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  1. It's a mystery
    ... What med/meds are you on? I was on a combination of synthroid and armour thyroid most recently and ended up dropping ... the armour and going synthroid -only. This seems to be working well for me. I was ... on 100 mcg synthroid and 60 mg armour and now have leveled off again at ... 125mcg synthroid only. Wish I had an explanation for you about why...
    ... depending on the lab and see if I'm not fairing better. Synthroid was not a good option for me in the past. In fact...
    ... are on Armour you might want to look into an Armour/ synthroid combination. Cut back to 1 grain of Armour and 50 ... mcgs of synthroid . Right now your T3 levels are too high and your T4...

  2. This was better until last night . . .
    ... and so on. I am riding between 25 and 75 mcgs of synthroid . It sucks. I am going to request my growing thryoid...

  3. Hypothyroidism problems
    ... it pretty much under control until I started taking Synthroid . I know I break out from sodium chloride in cosmetics ... control. I recently just switched from Levothyroxin to Synthroid because the Levo was making me feel worse than before...

  4. Lab results
    ... 1.32 FT3 3.43 I was started out on .137 of Synthroid now am lowered to .125 and they said that this last ... was put on Verelan for them, but when I started the synthroid I quit taking them and the palps stopped and then...

  5. Skin peeling means hypo, right?
    ... has always seemed to indicate I need a little more Synthroid . But my bedding is soaked in sweat every night...
    ... has always seemed to indicate I need a little more Synthroid . But my bedding is soaked in sweat every night...

  6. symptoms after optimized
    ... my doc would need to bump me up from 25 to 50mcg ( Synthroid ) because I still have symptoms. To my surprise, it...

  7. T3 lab is low; can synthroid (generic) alone cure it?
    ... is a side-effect and will go away; if I switch to Synthroid instead of the generic, I suppose I may have some...

  8. New labs....confused
    ... the new labs and have now been bumped up to 75 mcg Synthroid . Will this make my TSH go even lower? My dr. wrote...
    ... just want to pop open). She increased the dosage of Synthroid in hopes it would shrink the nodule that's getting...

  9. Thyroidectomy Coming Up Input Please
    ... sore throat. I live fine without my thyroid, am on synthroid , and haven't had any issues since. Wishing you...

  10. Hypothyroidism
    ... couple months, got a new endo and he switched me to Synthroid . From what I've read you should stay with the same ... normal over time. My dad is diabetic and just started Synthroid , 84! ( I had him ckd!;)) His suger is getting more...

  11. New Doctor/new Labs
    ... December and in mid-March my doctor changed me to Synthroid . The Armour problem caused me to have heart palpitations ... and then when switched to Synthroid I have felt like I can barely function - so fatigued ... weeks ago. When I went to him I had increased my Synthroid from .50 mcg to .75 mcg with my doctor's approval ... the whole time was very short having only started Synthroid on March 19th. Shortly after increasing to .75 mcg...

  12. Synthroid Question
    ... headaches for about the first 4 or 5 days taking .50mg of synthroid . They did go away after about 5 days or so. I am ... sinus/migrane type headaches so I just figured the synthroid esclated this problem. I have been on synthryoid...

  13. Now I think my mom has Hashi's
    ... and there is nothing that can be done. She is on Synthroid , 25 mcg per day, simply because her TSH was off just...
    ... her hypothyroidism. She needs a higher dose of Synthroid . An increase to 50 mcgs is warranted, if her heart...

  14. Acne is getting worse!
    ... Since I started the higher dose of Synthroid , my chin is covered with cystic acne. I know that...

  15. would your white count go up if antibodies were present?
    ... the time. I delivered in june,I was taken off the synthroid in april ,so that was 10 months post delivery. Also...

