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  1. can your thyroid meds cause anxiety??
    ... dropped again to .03. I'm only on 50mcg right now Synthroid , Dr wants me alternating 50/75, but this hyper phase...

  2. Need Help - Have Enlarged Thyroid with normal TSH and Questions
    ... feeling all screamed hypo. She put me on 50 mcg's of Synthroid for a month to see how I feel and then I go back to...

  3. What To Expect From A Dosage Increase
    ... endo next week. I anticipate a dosage increase on my Synthroid . I am on .88 mcg and still feel terrible and basically ... understand could be from dyes/fillers - not actually the Synthroid .........or from being hypo - I don't know. Any...

  4. Had my TT last week and have questions.
    ... and was boosted again at 6 weeks. It took going the Synthroid .. then Synthroid/Cytomel... intolerant to Cytomel ... Armour too much T3.. so now she is half Armour and half Synthroid . I like to tease her about it, but I am proud she...
    ... mederma as well. My surgeon started me on 100 mcg synthroid the day after surgery. My TSH is currently .84, and...

  5. new question ... cytomel and tsh level
    ... was still hypo. by bloodwork. I did take it with my synthroid when I first started on medication, it helped at that...

  6. New Post On Blood Results/questions/mg
    ... posted on the answer to the post on Feeling good on synthroid . Making this a new post then - I did post this on ... resonse, I am having new labs tomorrow after being on Synthroid .88 for 30 days. The last results from Armour at ... between 75-90 mgs. was TSH .014. My first results on Synthroid were only taking it from March 18th - April 8th when...

  7. Does this mean I need a higher dose?
    ... know my results yet, but after 4 weeks on 75mcg of Synthroid , my chin is still breaking out and I'm tired again...
    ... since the TSH is low, she wants me to only take the Synthroid 6 days a week instead of 7. Does this sound correct...

  8. Feelin good on synthroid-but only for a week and 1/2
    ... Hey everybody, I just started taking 50 mg Synthroid (hypo/hashi). It seemed to make me feel really good...
    ... decreases to my Armour - the doctor switched me to Synthroid .50 mcg. and that began an even worse downward spiral...
    ... suddenly.. what are your current Ft levels on the synthroid and what were your last levels on the Armour. When...
    ... suddenly.. what are your current Ft levels on the synthroid and what were your last levels on the Armour. When ... Anyway, I am having new labs tomorrow after being on Synthroid .88 for 30 days. The last results from Armour at ... between 75-90 mg was .014. My first results on Synthroid were only taking it from March 18th - April 8th when...
    ... thus worth about as much as cow flop! Your TSH on Synthroid is more telling, but if you are unbalanced in your...

  9. How long does it take for Synthroid headaches to go away?
    ... When I first stared synthroid at 50 mgs back in the end of Jan., I had a headache...

  10. reaction to synthriod
    ... sensitive to thyroid hormone? i had same reaction on synthroid for months....they switched me to armour and it has...

  11. tsh keeps going lower
    ... I'm about to stop my Synthroid ! Started out in Jan. with tsh 7.66, ft's ok., ana ... dropped to .12, so new Endo decreased meds to 50/75 mcg Synthroid , alternating days. Now my levels are .03! I feel like...

  12. medical alert
    ... re comatose and can't tell the nurse you need your Synthroid ... well, you've got a lot bigger problem than a dip...

  13. Thyroid Care and Concerns Around the World - Week 5!
    ... In 2005 the endo said levels are good. He upped my synthroid from 112.5 to 125 just cause i feel bad. My GP ended...
    ... have a very sensitive system. I am now taking the 150 synthroid up from 137. and personally I feel like I am 1/2 and...
    ... T4. I would see if I could swap to 50-75 mcgs of synthroid and add a grain of Armour and keep on with the Armour...
    ... thinks there is no controlling/stabilizing the tsh with synthroid and the anti-anxiety med is not a solution. My pcp...

  14. Latest Numbers
    ... the gurus advise on whether or not t get onto a low synthroid dose.. the issue with that is I seem to get hyper...
    ... name.. he just gave me some samples - 50 mcg of Synthroid .. I started both .. I hope I can tolerate the synthroid...
    ... keeper. Keep us posted on him and your results. The synthroid should give you a mild energy boost for about 2 weeks...
    ... Hi, Its been a week of 50 mcg synthroid .. Last week was tough.. had chest pains.. and was...

