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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 24 answers

health risk or problems i can encounter using this drug to loose weight

Any home remedies to make swelling of throat go down or just feel better?

Posted 8 Jun 2012 by MusicRockz15 5 answers

My doctor has taken blood work to see of I have a thyroid problem but I have to wait about 6 weeks for results! Anything I can do to not go crazy in the meantime? It's very aggravating and I really want a solution now!! Thanks! :)

Synthroid - How long after I eat must I wait to take thyroid meds if I forget to take it?

Posted 28 Jul 2014 by EmilyS86 10 answers

Some mornings I forget to take my thyroid meds before I eat. How must I wait before I can take it or must I wait till the next day

Levothyroxine - What are the effects if you stop taking your thyroid medicine for 2-3 weeks?

Posted 3 Nov 2014 by Bluerosemoon 11 answers

Can you become depressed tired agitated just plain out not feeling good

Hypothyroidism - After Thyroid Removal - I am 28yrs old having my second "thyroid storm" due to?

Posted 15 Apr 2012 by Lacy241422 29 answers

... hyperthyroidism. An ultrasound revealed I have a fairly large goiter on my thyroid an my symptoms from the hyperthyroid are worsening so, doctor has decided its best just to remove my thyroid. I was wondering if there was anyone out there with something similar to my case. How did you feel once ...

Thyroid Disease - I was just diagnosed with an underactive thyroid?

Posted 8 Apr 2013 by nikmarie 6 answers

I have not been put on any medication yet (I am going at the end of this week for that), but I have not been able to loose weight for months. I am overweight already and from what I read synthroid makes you gain weight and that is NOT what i want or need. Is there any medicine out there theat helps ...

Thyroid Disease - Is there any thyroid medication that doesn't cause weight gain? I've been on?

Posted 3 Apr 2012 by CaityD 8 answers

... Synthroid for 6 years. I went from 140 to 165 after taking the medicine. I have been off of it for a few months now and I have gone down to 152 and am terrified of gaining that weight back. It is IMPOSSIBLE to loose. I went to the doctor today to get my levels checked again and I'm sure I ...

After a complete thyroidectomy why would they have to continue to lower the dose of synthroid?

Posted 21 Jun 2012 by GFLPN 4 answers

I had my thyroid removed several years ago and they have to keep lowering my dose. Ive went from 150 mcg down to 112mcg and never have felt good. This added onto my Fibromyalgia has really done a number on me... My last TSH level was at 0.5 but I feel like tired and I havent lost a pound. You would ...

What is the normal range for free T4 and TSH?

Posted 20 Dec 2012 by Sunshinegirl502 1 answer

I had blood drawn and awaiting results. If it's within a good range, will it hurt to take a supplement? Left thyroid was removed due to benign tumor. There's a very tiny nodule on the right, but will not be removed.

How long does Levothyroxine take to show its effects?

Posted 23 Sep 2013 by Starlove 3 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 ...

My mom has stage 4 cirrhosis and continues to drink, how long does she have?

Posted 1 Mar 2013 by Teggers05 5 answers

Hi, my mom is 51 years old and she's been an alcoholic for as long as I can remember and she drinks straight vodka from the bottle 100 proof. She found out in October 2007 that she has stage 4 cirrhosis of the liver and that she needed a transplant. It's been over 5 yrs since she was ...

How sick can a low thyroid level make you?

Posted 6 Aug 2012 by Luna moth 6 answers

Im 16 and was just diagnosed from a blood test with an under active thyroid. I was diagnosed a few months ago and now take levothyroxyn everyday whic seemed to only improve how tired i was. I also take celexa (3 week taking it) everyday also for depression and anxiety an i have chronic ...

Still no period after 9 months of having Mirena removed?

Posted 12 Nov 2014 by Inkedbeauty 15 answers

My Mirena has been out for over 9 months, & not 1 period. I have had blood work done for pregnancy, my thyroid, & other possible issues. We have had scans done & an internal ultrasound to ensure its not cancer, all came back fine. Could this have been caused by the mirena? I have looked ...

I am a 40 year old female. My hair is falling out from the root and I do not know why?

Posted 15 Jun 2013 by Desperate4Hair 2 answers

I have had tests ran and my thyroid and is supposedly normal. I had a hysterectomy at 30. I really am devastated and confused because I have dry hair, skin and nails, also can not lose weight for anything. It really all came so sudden was not gradual. The weight was gradual, but the hair falling ...

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