  16. Please Help
    ... diagnosed as Hypo in June and was placed on .137 of Synthroid . I was low normal but my dr. said he would treat...
    ... I went off of my synthroid to see what happens. Maybe I will feel better?...
    ... TSH 0.032 FT4 1.32 FT3 3.43 Your just on Synthroid and not on a T3 supplement like cytomel? If this...
    ... at the most off in between! Then to not have the synthroid in me at the same time would be like digging my own...
    ... help but walk away or waste your money and time. Synthroid is part of you and you can not quit it now. The GYN...

  17. looking back after RAI were there other options
    ... got my results from previos yrs,hypo since 1990 on synthroid for 14 yrs,then april 2004 tsh 0.01, told to stop ... synthroid may june ...

  18. Medication causing loss of appetite?
    ... for me is HC at 6 am, 10 am, 2 pm, 5 pm. I take my synthroid (generic levothyroxine) at 6 am as well. Loss of...

  19. Iodine free vitamins?
    ... extra iodine because it could be too much with the Synthroid . My face really broke out when I took some fish...

  20. Help Me!!!!!
    ... do with my thyroid. I am continuing my 150 mcg of synthroid . I never had any problems until now. Maybe the synthroid...

  21. T4 lab range question
    ... my friend is taking 50mcg of Synthroid and she is having some problems. She has been on meds...
    ... I had much the same reaction to 50 mcgs of Synthroid . Same labs, same symptoms. The problem is, that ... to stay sick until I got sick enough to "tolerate" Synthroid . That was no option for me, so I went to an Armour ... vermedicated the same as I had been on the smallest dose of Synthroid . Tell your friend that those problems she's having ... had while overmedicated. Tell her she has options; Synthroid isn't the only med out there, and she may do better...

  22. I have THE best DR EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... and he is the BEST. I am now the proud owner of a Synthroid script. Just a quick background...I went to my previous ... treats symptoms and not just blood work he gave me the synthroid . My dose is .50 I go back in July for more bloodwork...

  23. Hi
    ... think mine was 5. something when Dr. started me on synthroid . Good Luck Jill60...

  24. Red Eyes
    ... prescribed Armour but he wouldn't do combo or switch me to Synthroid . I want to go back to my Endo that diagnosed me with ... worked well and always made me feel worse. Maybe Synthroid will be next if I don't see my blood levels getting...

  25. MKGand others-Constriction /Shrinkage of Thyroid due to Hashi's
    ... Over one yr. while on synthroid for hashi 's my thyroid on one lobe decreased a little...
    ... [QUOTE=osteoblast;3533453]Over one yr. while on synthroid for hashi 's my thyroid on one lobe decreased a little...

  26. Starting to feel better on Synthroid
    ... time!! It is one wk today I switched from levo. to Synthroid , 50/75 alternating days. I was on 88 levothryoxine ... going back to hypo. I feel more confident being on Synthroid , generics can be ok but with thyroid issues I want...

  27. Critically low potassium and blood pressure drop…
    ... I am taking 125mg Synthroid . For years, even with blood pressure meds my b/p ... stress wouldn’t have caused this. Has anyone taking Synthroid noticed a drop in his or her potassium level?...
    ... well as a lot of other potassium rich foods. I take Synthroid 50mcg and Cytomel 5mcg daily....
    ... well as a lot of other potassium rich foods. I take Synthroid 50mcg and Cytomel 5mcg daily....

  28. Low T3 / Help
    ... and T3 also have continued to drop since I started Synthroid last November. The Endo doesn't run the FT3 (even ... t have that number. He upped my dose now to 75 mcg Synthroid and scheduled to recheck me in 8 weeks, but I'm concerned...

  29. Low body temp-hypo
    ... normal. I have been treated for about 2 yrs. with synthroid . While my thyroid levels have fluctuated quite alot...

  30. Can someone tell me what my blood test numbers reveal?
    ... with radioactive iodine) At one point I was on synthroid and HATED IT! I pretty much forced my doctor to put...

  31. Thyroid Test Result- Do I have thyroid? Please help
    ... wants me restested for some reason. Currently on Synthroid .75mcg..... I have still have intermittent fatigue...

