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What is the difference between Cabometyx and Cometriq?

Posted 1 Jun 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Can I take only half of my 10 mg Xarelto medication a day because the whole 10mg bothers me too muc?

Posted 27 Mar 2017 by Maureen Walker 3 answers

When I take the whole 10mg on a consistent basis, after a few days I feel very anxious and nervous. Is there anything that I can do that will lessen this effect. I have had thyroid cancer which was successfully treated but I have a difficult time taking thyroid medication also. Any help you can ...

How is it after stopping Victoza? Any further ideas on the possible Pancreatic inflammation?

Posted 10 Jul 2017 by Chand_pat 2 answers

Two main side effects are weight loss and possible Pancreatic Inflammation, or possible Thyroid cancer! I'm curious to know how is it working after we stop the drug: is it sustainable? Also, any instances of pancreatic inflammation? What was the solution for that?

Why do I get pain from thyroid meds? What can I do?

Posted 31 Aug 2013 by Issa1 3 answers

I'm 72 years old and have been switched from levothroid to Armour thyroid because I was having trouble raising the dose to a better TSH' which is now 18. (I had a thyroidectomy 35 years ago for cancer. Parathyroids working OK.) As soon as I try to increase, even minimally, I get a lot of ...

Underactive Thyroid - dose of levothroxin if t4 is10.5?

Posted 27 Feb 2014 by sleeper65 1 answer

First time dose ,the Dr wants to put me on 100mgs of levothroxin my t4 is10.5 I feel that is way to high

Is there any difference between synthroid and the generic levothyroxine? I have had my thyroid?

Posted 15 Apr 2014 by Maryannette 1 answer

... removed due to thyroid cancer. Although the Dr. Rx was for synthroid the insurance requires the generic.

Saxenda, worried about the black box warning!?

Posted 24 Mar 2018 by Linder0808 1 answer

So I'm thinking about li it starting saxenda next week but I'm really concerned about the black box warning! All these warnings about thyroid cancer and pancreatitis have me hesitant to start the medication. Anyone have any of those or heard of anyone having those adverse effects while ...

Victoza - is anyone worried about the thyroid cancer warning, I am, any advice?

Posted 22 Nov 2010 by diabeticpat 1 answer

I Started Victoza 5 days ago, lost 5lbs already, fighting nausea and tiredness?Is anyone worried about the black box warning of thyroid cancer in rats and mice, I had my thyroid removed due to multinodular goiter, so I am very concerned about this info, but it is working for me, what to do?

Victoza - I already have thyroid tumors?

Posted 3 Oct 2013 by pjh43 3 answers

it scares me to take this medicine since it can cause thyroid cancer. Onglyza is the same thing is Victoza in a much weaker form. the doctor says. I didn't seem to have any problem with the pill. I tried to get zofran for this terrible nausea but the doctor said no. what about Dramamine with ...

Armour Thyroid - I think my dose is too low, should I see a specialist?

Posted 26 Jun 2016 by Marji_54 2 answers

My thyroid was removed several years ago because of thyroid cancer. My prescription is for, alternating days, 60 and 90 mg. I feel horribly exhausted all the time and cannot lose any weight even if I eat almost nothing, I am actually gaining weight. I recently read that the normal dosage for ...

Fluctuation in tsh level on levothyroxine?

Posted 15 Mar 2010 by barbcox 2 answers

I had my thuroid removed last feb. for thyroid cancer. I am on levothyroxine 275 mcg /day. I had a tsh drawn 2 months ago and it was .04. I had a repeat on drawn last week and it was 1.7. Why the elevation? The pharmacy i use did not change brands of the medication and I take it faithfully.

Has anyone had to cut the dose of Armour Thyroid since the new formula?

Posted 8 Aug 2011 by hss 1 answer

My thyroid was removed six years ago because of cancer. In April 2011, I became hyper--couldn't sleep at night and blood pressure went up-- and had to cut the dose from 2 grains to 1 1/2. Recently, I have had to cut it again. The morning dose of 1 grain seems to go to my head making me feel ...

I began taking nexavar for thyroid cancer 2 weeks ago. Hard decision because I felt so good. Is?

Posted 23 Jul 2014 by carolhoppie 2 answers

... there anyone else on it for thyroid?

I am super sensitive to gluten & was wondering if Synthroid or Levo. has it?

Posted 27 Mar 2015 by Myrtle Agnes 2 answers

Had papillary thyroid cancer, had thyroid removed 2 yrs. ago, had RA Iodine treatment & a test 5mo. & a yr. later, after that I've had all kinds of problems- went to another dr.-tested me for gluten+ & said that is the cause of my problems but thinks I'm still getting some ...

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