  15. Can being Hypothyroid cause headaches?
    ... what a cop-out). My doctor prescribed .05 mg of Synthroid but I have been taking .025 because I think it may ... from migraines my entire life and am terrified that Synthroid will be a trigger for me. I also take 75 mg of Topamax ... .does anyone have any good stories to offer about Synthroid ? Am I being irresponsible about not taking it? If...
    ... other. I'm not sure why people are so fearful of synthroid ? They'll eat 2 hotdogs! I laugh at anothers comment ... about 25mcg of synthroid shutting down the thyroid and needing more....like...

  16. More Adrenal Questions
    ... having problems with it. I switched from .75 mg of Synthroid . This doctor is pretty thorough. I’ve had lots...
    ... Thanks again for all the advice. When I was on Synthroid alone I had a hard time converting to T3. My FT3 ... on Synthroid .75 mg was 2.9 with the same ranges. I have a question...
    ... She ended up with a grain of Armour and 75 mcgs of Synthroid being the perfect balance. With out the excess T3...

  17. Splitting Synthroid Tablet
    ... burning than anything - never had this before I went on Synthroid and can't have a million other conditions that developed ... on latest does or mid-March since I first went on Synthroid at 50 mcg - now at .88. Been reading all I can -...
    ... I had problems with the Synthroid that had dye in it. I switched to the 50mcg which...
    ... [QUOTE=famnd;3564704]I had problems with the Synthroid that had dye in it. I switched to the 50mcg which ... it. Fam Hi, Thanks for the input on the Synthroid . I had heard that the white tablet didn't have dyes...

  18. Can I take Synthroid in at night?
    ... Taking Synthroid first thing in the AM is the standard. I take mine ... especially dairy. The calcium in dairy binds with Synthroid & isn't absorbed. My cousin takes Synthroid at ... chemicals such as calcium. I had trouble taking Synthroid at first too when I tried to take it without any food...

  19. can you help with new test results?
    ... thik my free's look? I am on levoxyl i have tried synthroid but it did not agree with me,do you think levoxyl...

  20. Abdominal bloating what helps?
    ... suggestions? Refuse to buy new clothes! Could it be the Synthroid ? Since getting on meds this has happened. I thought...
    ... 1/2 wks. He sd the bloating would not be from the Synthroid and bloating should be better. I did have this bloating...
    ... I swelled when I was on Synthroid , but at that time my my FT's were very low. I would ... think it would either be the Synthroid or because you are very hypo. Just my guess....

  21. maybe a thyroid problem??
    ... T3 as they need. That's patently absurd, but since Synthroid - the largest-selling T4 drug in North America - first...

  22. Finally a diagnosis, Rx of tapazole
    ... were taken while I was taking .125 mcg of generic synthroid ... But, in the past my TSH has always been around...
    ... you say you were on Synthroid ? Why didn't he just lower the dose, why did he put...
    ... lower it any more. I started out on 50 micro grams of synthroid , then they lowered it to 25 mcg, at the end I was...
    ... Doc for me. I was seeing someone who had me on the Synthroid up until last month when I started with this new Endo...
    ... putting out too much hormone..how long were you on Synthroid ? Do you have copies of the antibodies tests?...
    ... I never heard of a doctor switching someone from Synthroid to Tap, it's usually used sometimes together for block ... and replace method. I would just stop the Synthroid and lab again in 6-8 weeks to see if you go one way ... midwest said after that.You're on such a low dose of Synthroid ,it seems you almost don't need it,I think the levels...
    ... by the lab results and your ability to tolerate the synthroid . Before you mail that letter off, you may wanna do...

  23. Finally feeling good, but labs weren't so good. Advice?
    ... I just wonder if I now need a combo of Armour and Synthroid to get the numbers to balance a little better. I...

  24. Numbers didn't budge on 75mcg - Standing still :(
    ... of the nodule until suppression... She upped my Synthroid to 125mcg. I asked her if we could just go a bit...

  25. I have an endo appointment coming up and have a question...
    ... T3 evaluated. Some do not respond well or absorb synthroid well. You are hypoT and need more than you are taking...