  32. Perhaps you know, perhaps you don't.
    ... Hormones at 5:00 P.M. too??? I am only taking 50 mg. of Synthroid now, and I have blood work again in about 2 weeks...

  33. Still trying to understand...
    ... differently. 1.5 grains of Armour can act like 111 mcgs of synthroid or 150 mcgs of synthroid. It depends on you and how ... B1 had to finally optimize herself using 75 mcgs of Synthroid and a grain of Armour. She needed a little T3 and...

  34. Thyroid surgery? Nodules and hashimotos.
    ... there is something else that can be done. I am taking synthroid to try and reduce the nodules, but that has not worked...

  35. Imporatn question for those of you who take Synthroid!!
    ... substitutes be allowed. If your MD wants you to take Synthroid , or if you want to remain on it yourself, [which would...
    ... I just got my Synthroid filled last week, when I picked it up they said take ... oval. They said my insurance would no longer pay for Synthroid & I had to use the generic. jill60 [QUOTE=cmill32 ... finished with my first perscription of 50mcg non-generic synthroid ....When I went to get my refill of the same dosage ... because its my very first refill and I thought that synthroid was always round-shaped....Is it possible that non ... -generic synthroid can be oval rather than round? Thank You....
    ... the difference, it wasn't that much more to get the synthroid , so I just pay a little more, but I get the consistency...
    ... She said that the generic is not as consistant as Synthroid and she would like to keep my on reg. Synthroid. ...
    ... It sounds like a generic: Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium tablets, USP) are round, color ... coded, scored and debossed with " Synthroid " on one side and potency on the other side. They are ... haven't noticed a difference between generic versus synthroid in the 50 or 75 mcg values. But each individual has...

  36. Effect of Beta Blocker on Thyroid Med
    ... blocker along with their thyroid medication. I'm taking synthroid for hypothyroidism and have recently started a beta...
    ... Also only propranolol has been studied in depth for synthroid interaction. The findings were that patients treated...

  37. 40 yr-old U.S. Marine w/ possible Hashimotos...
    ... too, ask for those. But you sure need medication, Synthroid . Welcome to the club! The good news is you know...
    ... too, ask for those. But you sure need medication, Synthroid . Welcome to the club! The good news is you know...

  38. So let me get this straight
    ... some posts lately and it seems that if you are on Synthroid you are destined to gain weight. I read something...
    ... Don't get scared yet, many people do well on Synthroid when they reached their optimal level. If you don...
    ... It's not synthroid that makes you gain weight, it is the fact that you ... hormone in your body that makes you gain----I'm on synthroid (after thyroid removal) and I haven't gained weight...
    ... Dito on Mauz. I am on Synthroid .. well the generic form of it and am doing fine. ...
    ... I have been on synthroid for years and it has never made me gain weight....
    ... Ok guys you convinced me to dig the synthroid out of the trash :) I only went 2 days with out it ... problem. I started taking it before I was put on Synthroid and just continued to take it after. Well my bowels ... really started working well after the start of synthroid , but I continued the magnisium. So I am wondering...
    ... I wouldn't blame Synthroid , check any other meds you are on. I was on Remeron...

  39. Anyone Tried Cla To Help Promote Weightloss??
    ... But, I am still slowly gaining weight. I am taking Synthroid and have also started taking Melatonin to help me...
    ... Hi Lindylou,, I too am on Synthroid 75mg. Have been for 5 months. And I too have put ... not heard of it. Let me ask you, since starting Synthroid has you appitite just gone crazy? Mine has. All...
    ... at the end of the month. I actually think that the Synthroid when it's working right should help in weightloss...

