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Lupus board

  1. Does Anybody Have Muscular Involvement
    ... shoulders hurt unbearably. Here I am at 34, taking synthroid everyday for life suffering from the same pain in...

  2. Lupus Rashes
    ... Thanks for responding. I am only taking Synthroid for my thyroid disease. I have had the rashes since...

  3. Need Some Help...
    ... killed my thyroid in January 2005. I have been on synthroid ever since. I send an Endo dr regularly and was told...
    ... symptoms. My mom had hypothyroidism and she took synthroid (she wasn't the best patient -- often didn't take...
    ... sister was just Dx'ed as hypothyroid & started taking Synthroid . Dr. Wallace writes that thyroid problems can co...

  4. sensitivity to heat - HEAVY SWEATING and nausea ...??
    ... discovered to be hypothyroid & was immediately put on Synthroid . This is just a thought (obviously I'm only a patient...
    ... every hour. Another doctor told me that when one is on synthroid that can cause you to be hot, but all this started ... years before I ws diagnosed hypothyroid and placed on synthroid so maybe the "Autoimmune" factor is exactly what it...

  5. New to lupus......need advice please
    ... be in remission. I am also hypothyroid, and I take synthroid for that. I am taking ultram during the day for my...

  6. 'Weak' speckled pattern ANA - High Anti-DNA - what IS this??
    ... I was in mid 40s at the time, on minimum dose of synthroid . It turned out I was being under medicated for...

  7. This is my story-What's yours?
    ... medicine besides me? The only thing I don't hate is my synthroid and mobic and I will probably hate them eventually...

  8. thyroid/lupus?
    ... replacement if your thyroid is not accurate. I am on Synthroid and the newest one Cytamel together they help the...
    ... m glad that i'll finally have some help. I was on synthroid a number of years ago because of my goiter-but he...

  9. ana pattern ???
    ... remember to take it that is.. Also for thyroid levels Synthroid and Cytamel, cytamel is new to me but seems to also...

  10. A little more info on the positive ANA question.
    ... though he knows I see an endocrinologist and take synthroid . Glojer...

  11. Drug induced LUPUS
    ... month ago for hypothyroidism. i started taking synthroid and i've had a terrible time with it - side effects ... not know if i've got lupus, but does anyone know if synthroid can induce lupus? thank you...

  12. Rash and other Symptoms...is this lupus
    ... treated for Graves Disease in January and I take Synthroid every day since my thryoid is "dead". About 2 months...

  13. Prednisone...long term use
    ... Disease. The Endo "killed" my thyroid and put me on synthroid in January. For about 4 months, I felt great. Then...

  14. All of a sudden, I feel like I have the flu
    ... which made my thyroid hypo (useless). Now I take Synthroid daily, as directed. For a few months I was feeling...
    ... these symptoms could be ascribed to the Grave's &/or Synthroid . But just based on your family history, I'd wonder...
    ... ) Here's what I am taking and for what :) Synthroid 88mcg - thyroid hormone replacement Prednisone 4mg...

  15. Lypus and Thyroid Disease
    ... was "successful" and made me hypo. I began taking Synthroid which I take everyday as prescribed. At first, all ... 90% back to my old self. Now here I am, still on Synthroid and all of my previous symptoms are back....joint...
    ... I really wish it was that simple. I started on Synthroid after RAI because I immediately went Hypo. I have...

  16. mold toxicity and Lupus/MS?
    ... TSH (have hot nodule as well) - primary has me on Synthroid .05mg to lower. No Lyme or diabetes. 2 minor head...

  17. Tired ALLLLL THE TIME!!!! What is a gal to do???
    ... lupus dx) and found that thyroid function was down and synthroid needed to be increased. It seems, at least in my...
    ... up and continued to go up even with the increased synthroid . If I stay out of a flare it will be interesting...

  18. Back pain with Lupus??
    ... scans done every two years because I have been on synthroid for many years and that can cause bone loss over time...
    ... to get the ones with vitaminD. Also I have taken synthroid for a long time now. That must be taken first thing...