  26. increasing Synthroid causes "clenching stomach muscles", ????
    ... sounds like you could be having a reaction to the Synthroid , BUT why would you be having a reaction at 112 mcg...
    ... few years ago when I was bloating on a trial dose of Synthroid , I added in a very small dose of some Armour, and...
    ... Sue, when I am overmedicated on synthroid and a bit hyper, I get this gripping, gnawing, hollow ... experiencing this right now. I have been on 125mcg synthroid for the past 6 weeks and it is too much so I just...
    ... week. I am definitely feeling hyper on the 125 mcg synthroid so he suggested dropping down to 112 and testing again...

  27. joint pain anyone?
    ... but i'm not close to any of you two as far as meds. synthroid and iron is the only two i take religiously. tho i...
    ... always forget. the only one i don't forget is the synthroid cuz i do that right when i get up. the iron tabs,...

  28. Help with Labs?
    ... Armour in the morning.. like 90mg Armour and 50 mcg synthroid in the morning with a chaser of 30 mg in the afternoon...

  29. Need a little input from the pros, please!!!
    ... am newly diagnosed as hypo and have a 25 mg RX for Synthroid waiting for me at the pharmacy. I have left a message ... really shouldn't exceed 5. I want to tell her that Synthroid only treats one of the hormones, T3 or T4, (I can...
    ... First off.. Synthroid is a thyroxine replacement drug, T4. As long as you ... given the TSH of 40! WOW! Armour or cytomel with synthroid treat T4 and T3 levels. Two out of three patients...

  30. Hypo sx after starting synthroid?
    ... acting and gaining weight may be a poor reaction to synthroid many people have it and have to swap. I wish I had...
    ... QUOTE=steph74;3557449]My gyn decided I should start on synthroid because my TSH was 4.1 (fT4 and fT3 both normal, though ... this isn't hashi's). After about 4 weeks of 25 mg of synthroid (she said I could up it to 50 if I wanted, but I'm ... breakouts all over my body. I decided to go off the synthroid for a few weeks and see what happens. Are these symptoms ... normal for starting a tiny dose of synthroid ? Stephanie you sound like your hypo i initially...

  31. t4/t3 in armour
    ... I said to you in your thread about switching from Synthroid to Armour, the new Armour dose is lower than your ... old Synthroid dose. Consult your doctor to ask for an increase...
    ... I said to you in your thread about switching from Synthroid to Armour, the new Armour dose is lower than your ... old Synthroid dose. Consult your doctor to ask for an increase...

  32. Need some help with my lab values
    ... may not be the case at all. I tried Levoxyl and Synthroid in the early days of my hypothyroid diagnosis in 2005 ... I really don't know how I would feel on Levoxyl or Synthroid now that my body has recovered from my trial but I...

  33. elevated sed rate
    ... rate means? I do have a large goiter and am on 112 synthroid . thanks melanie...

  34. Should I switch
    ... only 30 mgs, and worked up gradually. This was after Synthroid had overmedicated me in its smallest dose and I had ... gave me any kind of palpatations or problems like the Synthroid did. Everyone is different, though, so your mileage...

  35. Have latest results
    ... felt like I was going to die. I am on 150 mcg of synthroid ...

  36. Got my most recent labs back and I think they look pretty good!
    ... I am on 1 grain (60mg) of Armour and 88mcg of Synthroid ... TSH 0.16 (0.34 - 5.60) FT3 5.04 (2.70 - 5...
    ... :) The reason I think it might actually be the Synthroid is because I *never* had headaches before I was diagnosed ... I have been on this dose/combination of Armour and Synthroid since last November or so and was fine. Ugh....

  37. need help nwith labs...endo was bad
    ... my labs were based on just 75 synthroid ..i just started the armour 3 days ago...also on tons ... stomach problems since afetr they took me off 150 synthroid it made me hyper..hat was about 3 months ago...seen...

  38. New labs...what do you think?
    ... At the time this test was done, I was on .88 of Synthroid and 25 of cytomel. My Ferritin is up some to 29...
    ... FT4 is mid range. You will probably need to increase Synthroid just a little also....
    ... it till I got the lab report though. He lower the Synthroid to .75 and keeping cytomel at 25 mcg. We started the...

  39. sore throat with synthroid?
    ... I have taken synthroid for years and have never had it cause a sore throat ... supplemented but this feeling goes away once I get my synthroid optimal again. Blessings - jrose...
    ... [QUOTE=jrose1358;3553956]I have taken synthroid for years and have never had it cause a sore throat ... supplemented but this feeling goes away once I get my synthroid optimal again. Blessings - jrose thanks I ... my head. I see my doc for a f/u from starting the synthroid on monday so I will have him check it out....
    ... synthroid wouldnt do that. I always have constant sore throats...

