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Lyme Disease board

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

  2. Hello lymies
    ... sauna is helping. I also started progesterone and the synthroid seems to have helped too... Will let you all know...

  3. building up your body
    ... may do better on a different med. Some meds like Synthroid are a T4 only med and other meds like Armour are a...
    ... I am actually on armour now. started with synthroid , my doc at the time was a jerk... treat you like a ... and he put me on armour as well. When I was on synthroid , I was right in the middle, "where it should be". ... did take cytomel (t3, I think), when I was on the synthroid , but after reading about it, got concerned about it...

  4. update
    ... 1/2 years ago. Since then, I've been on 100mg of Synthroid , and now my levels are good. Also, my blood work...

  5. What meds/supplements are you on? Also, what tests does your LLMD order?
    ... I have been on for some time: effexor neurontin synthroid vivelle dot plavix I feel like I have had the...

  6. Update from Damz68/Bothrops/Derek
    ... days anyway). Finished my master's, have been on synthroid for a year (which has helped a good deal), diagnosed...

  7. For ticker-Lyme and Thyroid disorders
    ... Many doctors will prescribe a T4 only med such as Synthroid . Some people do well on this but some do not. There...

  8. Janet's update - Mitochondrial Function?
    ... I am also on supplements for that. I have been on synthroid for 8 months but my levels have not gone up so he...

  9. raising the body temp--for astroh2o
    ... jumping for joy. I just want to comment on the synthroid ...I took thyroid meds and expected it to raise my...

  10. Romans... old ? on Nattokinase, Glutathione, Transfer Factor...
    ... MCS and her temperature is always low. She takes Synthroid , but her temp still stays low. I've been looking...

  11. To BDFM Re Pale Spike and Silphitrin
    ... thyroid disease, only nodules. I am on a low dose of synthroid to shrink nodules. This has not happened yet in the ... 10 months I have been on synthroid . There are so many options and or opinions, it...

  12. Lyme and thyroid
    ... Chocolatesprinkle PS, I forgot to add that Synthroid is one of the top 3 prescribed drugs in the US. For...

  13. Rapid heart beat, fast breathing and not sleeping?
    ... many are, but that is not the case for all drugs. Synthroid , for one, has differences between generic and brand...

  14. Ticker And Ncgirl88...
    ... doing and where do you stand in treatment? Are you on synthroid ? What dose? Raleigh86...

  15. New here, have a few questions
    ... have much of a thyroid left and I have been taking synthroid for about 14 years. I never realised the connection ... antihisitimes with eph. in it, I have to drop my dosage on synthroid or I will get way too jumpy and jittery and have heart...

  16. I read an article:
    ... said it was within range. However, she increased synthroid , but I am still on low dose, .037, something like ... another TSH after I've been on the slightly increased synthroid for 2 months. That's all she is requesting. She...

  17. It's a bad time...
    ... disease because of thyroid test results. I am on synthroid to shrink nodules. I had thyroid ultrasound last ... visit endo in the next 2 weeks. I am on low dose of synthroid , but will increase after my endo visit. I worry that...

  18. First appt. with LLMD
    ... a endo and had biopsy,which was negative. I am on synthroid to shrink nodules, but the endo says I do not have...

  19. A Possible Answer...
    ... adioactive iodine treatment to kill my thyroid and now take synthroid daily. My thyroid hormone levels are constantly checked...

  20. I would appreciate your imput...
    ... and endo doctor, but have benign nodules and taking synthroid . When I found out that my symptoms should not be...

Shingles board

  1. Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Question
    ... Which I was taking for sinuses, 2 pills a day) - Synthroid (For my Hypothyroidism) - Sudafed (I would take 2...

Gallbladder board

  1. Gallbladder, gastroparesis, hiatal hernia
    ... have major under active thyroid, i need to get you on synthroid asap, so i was wright it was my thyroid. i called...

  2. possible galbladder trouble with my daughter:please read!!!!
    ... repeatedly checked her bloodwork since she has been on synthroid and they tell me everything is fine now with her level...

  3. Nausea, Diarrhea, Depression after Gallbladder Surgery
    ... the surgery. I am also hypothyroid. I take 100mcg of synthroid daily. Joy...
    ... in my stomach before I take it. I always take the synthroid first wait a few hours then take the zantac. But because...
    ... have explained sound like me before I started on the synthroid . I didn't think of it before when you said the panic...

  4. Gallbladder
    ... doctor's ideal level 0.12, while taking 225mcg of Synthroid . I don't feel my best at that level, but she wants ... it there. Now I have been off my Synthroid for the last 4-5 weeks to get ready for my annual...

