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Old 02-13-2005, 09:02 AM   #1
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its official

Ok so my doctor put me on .25mcg of sythroid and my eyebrow hair was falling out, now my hair is falling out. I am freaking out, is this normal when you begin your thyroid medication. Maybe my body adjusting to it?

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Old 02-13-2005, 09:47 AM   #2
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Re: its official

I lost tons of hair starting on the med. Don't worry, it comes back. It was falling out in the shower in handfuls. I does stop though. I PROMISE!!

Old 02-13-2005, 09:58 AM   #3
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Its just my opinion, but I think synthetics (which provide only minimal circulation) make your hair fall out more than Armour dose. You may want to look into a med change there.

Old 02-13-2005, 04:29 PM   #4
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Re: its official

I can really relate to the hair falling out thing. Everytime I look in the mirror, I want to cry. I used to have pretty thick, long there's hardly anything left...not even getting treatment yet...RAI scan this week...then probably (RAI ablation??????who knows???) I can't take the hair loss's one of the most depressing things to me. If you guys are saying there's hope that it will come back...that raises my spirits a bit.....

Old 02-14-2005, 07:48 AM   #5
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Re: its official

You are taking a very, very low dose, maybe you need it upped.

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