  40. Newly diagnosed as hypo.....
    ... but seemed pretty sure that I would have to go on synthroid . Everyone tells me how much better I'll feel...

  41. Aching arms and legs???
    ... s been a while), I am still dealing with the Synthroid and trying to get the right dose - I am on .88mcg ... and have read that it is common. Is that from the Synthroid - side effect - or the fact that meds are not stabilized ... and it is from the hypo. I am blaming it on the Synthroid . I definitely am bone tired - I do nothing but get...
    ... weakness happen when I am not adequately supplemented. Synthroid doesn't cause these symptoms for me but I do know ... that others on this board have a hard time with synthroid so maybe they will chime in. Synthroid seems to be ... taken a bit of patience to get to the right level of synthroid . I am now on 125 mcg synthroid and have been feeling...

  42. Hypo and water retention
    ... for improvement with my thyroid and has bumped my Synthroid up from 88 mcgs to 100 mgs, and Cytomel will stay ... 3, 1.5 and 1.7 so it has been falling... hoping my Synthroid bump and starting my Adrenals supps again will give...

  43. Changed To Synthroid
    ... burn and ache - and I never had that stuff before Synthroid . Yes, I can hardly get out of bed in the morning...
    ... good - but better. I am going to start splitting the Synthroid again tomorrow and keep that up for the next days...
    ... arms or something and she is like new. Is was on Synthroid , but is on Armour now and doing great. She sent a ... am starting with this endo - but I don't think this Synthroid is helping yet AT ALL. I guess I should wait for...
    ... - anyway, I keep blaming the side effects on the Synthroid - would you say they are because I am hypo and these...
    ... weakness happen when I am not adequately supplemented. Synthroid doesn't cause these symptoms for me but I do know ... that others on this board have a hard time with synthroid so maybe they will chime in. Synthroid seems to be ... taken a bit of patience to get to the right level of synthroid . I am now on 125 mcg synthroid and have been feeling...
    ... weakness happen when I am not adequately supplemented. Synthroid doesn't cause these symptoms for me but I do know ... that others on this board have a hard time with synthroid so maybe they will chime in. Synthroid seems to be ... taken a bit of patience to get to the right level of synthroid . I am now on 125 mcg synthroid and have been feeling ... to drop it. March 19th was when I was changed to Synthroid - so I guess in "thryoid land" - that isn't long at...
    ... think you probably ending up taking over 100mcg of Synthroid you were on a lot of Armour 90mg is around 112-150mcg ... of Synthroid. I think he will increase your Synthroid to 100mcg. Are you feeling a little better tonight...
    ... think you probably ending up taking over 100mcg of Synthroid you were on a lot of Armour 90mg is around 112-150mcg ... of Synthroid. I think he will increase your Synthroid to 100mcg. Are you feeling a little better tonight ... Glad your hubby is home. I guess the next dosage for Synthroid is 100 mcg. I wouldn't mind a slow increase if I...
    ... Hey Liz - I started feeling hyper on the Armour/ Synthroid in December but probably was hyper well before that ... then finally just dropped it. I then started the Synthroid back at 50 mcg at the end of January. After about...
    ... 3553948]Hey Liz - I started feeling hyper on the Armour/ Synthroid in December but probably was hyper well before that ... then finally just dropped it. I then started the Synthroid back at 50 mcg at the end of January. After about...
    ... think you probably ending up taking over 100mcg of Synthroid you were on a lot of Armour 90mg is around 112-150mcg ... of Synthroid. I think he will increase your Synthroid to 100mcg. Are you feeling a little better tonight...
    ... same - but she feels great in the morning - takes Synthroid at 6:30 A. M. - in a couple of hours feels awful all...
    ... vitamins around 10:30 - 4 hours or so after 1/2 of my Synthroid . What are you up to today? Liz...
    ... get up. I am making an attempt to take the whole Synthroid pill again today. I took 1/2 from Thursday-Monday...
    ... in about a week. As you recall I had increased my synthroid from 100 mcg which wasn't enough to 125 mcg. Well...
    ... going to do tomorrow. I never felt good taking the Synthroid or Levo. I always felt dizzy and weird. I think she...
    ... to change from your labs. I know what you mean - Synthroid sure doesn't seem to agree with me, although my Armour...
    ... symptoms you are having. She changed the med to Synthroid 112 which I believe was a blue or green pill. In one ... took her blood test and the doctor changed her med to Synthroid 100 which is a yellow pill. On 04/29/08 once again...
    ... Jim99, Thanks for the input. I am on .88 Synthroid and have been for about 5 weeks. I was on Armour ... finally after 4 decreases in the Armour I was changed to Synthroid in mid-March. Also was referred to an endocrinologist ... treated by my regular MD. I have not felt well on the Synthroid at all, but trying to hang in as they say it takes...
    ... doctor to try Levoxyl or Levothyroxine instead of Synthroid . Tomorrow I start with the new meds I hope it works...
    ... meds and that there are no dyes on the 50 mcg. of Synthroid . I have some of them from my old prescription and...
    ... of posts in the today on people feeling awful with Synthroid ........ Hope each day gets better. Hang in there...
    ... of posts in the today on people feeling awful with Synthroid ........ Hope each day gets better. Hang in there...
    ... Hi Tom, I have been on Synthroid since mid-March and feeling terrible. I was on Armour ... and the palpitations persisted - he changed me to Synthroid . I felt bad before and have been worse since. I ... in half. People say it doesn't do much good with Synthroid because it is slow acting - but I think the dyes or...
    ... T4 to T3 by striping one iodine off of the T4. Synthroid , or the generic Levothyroxine are outstanding drugs...
    ... I feel terrible each and every day since I went on Synthroid . I guess you are saying that I am probably just not...
    ... things out. All the burning started since I went on Synthroid - especially .88 mcg. I have it all documented in...
    ... take the hormone cream for. But since I started the Synthroid , especially the .88 mcg it burns off and on. Also...
    ... your T4 is a little high you are having too much Synthroid and not enough T3. Decrease the Synthroid to 0.75mct...
    ... be a mind-reader - he ended up lowering my dose of Synthroid to .75 mcg (just as you said) and added to start a ... I asked if I should take it in the morning with my Synthroid - and he said -and this kinda answers what we talked ... about when to take your Synthroid --"you can take your Synthroid any time" - I figure ... prescription or bottle of pills doesn't say word like the Synthroid bottle. Just wondered. I will try it in the morning...
    ... feel , It makes your heart faster so I would take my Synthroid before breakfast and the Cytomel half an hour after...
    ... Pia, I just re-read your post - you said take Synthroid and then eat and then take 1/2 of the 12.5 Cytomel...