  19. ANA in decimal and more results?
    ... and many others in our family are taken care of with synthroid . The thyroid is as important to your life as...

  20. vaginal problems
    ... if I need to be medicated further. For now I take synthroid , zantac, and lisinopril for hypertensive heart. I...

  21. you all are so smart!
    ... I'm so happy to be of help. Yes I have been on synthroid for over 5 years. I am currently on the generic brand...
    ... thing? I'm glad to here you find some help with the synthroid . Did you have muscle spasms in small muscle like your...

  22. spontaneous weak feeling
    ... of them went away within 6 months after having my synthroid adjusted. It has nothing to do with Lupus. The biggest...

  23. Lab test came back + Sjogren's syndrome
    ... am 54 , but more to the point, I have also been on synthroid for 6 years. The test was because prolonged use of...

  24. Multiple autoimmune disorders
    ... Any info would be appreciated. I am currently taking Synthroid , Plaquenil, Zyrtec, Advair, Nasonex, and Medrol. My...

  25. Plaquenil/Quinacrine side effects
    ... with this. I take numerous other meds, including Synthroid , Medrol (methylprednisolone), Advair, and Zyrtec,...

  26. Dreaded Rheumie appt was a breeze
    ... again as I mentioned not feeling as good since my synthroid was switched to the generic brand. He said the binders...

  27. the evil prednisone
    ... helped some. I am concerned though because I also take synthroid for the past 5 years. Long term use of synthroid...

  28. doctor's visit (Patience...)
    ... have Hashi's for over 6 years now. Take 125 mcg. of synthroid . Thyroid numbers are almost perfect at the moment...

  29. Something new for me
    ... haven't called yet. I must call next week about a new synthroid prescription and I was really hoping that would be...

  30. Finally a diagnosis
    ... Angelbrat....they still don't want me to go on coumadin!), synthroid and Provocal. I should feel relieved that I have finally...

  31. Got records in less than 24 hours.
    ... thyroid. Patient appears nervous/anxious. Lowering synthroid 150 mcg. to 125 mcg. Overall health appears to be ... for Cipro. Patient still appears anxious. Lowering synthroid 125 mcg. to 100 mcg. Patient appears to be in overall ... to 6 3/22/2000 Patient has blood work for synthroid . Patient says tired a lot with aches. Patient has ... Should discuss treatment if symptoms persist. renew synthroid 100 mcg. TSH 2.68 Normal 0.5 to 6 I should ... understand. Physical exam reveals nothing unusual. Renew synthroid 100 mcg. TSH 3.9 Normal 0.5 to 6 Had 2 ... Patient appears to be in overall good health. Renew synthroid 100 mcg. TSH 4.8 Normal 0.5 to 6 Suffered ... exercise. Physical revealed nothing unusual. Renew synthroid 100 mcg. TSH 5.7 Normal 0.5 to 6 Had ... health. Physical reveals nothing unusual. Renew synthroid 100 mcg. TSH 14.8 Normal 0.5 to 6 Increase ... synthroid to 125 mcg. Patient also has high sugar. Need to...

  32. Ever had this med?
    ... plus for kidneys, vitamin E for heart. I also take synthroid , 150mcg for Hashimoto's; Ranitidine for acid reflux...

  33. Lupus Support Group
    ... However, I can't tell you if it's the increase in synthroid , the absence of pain, or the extra supplements, primarily...
    ... Patience. Are you now on Plaquenil in addition to the Synthroid ? (I know you said, but I can't recall which thread ... with JUST the Plaquenil. A good friend of mine takes Synthroid ---and when she fails to take it, she's exhausted. ... have been feeling---esp. if you needed *both* Plaq. & Synthroid . (from the once slug-like) Vee...
    ... supplements so I won't mention brand names or anything. Synthroid 125 mcg--------------------1 first thing each morning...