  5. My Doctor's An Idiot and Im having Gall Bladder Surgery Tomorrow
    ... levels but she doubted that I needed an increase of synthroid and she said she didn't think it was my thyroid at ... level was low and I don't think im getting enough synthroid it is my thyroid or my first test would not have showed...

  6. Post Gall Bladder Surgery - low blood sugars
    ... much as before being I take Ativan after I take my Synthroid . I do still get a little bit hypoglycemia so I been...

  7. Ulcer/Gallbladder / What Else could it be ?
    ... Doc has put me on Prevcid 30 mg , I also take Synthroid 100 mCG for my Hypothyroid , Celexa 20 Mg for anxiety...

  8. Is my thyroid causing gallbladder trouble?
    ... finally!) I was dx'd hypo in 1991. Placed on .075 Synthroid . Had my bloodwork done annually...everything within ... asked my DO what would happen if I just quit taking my Synthroid . I'm sure you can guess his reply...that I'd quit...
    ... Here's another question...back when I was on .075 Synthroid , my basal temp was about 94.7. Daytime walking around...
    ... original combination of drugs you were on (was it Synthroid + Cytomel?) worked well for you. It's unclear to...

  9. Gall Bladder ???
    ... www.healthboards.com/ubb/rolleyes.gif[/img] I am on synthroid for Grave's Disease and have found out a connection...

Interstitial Cystitis (IC) board

  1. thyroid med & interstitial cystitis
    ... switched to Armour I didn't notice this while I was on Synthroid . I guess I will call my doctor and let him know....
    ... problem so I'm trying to not complain. I couldn't take Synthroid . Keep us posted....
    ... having this problem before my last dose increase ( Synthroid ) which is also when we added Cytomel. Is it possible...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. Kidney Disease or Not???
    ... thyroid disease. I take, on a daily basis, 88mcg Synthroid , 900mg Neurontin, 200mg Plaquenil, 300mg Ultram, 3mg...

  2. Renal Tubular acidosis
    ... the cause of all my problems but I don't think the synthroid is helping at all. I have an appointment tomorrow...
    ... turns out the be the cure! I am still taking the synthroid but I really don't think I need it, I will more than...
    ... a month down the road. You don't want to stop the synthroid too soon. It takes a little while to build the hormone ... come up, talk to the endo about gently lowering the synthroid . An abrupt stop will sometimes rock your boat if...
    ... eurothyroid sickness was correct I stopped taking the synthroid a few days ago and my thyroid is so much better. I...
    ... in has to come out. The other thing is without the synthroid , your thyroid hormones may drop a little. The one...
    ... and see if testing is beneficial. I stopped the synthroid because after I started the bicarb my levels feel...

  3. Creatinine Question
    ... other meds I'm on are Triglide(for triglycerides) and Synthroid ...who knows. To me, that number change is just quite...
    ... other meds I'm on are Triglide(for triglycerides) and Synthroid ...who knows. To me, that number change is just quite...

  4. Anyone with kidney stones tired all the time?
    ... strange because I am very thin. Anyway, began taking synthroid and started feeling better. About that time, began ... fight or flight feeling all the time. I went off the synthroid and felt much better. Had bloodwork and no longer...

Liver & Pancreas Disorders board

  1. High Liver enzymes
    ... thyriodectomy so I take Synthriod. I can't find where synthroid raises liver enzymes. Hypothyroid can raise them so...

  2. Adenomas/ FNH Support (take 4)
    ... Singulair, Xyzal, Lo Ovral, Protonix, Zyprexa, Paxil, and Synthroid . I also take Xanax for anxiety and Advair for my...

  3. High Liver Levels
    ... taking Milk Thistle every day. Does anyone know if Synthroid can raise levels? Have been taking that for 4 years...

  4. please help 29 w/ hepc and end stage cirrhosis many ????
    ... Lactalose, Aldactone, lasix, protonics, previcid and synthroid . This doesnt include my previous medications which...

  5. Elevated Enzymes
    ... only, had gallbladder removed in 1995, only med is synthroid ...rarely if ever take any other meds including tylenol...

  6. I am so scared and confussed
    ... the meds I am on be causing this? I am on coumadin, synthroid , xanax, lexapro, zyrtec, and I take vitamin b..also ... involve grapefruit juice as I can't have that with the synthroid and antidepresent....
    ... think its the thyroid med? My sister and mom take synthroid and they both gained weight...my sister abt 25 lbs...

  7. Very High Liver Counts
    ... and will know how high you #'s shoul dbe from the synthroid and zyrtec) My numbers were in the 1000's at one point...

  8. Suddenly high AST and ALT levels
    ... is doing the harm. I stopped taking everything but synthroid and ritalin (for narcolepsy) as they are not on the...

Urology board

  1. Dark Urine...Bilirubin??
    ... Vitamins, or have eaten anything different. I take Synthroid for my Thyroid, which i have taken for years. I was...