  40. Thyroid Meds
    ... little bit more will boost a little. If I get more Synthroid , won't it cause more T3 to be produced -perhaps my...
    ... hope your FT3 will increase with the higher dose of Synthroid . I know what you are saying about lying down all the...
    ... the Cytomel has helped since you added that to the Synthroid ? Liz...
    ... having them. That is when the doctor switched me to Synthroid which has been a real adjustment. Dr. Lupo on that ... T4 which is what happened. Of course, adjusting to Synthroid has been a nightmare in itself. But, yes, I guess...
    ... how are you feeling with this combo of 50 mcg of Synthroid and the Cytomel? Liz...
    ... level, I wonder where you are in that range being on Synthroid . take care...
    ... next time. I don't think you will be fine just on Synthroid but I hope I am wrong. You should post your labs again ... look at it. Tell them you switched from Armour to Synthroid . I am glad you had a good time being out of the house...
    ... It is still to early to see a change in upping the Synthroid , I think by the end of next week you should have a...
    ... I have only been dealing for one month with the Synthroid - since Mar 19th that is the very first time I took...
    ... encouragement. I know there are a lot of people on Synthroid - I have friends who are - that it works for and I...
    ... Just felt a little tired. Lots of people are fine on Synthroid alone, your doctor first has to build up your T4 and...
    ... doctor. You can react to some of the fillers in the Synthroid and all he has to do is switch you to a different...
    ... formulation - but will never know. Then with the Synthroid I was so happy to be changing - how stupid of me to...
    ... was my thyroid and that I have Hashimoto. I was on Synthroid for a while and felt ok not great so I wanted to try ... went hyper because he gave me too much, went back on Synthroid and didn't feel great. I moved to Tucson found a nice...
    ... half in the evening. You could try this with your Synthroid just split the pill, maybe you can sleep better. My...
    ... Anyway, you know I had the sleeping problem taking the Synthroid at the 50 mcg, then it got better and with the other...
    ... did say it was OK. By the way, I took half of my Synthroid this morning and seeing how that feels - will work...
    ... nauseas. I think it is a good idea to split up the Synthroid . I haven't heard from the doctor so I guess nothing...
    ... Hi, I am just experimenting with the Synthroid and I don't think I feel as bad as when I take the ... vits and calcium especially within 4 hours of the Synthroid . When you take the Synthroid in the morning - this...
    ... feel as bad - but hard to tell. I don't think the Synthroid would keep me awake since there is no T3 in it, do ... I don't know about taking that so close to the 1/2 Synthroid . I took the zinc and selenium with lunch. The tablets...
    ... with T3 not to get it all at once. But with T4 - Synthroid - you don't get anything like that as I think it must...
    ... symptoms Yes I do split the Cytomel but I don't split the Synthroid . Do you take Synthroid or the Generic ( Levo) ?...
    ... Hi, I take Synthroid - it is all the doctor prescribes, I believe. At ... and it would start up again. Then once changed to Synthroid on Mar 19th - I went into a spiraling pit and got...
    ... this. Do you get the hot flashes after you take your Synthroid ? I do and I hate it....
    ... when does your anxiety starts ? after you take the Synthroid ? I also have anxiety and I didn't have that before ... taking the Synthroid . Gosh I hate this so much !! Have a good time at the...
    ... when does your anxiety starts ? after you take the Synthroid ? I also have anxiety and I didn't have that before ... taking the Synthroid . Gosh I hate this so much !! Have a good time at...
    ... we changed meds. I am a little overmedicated with Synthroid . I did get a little too much T4 ( 50mcg ) and not ... the hip and knee pains are probably from too much Synthroid and it should get better in a few days. Hopefuly this...
    ... we changed meds. I am a little overmedicated with Synthroid . I did get a little too much T4 ( 50mcg ) and not ... the hip and knee pains are probably from too much Synthroid and it should get better in a few days. Hopefuly ... work with Armour at all. Is the Levo??? the same as Synthroid or just another brand of synthetic. I think that...
    ... add some Cytomel or a small dose of Armour to your Synthroid your next lab test will tell Levo is generic for ... Synthroid it is alot cheaper. How are you feeling today ?...
    ... add some Cytomel or a small dose of Armour to your Synthroid your next lab test will tell Levo is generic for ... Synthroid it is alot cheaper. How are you feeling today ? ...
    ... appointment ? how long all together are you now on Synthroid ? I wonder if he can see you earlier since you are...
    ... appointment ? how long all together are you now on Synthroid ? I wonder if he can see you earlier since you are ... and feel a little better. I started with my MD on Synthroid March 19th at 50 mcg - then I increased to 75 mcg...
    ... Then you are taking T3. I posted something on taking Synthroid at night - you probably saw it and the person who...
    ... feeling a little bit better with the larger dose of Synthroid , you should start feeling it now. Do you have muscle...
    ... feeling a little bit better with the larger dose of Synthroid , you should start feeling it now. Do you have muscle ... and stomach - very weird and I never had that before Synthroid . A few times I felt warm - like I had a fever so...
    ... do it. Unbelieveable!!!!! After I take the Synthroid I think I feel worse - but not sure. Yesterday, I...
    ... a never ending nightmare. You can take the half a Synthroid before you go to bed, I read a lot of people do it...
    ... a never ending nightmare. You can take the half a Synthroid before you go to bed, I read a lot of people do it ... the other half with dinner since I already took my Synthroid . I don't feel like I want to call the doctor because...
    ... would have to ask the doctor. But when you are taking Synthroid wouldn't the T3 number be the Free T3 since you aren...
    ... much better to ask for the Free T3 and FT4 tests. Synthroid is only T4 med but you still have to check your FT3 ... reply works with a new one. Just write. changed to Synthroid , we are not alowed to ask by member name only. take...
    ... much better to ask for the Free T3 and FT4 tests. Synthroid is only T4 med but you still have to check your FT3 ... reply works with a new one. Just write. changed to Synthroid , we are not alowed to ask by member name only. ...