  34. Lupus Symp or hypothyroid
    ... have autoimmune thyroiditis and put on a low dose of synthroid . That determination was after an intermittent positive...
    ... So, since you haven't seen an endo, who put you on synthroid ? Also, have you been diagnosed with anything else...
    ... So, since you haven't seen an endo, who put you on synthroid ? Also, have you been diagnosed with anything else...

  35. Hypermom,
    ... went hypo. He is 34 now and has done very well on synthroid for all these years but I know from my own experiences...

  36. I think I have Lupus-need help
    ... had success with the hairloss stopping once taking synthroid ....

  37. Discoid, SLE, DIL, RA???
    ... going to insists that he give me a prescription for Synthroid ( I have taken this before, with the same bouncing...

  38. Lupus and Thyroid?
    ... autoimmune disorders, but she doesn't really want to go on synthroid . Alot of the symptoms of thyroid she complains of...

  39. Can an ANA go from 1:640 to 1:80 in 3 months?
    ... have been dx w/Hashimoto's Thyroiditis and take 150 Synthroid daily....

  40. Neurological Symptoms and possible Lupus? Please Read!!!
    ... I am taking Lamictal and Carbatrol for seizures, Synthroid for Hypothyroidism, Aspirin for APS, and Pravachol...

  41. parenthesia?or what
    ... negative. My thyroid is slightly hypo and I am on .5 synthroid . I do not have the itch thing going on. That sounds...

  42. Vasovagal syncope and SLE
    ... who differed on the use of Cytomel in addition to Synthroid for my wife's iatrogenic created (RAI) thyroid hypotoxicity...

Sarcoidosis board

  1. Sarcoidosis anyone?
    ... one time many years ago have low thyroid and was on synthroid for about 2 years. I don't know if that mattered...

Colds & Flu board

  1. coughing, sneezing, green phlegm, can't get warm
    ... present the only meds I am taking are: Diovan 180 mg, Synthroid 0.1%, Aspirin 81 mg. In the past took Norvasc and ... hypothyroid and will be tested again in March to be sure synthroid is the right dose. I was not able to take the real...

Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) board

  1. What does positive EBV VCA IgG mean?
    ... determined that I had a low thyroid and was put on synthroid . It helped a little but I still experience tiredness...

  2. Sick with Mono/EBV For so long...Feel like I am dying inside & giving up hope
    ... haven't gained weight this time (only started the synthroid 2 days ago), so I'm not sure what the difference is...

Hepatitis board

  1. End Stage Liver/Hep C only 29...just found out
    ... Lactalose, Aldactone, lasix, protonics, previcid and synthroid . This doesnt include my previous medications which...

  2. Can anyone tell me how they felt from interferon/ribavirin treatment?
    ... to do a THS and my count was 24.67 I was started on synthroid and will have to be on it the rest of my life now...

  3. 3months post treatment
    ... detectable. I almost to SRV!!! Yippee!!! Still taking Synthroid , the only long term effect of treatment. My thyroid...

  4. Harmful Medications
    ... least. Here's my list Prozac Wellbutrin Synthroid Zyrtec (sinus problems) Naproxen Requip Nexium...

Herpes board

  1. What is going on
    ... OB on my clit area (sp). I am portamet 500 mg and synthroid 112. I am taking Llysine 100mg not consistently..just...

Lyme Disease board

  1. Update on my appt with Dr. E (some new abx)
    ... Oh, maybe this is the one!!!" I will stay on the Synthroid but she increased my dose. I started a new supplement...

  2. where can I get Iodoral?
    ... weeks. I'm not supposed to take minerals with the synthroid or levaquin, so I'll take this stuff at bedtime. ...
    ... thyroid replacement drug. I'm gonna stay with the synthroid for a while and stop the Iodine supplement. I'll...

  3. Update on my appt with Dr. E and some new test results
    ... benefit from Armour which is a combination T3/T4 med. Synthroid is a T4 only med. I highly recommend learning as...

  4. I need your expert opinion on my Igenex results...
    ... interested. Many doctors prescribe a T4 only med such as Synthroid . For some people this works okay. Other (fewer) ... prescribe at T3/T4 med such as Armour. I started off on Synthroid , but after researching I wanted to switch to Armour...