  44. Has Anyone Suffered From This????
    ... and 15mg of Armour. I think I may need to switch to Synthroid though and give that a try....
    ... thing up for a while, even changing from Generic to Synthroid . Stay with your levo and Armour and give it more time...
    ... and they are scary. I was switched from Armour to Synthroid mid-March. I took Armour for 40 years with no problems ... palpitations from Dec-March. Then my doctor changed me to Synthroid and I have been really feeling bad since. I went ... I think - I never had this before I started taking Synthroid . Or perhaps it is just that the medication is not...

  45. tgAB and tpoAB results
    ... november 2007and like 1000+ in july 2007. and i was on synthroid for 6 months then, feeling real good and then the ... like 3.57 but doctors aren't wanting to change her synthroid . she's on .75mcg. they are telling her that her range...
    ... like 3.57 but doctors aren't wanting to change her synthroid . She's on .75mcg. They are telling her that her range...

  46. Pregnant with Hashimotos
    ... in December. I went to an endo and he started me on synthroid and I was told not to get pregnant for three months ... exactly 3 months later, I got pregnant. I have been on synthroid since, and I now know that my pregnancy is going great...
    ... weeks until you have hit 12 weeks. If you need more synthroid for you and the child it is the first 12 weeks that...
    ... then slows down. He said he will probably boost my synthroid at the next appointment, even if I didnt need it....

  47. Help with new lab results please
    ... your tSH suppressed, she may need to give you less synthroid , mixed with cytomel.....i only test my tsh, I have...

  48. Got results...what do they mean?
    ... too low and you are unbalanced. You may need to add synthroid to your Armour to get the T4 in line with the T3....
    ... that I need more medication of some sort, even if its synthroid . I'm reluctant to add more of that, though, because...