  41. Endo appt update
    ... biopsy. She also switched me from levothryoxin to Synthroid because she was concerned I was feeling worse (tired...
    ... biopsy. She also switched me from levothryoxin to Synthroid because she was concerned I was feeling worse (tired...

  42. quick question
    ... doctor she said if i want to she can switch me from synthroid to armour....we think maybe synthroid is causing the ... diarreha....has anyone had good results going from synthroid to armour....what kind of side affects........
    ... Armour than the Levoxyl/Cytomel combo. Personally, Synthroid and I dweren't a GOOD mix...

  43. Normal for TSH values to vary a lot?
    ... meds for any of these blood draws--I started 25 mg of synthroid on Saturday, based on the March blood draw.) My...

  44. Thyroid care concerns around the world - week 1
    ... blame was my Hashimoto's secondary hypoT. Now I am on synthroid , things have gotten better. They are not gone.....

  45. Nodules, do they go away?
    ... that or any other solution other than raising the synthroid , my tsh had gone nearly to 5....

  46. do dr.'s treat symptoms and not just blood results?
    ... oversupplemented. So we decided to drop the armour and go synthroid only. After 3 weeks on 100 mcg synthroid, I was starting...

  47. Calling Midwest??
    ... well as the other natural thyroid replacement meds. Synthroid and cytomel do not have the T2. I have found where...

  48. help
    ... .......right before it started i was on 150mcg of synthroid after not being on any meds for 5 mths.......went...
    ... my tsh was 8.8..the endo that wants to take me off synthroid cause my t4 is normal is doing a cortisal test and...

  49. what the crap happend
    ... dropped me down from 88mcg Levothryoxine to 50/75 Synthroid , alternate days, trying to get in the 60's. My labs...

  50. When did you know?
    ... they confirmed it through blood test and put me on Synthroid . This is my third month of it and I am starting to...

  51. Hyper Hashi's is it safe??
    ... the 190% and 290% of normal range on 75 mcgs of Synthroid . Hashimoto's sucks. I am beginning a petition with...

  52. went to endo need help
    ... said since my t4 was normal i didn't need to be on synthroid even though my tsh was 8.8 anyone evr hear of that ... she said my t4 was in normal range cause iam taking synthroid .......i am so confused.........please help me understand...
    ... need to find another doctor - one who will up your synthroid (or prescribe armour) until your TSH is closer to...

