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Posted 16 Oct 2017 by • 4 answers
I've only taken about 10mgs at night for a few days and already feel extremely weak with absolutely no energy. I've had a total thyroidectomy and take levothyroxine every morning. I can't take any ssris as one of them made me suicidal and had very bad reactions to every one I took. I ...
Posted 29 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
... thyroidectomy after few days, will i be able to continue taking care of my child directly post surgery or do i need help?
Posted 1 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
What long-term side effects should a patient with bipolar schizoaffective disorder experience after thyroidectomy. Are there any symptoms that should be cause for an alarm caused an alarm
Posted 19 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
Had total thyroidectomy almost 2 years ago. On levothyroxine 137.5. Was taking 175 then reduced to 150. Have lost around 45 lbs during the 2 years (which is a good thing) but all kinds of horrible side effects. Palpitatations were really bad. Was out of town seeing new grandbaby and thought I was ...
Levothyroxine - I want to know how to deal with my reaction to Synthroid following my thyroidectomy?
Posted 28 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
My T3 and T4 levels are mid range but my TSH level has rocketed to 50. My endocrinologist has recommended upping my dosage to 75, but this is making me feel very unwell - dizzy, bad headache, tingling in my fingers, heart pain. I would like to go back to 50 mcg or preferably even lower, but ...
Posted 28 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
... thyroxine (synthroid)
Posted 23 May 2017 by • 2 answers
I had a complete thyroidectomy take synthroid. I also have glaucoma. I have fybromyalgia and my pain is not well controlled
Posted 18 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
... full left lobe was found "accidentally" on chest ct scan in April. Unfortunately the biopsies prior to surgery were inconclusive for some reason so we still do not know what it was. (Yay waiting games!) But even more unfortunate, my post op team was a nightmare! My husband and i were ...
Posted 18 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
Hi so I'm having a thyroidectomy on 4th July and I've been really nervous about this even knowing my boyfriend would be there with me as long as possible. Well he's just decided to break up with me and now I face having to do it all alone which makes me even more anxious! Has anyone ...
Posted 8 May 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 14 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
I have gained 16 pounds. I don't feel well anymore. I want to stop taking this med bit am afraid I could die. Can I stop taking it and be okay?
Posted 28 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I have severe osteoporosis (-3.9) due to primary hyperparthyroidism. Operation in 2001, removal of parathyroid adenoma and total thyroidectomy because by chance during the operation a papillary-follicular cancer was detected. RAI 150. Now 16 years later the 1 parathyroid left over is ...
Posted 28 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
... dosage. Lower dose makes me so slow? Why? Because of the results of the lab tests. They say it does not fit the levels on their charts.
Posted 4 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 11 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
Hi there, I am a 49 year old menopausal woman (I think!) who recently had a thyroidectomy. I currently am on Synthroid and other than the swollen eyes once month, I feel great. I get very swollen, sore eyes once a month, first one eye, then the next day usually the other. Once there was so much ...