  5. Lyme and Adrenals
    ... reason I ask is that since Lyme, I can't tolerate synthroid anymore. I took it for years with no problems, but...

  6. Heart problems? Diagnosed?
    ... because i do too. But I never had problems with the synthroid until I got lyme. Now it makes me feel worse when ... I actually feel better with a higher tsh and less synthroid than I did pre-lyme with lower tsh. Lyme also screws...

  7. question about Lyme and Thyroid
    ... infected. I was diagnosed as mild HypoT in 2004. Took synthroid at 100mcg for 2 years with no problems. Didn't feel ... any different on the synthroid but docs said my tsh was 1.98 down from 6.5 so I was ... the other lyme things. I noticed that when I take synthroid the dizziness is much more severe..almost unbearable ... . When I started cutting back on my synthroid I can at least function. Not taking any feels better ... know of any information about Lyme interferring with synthroid or thyroid hormones? Why would It make me feel so ... bad when docs say synthroid can't make you dizzy unless you take too much? Help...
    ... So your symptoms did not improve since taking the Synthroid ? The problem with many doctors regarding thyroid ... different meds to treat hypothyroidism. Meds such as Synthroid is a T4 only med. Meds such as Armour is a T3/T4 ... only, some do better on the T3/T4. I started with Synthroid but now take Amrour which works better for me. ...
    ... tsh. It's so weird. I used to feel find with 100mcg synthroid and a tsh of 2.0. Now I can't even tolerate more than...

  8. low thyroid levels
    ... in retrospect, I wish I had tried Armour instead of Synthroid . I've thought about changing but it won't happen...
    ... 6 so it's not too bad. I only have to take 50 mcg synthroid . Actually all my free t's are good. I have tried armour ... Armour can make you really jittery. So I just stay with synthroid now....

  9. Losing Myself
    ... ticker. I've had hypothyroidism since 03 and am taking synthroid and cytomel. The doctor I saw was Dr. Angelo Scotti...

  10. Hey Ticker
    ... was happened to me........ I used to be on .88 mg synthroid and .5mg cytomel. I told my doctor i was not feeling ... me on 90mg which i saw was equivilent to 150mg of synthroid on the armour thyroid site. So i took it and the first...

  11. Sleeperwoken
    ... neurotransmitters which were also very low. I am on synthroid too. I have been taking cortef since last October...

  12. People with Lyme Question
    ... as i have had the free t4 t3 tested before. I take Synthroid . Does anyone know of DR. Markowitz? He is in oakland...

  13. Thoughts on Cleveland Clinic
    ... treatment, refused to let me try Armour instead of synthroid , as "it's a last resort", I saw some regular endo...

  14. Picc Line Question?
    ... problems as well. I completely lost my appetite. I am on synthroid also. Lyme does a number on our bodies huh? I hope...

  15. Thyroid or lyme issue????
    ... which the doctor says was caused by the lyme. I am on synthroid along with the abx. I was tested quite a bit before...
    ... doctors will prescribe a synthetic T4 only med such as Synthroid . Some people do fine with this, but some people do ... Some people, including myself, do better on this than Synthroid . Learn as much as you can. The thyroid board at...
    ... Hypo very bad though my endo prescribed Armour, not synthroid , but I can't stand the smell of it, so I don't take...

  16. Need Help!!! I Cant Figure This Out
    ... parasites. Thyroid is in normal range with me being on synthroid and cytomel. Done MRI's, Sleep studies, Ekg's you...