  53. Cytomel
    ... around 30% FT4--.91 (.6-1.6) 31% i i was on synthroid for years and she finally put me on cytomel first...

  54. Newbie
    ... ago with Hashis-hypo; first TSH 103.8. Was put on Synthroid & felt crappy for a little over 2 yrs. Went to naturopath ... was taken off Synthroid & put on Cytomel only for 3 years felt ok (more hyper ... than hypo). Was then put on Synthroid & Cytomel for 2 years felt crappy. And now am on...

  55. Please help! Have antibodies on thyroid...
    ... standard. But my new endo is going to start me on synthroid next week as I have all the symptoms of hypo. Hope...
    ... sent me to an endocrinologist, who then put me on synthroid . there have been many studies here in germany and ... have normal ranges but have antibodies, they do give synthroid . i wouldn't settle for less, tho at times, i do feel ... then try to source out another doctor who will give u synthroid . do u have your labs? what is your tsh? antibody level ... tell them that you've done research too and read that synthroid does help suppress alot of the hashi/hypo symptoms...

  56. Sorry Need Help With Test Results
    ... All my Dr. told me was my TSH was 4.5 and put me on synthroid , couldnt take it, so now I have been taking armour...

  57. Latest bloodwork results from ENDO - I'm CONFUSED!
    ... Neena, I have the same issue. Currently on 50mcg Synthroid and 5mcg Cytomel. My Endi is worried that the TSH...

  58. Thyroid antibodies
    ... was my visit with the gyn, who wants me to start on synthroid (25 mg). Here's the lab work history, I could use ... with rx's for a probiotic (I will definitely take), synthroid (not sure right now), advair (for asthma??? not sure...
    ... wanted to do this in 8-10 weeks, after a trial of synthroid (which I did take this morning). I think it might...

  59. RAI is NOT fair! Where did my life go and why don't doctors care?
    ... a dosage change each time. Currently taking 125mg Synthroid . I've seen an endocrinologist and a general practitioner...

  60. Is this a Hashi's "flare"?
    ... blood was TSH 3.16, he then bumped me up to 50 mcg Synthroid ). I've definitely been having a rough time the last...
    ... blood was TSH 3.16, he then bumped me up to 50 mcg Synthroid ). I've definitely been having a rough time the last...

  61. help with labs is free t4 too high
    ... was taking 175mcg at the time was dropped to 150 mcg synthroid sept 26,2007 ... normal test continued on the 150 synthroid nov 2007 ... high tsh was put back up to 175 synthroid jan 2008 tsh...
    ... spots. (whatever that meant)lol. I was put on .25 synthroid to keep the goiter from growing . ( I assumed I had...

  62. Help With Bloodwork Results
    ... had a horrible outbreak of hives about 2 years ago. Synthroid relieved my hives within a week and cleared them within ... 63 range 0.40-4.00 I wanted to increase my synthroid thinking that my thyroid is out of wack due to stress...
    ... know what's going on and helps me a lot. 25 mcg of Synthroid isn't really an effective dose. How do you feel besides...
    ... My TSH was within the range but was put on 25mcg Synthroid . It alleviated my hives and I felt more energetic ... horrible bout with hives and am hoping that increasing my Synthroid will help. My hives are due to stress which I believe...
    ... diagnosed which cleared up within about 3 weeks of taking synthroid which I believe that my doctor prescribed to keep ... will always be high because I have Hashi's and that synthroid will not lower them. Is that correct? Can they be...

  63. Info re Levothryoxine, endo gave me
    ... etitration is needed. Guess that's why he switched me to Synthroid today. Anyone having level issues might want to switch...
    ... the docs were doing that to protect/rally for the synthroid drug company. He thinks generics are the same---just...
    ... your "just another thing" post yesterday- I am on Synthroid , have tried Levo but cannot take it - we dont mix ... production of the Levo is not as stringent as the Synthroid - basically, that on 30 days of Levo you will receive ... the same amount as a 30 day of synthroid , however the daily dose might not be exact on the ... depending on the the day with no rhyme or reason. Synthroid keeps me more balanced - I am very sensitive to...