  49. Should I call my dr. yet?
    ... I've been on the 75mcg of synthroid now for two weeks and my face is still breaking out...

  50. switching from syn to armour
    ... Thirty mgs of Armour is roughly equal to 50 mcgs of Synthroid . Your doctor may be starting you at a slightly lower ... dose will more closely approximate the 75 mcgs of Synthroid you used to take....

  51. TSH Suppressed by T3
    ... to stop? Also heard that you can't stop taking synthroid once you have started? Why? and is it just that...
    ... and that all they know is that you give 1 gr of Synthroid , to start out with. Members here have pointed out...

  52. Selenium And Zinc
    ... and he said fine - just not to take at same time as Synthroid . Thanks, Liz...

  53. Hashimoto's and Muscle Weakness
    ... She also wants to rule out lupus and MS. I take synthroid 112mcg every morning. I truly sympathise with you...
    ... She also wants to rule out lupus and MS. I take synthroid 112mcg every morning. I truly sympathise with you...

  54. med sensitive
    ... epenephrine,pseudoephedrine, ect.). I take the lowest dose synthroid or any stimulant and i get diarreha, racing heart...
    ... Synthroid isn't a "stimulating" drug. It's a hormone. Not ... of your doctor - to work up to an adequate dose of Synthroid or other thyroid medication to replace the hormone ... your thyroid gland. How long have you been taking Synthroid , and in what dose? Hypothyroidism may be the...

  55. Taking Synthroid At Night Instead Of Morning
    ... now take it at night around 10pm.Im on 200 mcg of synthroid .Had TT for thyca in 06.My endo okd it and so far i ... have problems until Dec 2007 and they switched me to Synthroid in March - been mostly on the couch since while they...
    ... informative. It was just a thought. I have only been on Synthroid since mid-March with dose change from 50 mcg to 75 ... if I am converting well at all yet. I never took Synthroid - was on Armour for 40 years with no problem until...

  56. Thyroid care concerns around the world - week 3
    ... started out around 2300, then with 16 mo. treatment on synthroid , and taking 200mcg. selenium, TPO down to about 1700...
    ... how much your dropped antibody levels are due to the synthroid and how much due to the selenium. My new doc says ... name in other countries. Most people appear to be on synthroid . Out of curiosity i was looking back at test results...

  57. Is This Really Menopause Or Just Plain Hashimoto's? Confused..
    ... year later 2006 (now minus the bcp's, only taking Synthroid ) only 3, and in 2007 1 1/2. I've had none this year...

  58. Anyone w/experiencing switching meds (Levoxyl to Levothyroxine)
    ... into the pricing, because my insurance doesn't cover synthroid , but I only pay a few dollars more for that....

  59. Confused
    ... antibiotics for the sinus infection, they upped the synthroid to the 1.5mg and steroids for the asthma...I am from...
    ... on advil and T-3's.....I have quit all accept the synthroid 150 and the symbacort for the asthma. I think the...

  60. When does the weight start coming off?
    ... Its early in treatment, started in January, only on Synthroid as my t3 were high. I've been off Remeron for a couple...

  61. So how do I know the real reason for the acne?
    ... switching meds (I just switched from levothyroxin to synthroid the other week), but I don't know if I've been on...
    ... at this point I'll do anything I went off of my synthroid for almost 2 weeks, and my acne got better and I was...

  62. RAI yesterday 150 millicuries, feeling nauseous & SO TIRED
    ... Are you taking 50 mg of Cytomel + your Synthroid ? That is a high dose of Cytomel I think that is why...

  63. Synthoid dose too high? I can't stop eating all of a sudden.
    ... hyper too which is what caused me to wonder if my synthroid dose might be too high. I don't get tested again until...

  64. Lab Results
    ... same reason as yours. ;) it only takes 25-50 mcgs of synthroid to keep her optimal. She is 61 and has lived with...

  65. Taking your medicine?
    ... I just started taking my synthroid this week. I take it then wait an hour to eat. I also ... to eat and when to take medicine. They say take the synthroid on an empty stomach..but eat with the rest. Also not ... to combine the calcium too close with the synthroid , but he has me taking it 3 times a day. My goodness...
    ... QUOTE=harleychick;3544953]I just started taking my synthroid this week. I take it then wait an hour to eat. I also ... to eat and when to take medicine. They say take the synthroid on an empty stomach..but eat with the rest. Also not ... to combine the calcium too close with the synthroid , but he has me taking it 3 times a day. My goodness...