Asthma board

  1. Please-anyone else have this?
    ... allergies, birth control pills, Paxil and Zyprexa, and Synthroid , Xanax, and Metformin. I should have mentioned that...

  2. One of these things is going to be the end of me
    ... hypothyroid, which was diagnosed a year ago, so I take synthroid . I can't help but feel the worsening of the above...

  3. Asthma and ADD meds
    ... subacute thyroiditis right now she is hypothyroid and on synthroid for it. I will check when he goes to see the doc about...

Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD board

  1. Update: Got test results back today
    ... thoughts or ideas? Thyroid tests were normal (I'm on synthroid ) Platelet count was high (has been for about a year...

  2. Long Term effects of Mycrobacterium Avium Virus
    ... Slight weight loss which may be due to change in Synthroid dose. Most mac sufferers agree that this disease acts...

  3. What Tests?
    ... successfully with radio active iodine followed by synthroid . I just told my husband last night that I thought...

  4. pulmonary specialist tests
    ... know what that means....but my PCP took me off my synthroid 2 months ago due to too high a heart rate....so we...

Men's Health board

  1. testosterone therapy question
    ... taken this long to get it regulated--Taking 150mcg of Synthroid and thyroid hormone levels are normal at .9--I had...

  2. TRT and Test Results
    ... Why is he on synthroid ? His thyroid numbers look ok to me. Is he feeling ... particular. Get him tested for that and ask why he is on synthroid . Actually at this point he would have to be off the...

  3. Testosterone injections
    ... underactive has anything to do with it? I do take Synthroid too....
    ... I am hypothyroid and take synthroid also and it affects libido somewhat but cannot destroy...

  4. Cymbalta and Androgel
    ... discovered an under active thyroid, and low T (170). I'm on Synthroid for the thyroid and I've been put on Androgel 5MG...
    ... low dosage of gel for such low T. And as to taking Synthroid , remember it is T4. And T4 is not the active form ... active T3. Unfortunately nearly all doctors prescribe Synthroid or its generic equivalent assuming it will solve...

  5. Low Testosterone - lab results and what to do?
    ... Physician can check you too! I take a small dose of synthroid to keep the nodule from growing (hopefully). Bengie...
    ... thyroid is beneath the adams apple. I know before synthroid (and when I'm lazy about taking it regularly) I get...

  6. Opinions wanted on Lab Results
    ... [QUOTE=mh01;3586104]4/28 TSH 1.26 I take 50mg Synthroid /day I assume you meant 0.050 mg synthroid (or 50...

  7. Awaiting 3rd testosterone test
    ... discovered my thyroid was under active and I'm now also on Synthroid . I recently called my Endocrinologist office and...
    ... discovered my thyroid was under active and I'm now also on Synthroid . I recently called my Endocrinologist office and...
    ... low T and low thyroid together. I am also using synthroid and getting T-shots and share most of your described...
    ... low T and low thyroid together. I am also using synthroid and getting T-shots and share most of your described...
    ... Test (direct)= 7.9 (6.8 - 21.5) He changed my Synthroid from 75mcg to 88 mcg. He is now testing: Test...
    ... time was I had a under active thyroid, now I take Synthroid for that and incredibly it cured the diarrhea problem...
    ... on your condition? How is your diarrhea with the synthroid ? The reason I ask is because I have had almost identical...
    ... the Testosterone replacement that did it, it was the Synthroid . My Thyroid levels were over 6.0 and I think the ... patients around 1.0. As soon as I started taking the Synthroid , the diarrhea went away, simply amazing! I had been...

  8. Low Testosterone and fsh at 23
    ... take T, HGH, hydrocortizone (for adrenal gland), and synthroid (radiation did this one since it popped up just 6...

  9. Is well intentioned doctor going to kill me?
    ... raise your cholesteriol. before I started on HGH and synthroid (was alraedy on TRT) mine was close to 300 total number...

  10. Androgel questions
    ... are related to thyroid (was for me). Once I started synthroid , I was able to rest. Actually, seems like I rest...

  11. started t replacement, prostate, thyroid meds didn't help t?
    ... with my prostate symptoms. I have been on 25 mgc Synthroid for mildly enlarged thyroid (not necessarily hypothyroid ... My t had actually gone down (after 6 weeks on the synthroid ) to 234. Because the dose is tiny to begin with, ... I've decided to take some time off the synthroid and see how the Testim does alone. A couple of days...