  64. Med question
    ... Does adding 3 mcg of Synthroid make a difference on you labs ? I am borderline on...
    ... Thank you Midwest I was on 37.5mg of Synthroid + 1/4 grain of Armour = 47mcg of T4 my labs: FT3 ... 1.46 ( 0.61-1.76) he switched me to 50mcg of Synthroid + 5mcg of Cytomel said I needed a small increase in ... make no big difference. Should I dropp to 44 mcg of Synthroid ? ( half of a 88mcg ) or do you think my FT4 is ok...
    ... want to bump the T4 he switched me from 37.5mcg of Synthroid + 1/4 grain of Armour ( T4 47mcg / T3 2.25 mcg ) ... to Synthroid 50mcg + 5 mcg of Cytomel, so he added 2,5mcg of T3 ... needed a small increase in T3 I guess they don't make Synthroid in 47mcg but I could ask for 44mcg ( half of 88mcg...

  65. Biopsy done!!! new lab's
    ... alternating, using his samples. He also wants me on Synthroid instead of the levothryoxine. Not sure if the script...

  66. Vitamins and Supplements
    ... I think maybe four hours after the time you take a Synthroid type med.I have heard that selenium is good for hypos...

  67. Who's actually being helped by generic synthetics?
    ... ve only been on synthetics---I was on cytomel and synthroid in the beginning, then I dropped the cytomel, and ... I exist on synthroid only (I did not do well with generic for some reason...
    ... Ditto Reece. I am on Synthroid only having recently eliminated the Armour. I wasn...
    ... I just got switched from levothryoxine to synthroid today. My levels are way off, new endo thinks it...
    ... I take Synthroid -- never did well on generics or the levo -- my scrip...

  68. Follow Up, New Labs, New Questions?!?!?!? HELP Please!
    ... But I think I might even ask my endo to change me to Synthroid and give that a whirl also!...

  69. dr office just called and said I might benefit from thyroid removal . . .
    ... understand much about Grave's, but I do know that the synthroid I take works just fine and I feel great. Maybe just...

  70. New Results - Please help
    ... FT4 – 15.7 (10.0 -28.2) (31.3%) and was on 50mcg synthroid . After receiving help from the thyroid forum I increased ... blood drawn at 7:30 before normal dosage of 100mcg Synthroid . TSH - 0.118 (0.46 – 4.68 miu/l) FT3 - 5.3...

  71. Need Your Help with Interpreting & Suggestions
    ... Blood drawn at 7:30 before normal dosage of 100mcg Synthroid . Test results: TSH - 0.118 (0.46 – 4.68 miu/l ... not going to like the TSH, I had to fight to get the Synthroid bumped up. I'm afraid of what she'll do. Thanks...
    ... Blood drawn at 7:30 before normal dosage of 100mcg Synthroid . Test results: TSH - 0.118 (0.46 – 4.68 miu/l...
    ... understand if I don't get an answer. Do you think if the Synthroid was bumped up from 100 mcg - by just a very little...

  72. newbie:) hypothyroid help!!
    ... mistakes: 1. Prescribing T4-only drugs, like Levoxyl, Synthroid , generic levothyroxine, et al. Up to 2/3 of thyroid...

  73. Lab question ?
    ... 46 0.61-1.76 Doctor switched me to 50mcg of Synthroid + 5mcg of Cytomel he added 2.5mcg of T3 said...
    ... meds. I couldn't tolerate the Armour and switched to Synthroid + Cytomel. I found a wonderful DO who is very understanding...

  74. ARMOUR users
    ... the trick either. Thus I have settled at 50 mcg of synthroid and 90 mcg (1 1/2 grain) of Armour. That translates ... supplement with a bit of a T4 only medication such as synthroid , or levoxl to balance out your ratio. It worked for...

  75. T4 Question
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