  17. My Lyme test results
    ... until I found out it was my thyroid. I switched to synthroid but all that does is make me real anxious so I'm going...
    ... until I found out it was my thyroid. I switched to synthroid but all that does is make me real anxious so I'm going...
    ... until I found out it was my thyroid. I switched to synthroid but all that does is make me real anxious so I'm going ... if that's what's going on since I had switched to synthroid for that short while. It doesn;t have T3 or T4 in...
    ... and anxious. Or you may do better on a T4 med like Synthroid and adding a T3 med like Cytomel....
    ... gonna take this stinky stuff, LOL I have not tried the synthroid . Wow we really take alot of stuff don't we!! I took...
    ... does not bother me. For me it works much better than Synthroid because it is a T3/T4 med. I have not heard of...
    ... and anxious. Or you may do better on a T4 med like Synthroid and adding a T3 med like Cytomel. Hi Ticker, ... medication so I am on the lowest possible dose of synthroid and was also on the lowest dose of Armour too. I was ... on 50mcg of synthroid and 15mg of Armour. I don't know what is going on...
    ... gonna take this stinky stuff, LOL I have not tried the synthroid . Wow we really take alot of stuff don't we!! I took...
    ... does not bother me. For me it works much better than Synthroid because it is a T3/T4 med. I have not heard of...
    ... ever smelled and said it smelled like pig ****! Does Synthroid smell? Thanks for all the advice, kep in touch, Sarah...
    ... Sarah I take synthroid and it doesn't smell at all. It is just a little light ... Chantal I have had muscle cramping and I am on synthroid . I had it very bad in my calfs, feet and hand at one...
    ... [QUOTE=ktp812;2967447]Sarah I take synthroid and it doesn't smell at all. It is just a little light ... Chantal I have had muscle cramping and I am on synthroid . I had it very bad in my calfs, feet and hand at one ... doing better. I will have to check with my doc about Synthroid , maybe it just wasn't right for my levels. Isn't it...
    ... ever smelled and said it smelled like pig ****! Does Synthroid smell? Thanks for all the advice, kep in touch, Sarah ... definitely call the doctor and talk to him though. No, synthroid doesn't smell bad at all. In fact, I don't think it ... you on Armour because Armour has T3 and T4 in it and synthroid doesn't. He may have put you on it for a reason. ...
    ... [QUOTE=ktp812;2967447]Sarah I take synthroid and it doesn't smell at all. It is just a little light ... Chantal I have had muscle cramping and I am on synthroid . I had it very bad in my calfs, feet and hand at one...
    ... definitely call the doctor and talk to him though. No, synthroid doesn't smell bad at all. In fact, I don't think it ... you on Armour because Armour has T3 and T4 in it and synthroid doesn't. He may have put you on it for a reason. ...

  18. Weight Help, Please
    ... The lowest I can get is .9. I am on .37 mcg of Synthroid . I tried Armour -just a 1/4 grain and had anxiety ... and nightmares, we went back to synthroid and added Iodoral which is supposed to help stimulate...
    ... Hi Symle. You are on a very lose dose of Synthroid . Does your doctor ever test the Free T3 and Free...
    ... agree with me, so I just keep playing around with the Synthroid dose and hopefully that will help...My LLMD also mentioned...

  19. Do I have Lyme? 4 years no docs can help
    ... ypothyroidism and being treated and no relief from that. on synthroid t4 and cytomel t3 Going to see a GI doctor next...

  20. What are most successful ABX's?
    ... hypothyroidism also. I forgot to mention that I am on synthroid . I had my adrenal levels tested in October and they...
    ... adrenals and the thyroid. Did your LLMD prescribe the Synthroid ? Is it gross? do you think it is helping? I know when...
    ... Sarah My LLMD did give me the synthroid . Before I started it I was hungry all the time. Within...

  21. Thyroid & Lyme
    ... and then that caused the thyroid problem. So I am on synthroid once a day and hopefully as the bacteria die my adrenals...

  22. Babesiosis
    ... was up as well as my thyroid level. I take meds ( synthroid ) for hypothyroidism and they lowered my dosage. I...

  23. I don't know what else to have done
    ... went away hugely when I was taking a higher dose of Synthroid , but since my dosage was lowered the symptoms returned...

  24. Change in my protocol - Dr. E update
    ... Hi 6Blues. Synthroid is synthetic hormone and is a T4 only med. Armour...