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I had thyroid cancer and had a total thyroidectomy. I now take 100 levothyroxine every day?

Posted 14 Mar 2017 by SuzieQ2 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?

Thyroid Desiccated - Armour and Osteoporosis?

Posted 28 Feb 2017 by Nessie Ness 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 ...

Hypothyroidism - after thyroid removal - total thyroidectomy many years ago. They want to lower my?

Posted 28 Nov 2016 by Jeannine Rush 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.

Saxenda - Hello... I just received my first 30 day supply of same day...I am trying to be excited?

Posted 11 Aug 2016 by Momoftwo72 1 answer

... but there is something bothering me. I had a complete thyroidectomy in March due to Papillary Carcinoma... Should I be worried about taking this medicine?

Swollen, sore eyes once a month?

Posted 11 Aug 2016 by van-heather 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 ...

Hello Everyone, I had a Total Thyroidectomy, I just had a physical and my Throxine level was high!?

Posted 9 Jun 2016 by Blessed63 0 answers

I had Graves Disease and by the grace of the Holy Spirit I'am still here! I had the Surgery April 25th 2016, I'am taking Levothyroxine NA Synthroid 0.1MG, Any advice or experiences would be appreciated, and why? after my Surgery am I still Hyperthyroid mode... Thank you and Bless you ALL, ...

Is it safe to adjust the 100 mcg dose of synthroid by not taking the pill two days a week?

Posted 23 Feb 2016 by wncmountains 1 answer

My TSH level is not stable yet after thyroidectomy so doctor is adjusting the dosage by telling me to not take the 100 mcg dose on Sunday and Wednesday. Is this dangerous to miss two days? I think it is best to have a stable dosage from day to day. Why not use say a 50 mcg pill three days a week ...

I am post total thyroidectomy since 2009. I have been on Synthroid name brand only (tried generic?

Posted 27 Sep 2015 by Carolleej2 2 answers

... first three months and felt unstable) since then. I was started on .175 and became toxic within a year. I was then lowered to .137 & did well for a while. Two years ago I was pout back up to .150 but last summer my TSH comes from 0.5 to 2.95. My integrative medicine doctor decreased my ...

Armour Thyroid - I just had a total thyroidectomy :?

Posted 28 Jul 2015 by 4christina 1 answer

Hi- my thyroidectomy was done about 3 weeks ago, I'm not feeling right, cold feet, tingling finger, crying alot, depressed, I have gain 11 pounds !!! The doctor started me on levothyroxine but Friday he told me to start Amour Thyroid 120mg, how long before I should notice a difference?

I had a total thyroidectomy last October in 2014?

Posted 2 Aug 2015 by Jelly000 0 answers

I recently had my blood done on the 28th of July 2015 I was on 112 mcg now I'm going to 150 mcg my thyroid levels are dropping dangerous low that's why I'm going to 150 mcg my insurance company is giving me issues with my medication I'm on the newest thyroid medication called ...

Thyroidectomy - Hi all Im due to have a partical maybe full thyroidomy in 1 day . Im absoulty?

Posted 16 May 2015 by Kirahane 1 answer

... stressing bout it all . Im having it removed as have a large goiter on the front on my thoat . One side has more nodules than other so wont know if both will go or one till in surgery . My thyroid tests have always come back normal . Has anyone else had this and how have they coped? Did u put ...

Synthroid or Armour?

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by Stargirl2012 1 answer

I'm scheduled to have a total thyroidectomy on Jan. 2,2015 and my ENT told me that I'd be on thyroid hormone replacement medication for the rest of my life so my question is--which is cheaper Synthroid or Armour? I'm only on Medicare. I don't have any insurance.

Total thyroids tommy due to thyroid cancer?

Posted 13 Jan 2015 by Deslees 2 answers

8yrs ago I had a total thyroidectomy due to thyroid cancer since then my dose has gone from 50 to 150 to 125 to 100 to 50 and now back to 100. I'm not sure what is going on but I have never felt the same I'm always extremely tired especially when I was on 50, I couldn't stay awake. ...

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