  66. tsh sensitivity
    ... normal tsh level, like no sleep,no appetite,hyper from synthroid or thyroiditis. doc seem to think everone can go that...

  67. So maybe I should introduce myself!
    ... finally I knew why everything was happening...I started Synthroid on April 3rd. April 14th I ended up in the ER due...

  68. Will someone explain the controversy over Armour?
    ... doesn't tolerate Armour well but I do wonderfully on Synthroid , a synthetic T4 med. The synthetic T4 drugs are a...
    ... manufactured according to the same USP standards that Synthroid and the other synthetics are, which means that all ... limits of contamination. Sometime in the 1950s, Synthroid was developed. An intense marketing campaign - much ... all. MDs were "monetarily encouraged" to prescribe Synthroid to all their thyroid patients. To sell the patients ... sterile laboratory. To further capture the market, Synthroid began making large contributions to medical schools ... feeding them, the schools changed the curriculum to the Synthroid propaganda. It's pretty much stayed that way ever ... figured out, I couldn't take even the smallest dose of Synthroid without it overmedicating me. The Synthroid-only ... prescriber. It didn't once overmedicate me the way Synthroid had. After a long year of titration to my optimal...
    ... I was on a combination of Synthroid and Armour for years and was quite happy and well ... for my system. I am now full re-optimized on 125mcg synthroid . For some reason it appears that my body is now doing...
    ... get over 110 lbs) when I was on the ARMOR...went on Synthroid and BAM...100 lbs in less than no time! It's horrible ... t lose weight...then I will concede that maybe the synthroid is better. But I think I will see an improvement ... gain started AFTER I was taken off of it and put on Synthroid ! So we shall see...lol...

  69. Help pls - Synthroid and Sertraline (zoloft generic)
    ... Zoloft mentions no interactions with Synthroid, but synthroid FDA interactions note that Zoloft should be apporved ... pharmacist and MD before being taken in conjunction with Synthroid . So if I were you I would call the pharmacist.. or...

  70. dx in 2003 - 1st back to dr for check
    ... told me I was crazy for taking aroumr instead of synthroid 5.Found holistic md to keep up the aroumr 3yrs...

  71. confused... lab work help please
    ... was diagnosed hypothyroid in Feb. I was put on.25 Synthroid which has helped me alot! When I was diagnosed, I ... levels normal? So that means I should stay at .25 Synthroid or get off?...

  72. Now Ive heard it all........!!!!
    ... I asked him how he explains that I feel better on Synthroid . He said maybe I needed to seek counseling! Holy...

  73. please help me
    ... pray someone can help me. I take a small amount of synthroid and am very sensitive to any stimulants,I upped the ... was taking cehalexin, tylanol,prempro at the time, synthroid . On the third day i got sweaty and my heart started...
    ... extra strength tylenol,prempro,and my normal low dose synthroid . The first two days iwas relaxed and resting,but...

  74. I think I need to whine.
    ... am on hydrocortisone for adrenal insufficiency and synthroid and vit D and all that other mess because I am deficient ... Hashimoto's flare 4 weeks back and was forced to cut my synthroid in half and start taking my beta-blockers to get my...

  75. Synthroid and T3 just aren't cutting it....
    ... thyroidectomy a little over 5 years ago. Like you I was on synthroid only, for about 3 years, and not feeling as good as ... another 18 months. I finally settled in to 50mcg. synthroid and 90 mcg of Armour last fall and have felt pretty...
    ... for me I was allowed to add two more cytomel to my synthroid dose of .88 which put me at 15 mg of cytomel. I was...
    ... responses. I'm actually on a pretty stiff dose of both synthroid and T3, as I'm a large, younger guy with no thyroid...
    ... Armour.. it was too much T3.. she couldn't do pure synthroid .. not enough T3.. tried cytomel and that was a waking ... horror trip.. so She ended up on 75 mcgs of synthroid and 1 grain of armour. This is perfect for her. ...
    ... I'm thinking the route I want to try is a mix of synthroid and armor. Now I just have to find a doc who is willing ... endocrinologist but he was all about prescribing "only" synthroid . Western medicine can be amazingly narrow minded...