  12. testim 50 mg when take effect?
    ... tell me a bit more about it? I'm only on 25 mcg of Synthroid , however, the concern would be that the Testim would...
    ... tell me a bit more about it? I'm only on 25 mcg of Synthroid , however, the concern would be that the Testim would ... my skin seems to soak it up better. shrug) my synthroid was changed from .112 to .100 a couple of weeks ago ... change was needed. its all connected. Iw as put on synthroid because my t4 level was very low (.4) but my endo...
    ... I can manage to get the stupid weight off taht the synthroid made me gain I will be great. hehehe Thansk but...

  13. Prostate Infections
    ... one could give me a yes or no answer. I have been on Synthroid for 10 years. I get my my testosterone levels checked ... in the 320 range. I change my thyroid medicine from Synthroid to Cytomel. Made me feel much better. But when I got...
    ... have been using levothyroxin (which is generic for synthroid ) for a couple of years and it maintains my thyroid...
    ... have been using levothyroxin (which is generic for synthroid ) for a couple of years and it maintains my thyroid...

  14. DHEA Supplementation
    ... endo started treating me for thyroid (enlarged) with Synthroid . Since then, I've found out the endo specializes...
    ... endo started treating me for thyroid (enlarged) with Synthroid . Since then, I've found out the endo specializes...
    ... the moment. I'd love to figure out if thyroid meds ( synthroid ) can help my pituitary too. We'll know soon. Thanks...
    ... the moment. I'd love to figure out if thyroid meds ( synthroid ) can help my pituitary too. We'll know soon. ...

  15. Urgent Help needed......
    ... need T? I do have autoimmune thyroid conditon and on Synthroid . My TSH, FT3 and FT4 are all within the normal range...

  16. Normal testosterone levels?
    ... effects your T levels. getting on meds for the thyroid ( synthroid or armour) will help. but, saying that just because...

  17. High Estrogen, low Testosterone need solutions
    ... thyroid might be your problem and needs to be treated. Synthroid is the replacement hormone for that. Its a very delicate...
    ... especially when too high. It should be under 3. Synthroid is the solution (or another drug called Armour). ...

  18. Testosterone "Low-Norm" Syndrome
    ... to tell me that wasn't the problem. Actually, the synthroid (for thyroid) seems to help these symptoms so maybe...

  19. Low T - Doctor and Lab tests
    ... optimally below 1.5) My TSH was 3.5 and I was put on synthroid (for hyoptyroidism) by my doc about a month ago. ...
    ... optimally below 1.5) My TSH was 3.5 and I was put on synthroid (for hyoptyroidism) by my doc about a month ago. ...

  20. Testosterone Replacement Therapy
    ... 5 mos ago I requested changing my Thyroid med from Synthroid to Armour Thyroid, with the hopes that it would help...
    ... normal. You need to treat it until TSH under 3. Synthroid and Armour are the two possible treatments and they...
    ... ypopituitary (which was my diagnosis)? 1) I have to take synthroid and T. Dont know how they play together but my last ... lab after starting synthroid showed my T levels had increased and I might have ... treatment even if your TSH is below 3. 3)for hypo its synthroid or armour. dont know the meds for hyper 4) pit ... T(nads), hydrocortizone (adrenal), HGH (pit), and synthroid (thyroid)....
    ... low (or in the low range). The endo prescribed my Synthroid 50 mcg. I am very concerned to start taking it. ... I don't have many of the symptoms described in the Synthroid pamplet but have experienced the fatigue and brain...
    ... normal range and your TSH is pretty low to be taking synthroid . Your symptoms could easily be from the low T which...

  21. Testosterone Therapy/Maintaining Testicular Function & Fertililty/HCG & Clomid
    ... before beginning T-therapy, as I just started taking Synthroid , and he first wants my body to adjust to that. ...
    ... on the low side), the endo prescribed 37.5 mcgs of Synthroid as a starter dose for the first 3 weeks. I know it...
    ... weeks for the t-therapy, to see how I respond to the Synthroid . Sucks to have to wait, but it makes sense to me...

  22. new Testosterone Numbers, low LH
    ... years. I am worried too about using Testim with Synthroid 25 mcg for mildly enlarged thyroid. I'd just as soon ... stop the Synthroid but may give it until July when the endo wants to...

  23. Hypothyroid and Low T
    ... short lasting erections, tiredness. I was put on Synthroid and my TSH is now 0.80, which is good. I thought my ... that does not seem to be happening. I' ve been on Synthroid for about 2 months. Maybe I have to give it more time ... ? My levels pre- Synthroid when TSH was too high are: Total T- 439 (250-1100...
    ... have your T3, T4, and free T3, T4 checked. Sometimes Synthroid is not as good as Armour but you need to test these...
    ... The Free T4 is 1.1 (0.8-1.8) before treatment of synthroid . A little low? Do not know what it is now, the endo...

  24. Lab results - Input anyone?
    ... considering T is low, and TSH low. You must be taking synthroid or something for the reduced thyroid function aren...