 22 Jan 2012 • 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 • 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
Posted 30 Jul 2010 • 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 ...
Posted 17 Jan 2012 • 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 ...
Posted 15 Jun 2011 • 1 answer
My DMBA insurance says Levoxyl and Synthroid are generic equivalents of Armour Thyroid. I have tried both Levoxyl and Synthroid and they do nothing for me. My doctor says it is because I need Triiodothyronine (aka T3) and that Levoxyl and Synthoid only provide thyroxine (T4). I choose to believe my ...
Posted 3 Mar 2012 • 1 answer
Posted 3 Apr 2010 • 1 answer
I was told that if one stopped it for more than 14 days, coma would be induced. True or false?