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  1. Darvocet?????
    ... I did google darvocet. But nothing specific with Synthroid . Love and hugs Deena :)...
    ... bump you up - maybe someone else has used it with Synthroid . I looked at the Synthroid drug interactions - didn...
    ... t picked it up from pharmacy since I have been on Synthroid . Oh, and I just realized I got six weeks worth of...

  2. Persistent facial twitches, can anyone please help?
    ... over. I have Hashimoto's. I've been on .5 mcgs. of Synthroid since Mar. 1. I haven't noticed it helping with the...

  3. Surgery over - am home from hospital
    ... morning at the hospital he gave me a prescription for Synthroid but not to start taking it until he received the pathology ... results by Weds of next week and I am not to take the Synthroid until then. According to my endo, I should be ok with...

  4. Shayla25 - how's the banana working?
    ... hyperthyroidism symptoms yet - been on the 125mcg of Synthroid for 4 days. Other than insomnia and a general feeling...

  5. Question for 2 years or more Post RAI for Graves disease
    ... forearm cramping etc. Doctor finally started me on Synthroid , but I was still miserable, so he added a little T3...
    ... So began my journey to figure out which level of Synthroid was best for me. I started on 100, down to 88, up...

  6. 'nother DOC bites the dust
    ... When I pick it up, I realise that L-thyroxine is SYNTHROID . I had HORRIBLE side-effects on just Synthroid in ... Also calling the Doc & say there's no way I'm taking Synthroid AGAIN unless they give me a T3 (Cytomel ?) along ... w/ it. WHY do Docs FOCUS so much on Synthroid ??? Last time * I * knew, there ARE other choices...
    ... were on just may not be enough. I agree - don't take synthroid - I wouldn't even take it with Cytomel since you ... problem previouly. "WHY do Docs FOCUS so much on Synthroid ???" - because the makers of Synthroid have a great...
    ... afternoon. So w/ Dr's permission, we added 1/2 my Synthroid (tiny dose .25 mcg's) to that. I was doing OK, but...
    ... perscribed L-thyroxine, I didn't KNOW {BAD :) Sue} it was SYNTHROID !...
    ... I don't understand why Armour or Synthroid or BOTH aren't being increased either. Seems to me ... tried to give me L-thyroxine. (I didn't know it was Synthroid - but after chatting with Pharm, I refused L-thy)...
    ... about that and put me on levothryoid. Which I guess is Synthroid . At the time I was so excited tojust be treated that ... need something for the t3. I guess they all like the synthroid bandaid!! Let us know how it goes. You were always...
    ... refused to take L-thyroxine when I figured it was just Synthroid going by different :) name. When Delgado called Friday ... rather than continue to shove my square body into Synthroid s round hole. Honestly, I feel like Armour w/ some...
    ... different brand of L-TYROXINE? there are many!!! Synthroid may have not worked but another brand may. Take Care...
    ... about that and put me on levothryoid. Which I guess is Synthroid . I just started Levothroid on the 9th, just beginning ... In the U.S., brand names are Levothroid, Levoxyl, Synthroid and Unithroid. In Canada: Eltroxin, Synthroid...

  7. work and thyroids??
    ... nice to know that is wasn't all in my head. I am on Synthroid at the moment, and I actually think I feel worse!...
    ... nice to know that is wasn't all in my head. I am on Synthroid at the moment, and I actually think I feel worse!...

  8. Synthroid~fact or fiction?
    ... I was put on Synthroid back in 1998. I was diagnosed with multinodular goiter ... The internist sent me to an Endo and he put me on Synthroid . I no longer see the endo~just have bloodwork done ... thyroid pill and I sure feel calmer. My cousin took Synthroid for 3yrs and then just quit~her doc took her off....
    ... [QUOTE=red-rider]I was put on Synthroid back in 1998. I was diagnosed with multinodular goiter ... The internist sent me to an Endo and he put me on Synthroid . I no longer see the endo~just have bloodwork done ... thyroid pill and I sure feel calmer. My cousin took Synthroid for 3yrs and then just quit~her doc took her off....

  9. Cytomel seems to be helping me...and other sad news
    ... And after horrid side-effects & 7 weeks, I KNEW that Synthroid wasn't for me. Old Dr wouldn't give me Armour, so...
    ... thread. You know, I too really could not tolerate Synthroid at all! I only took it for close to 3 weeks, and became...
    ... she did prescriv=be it. She now wants me to take Synthroid , should I ask for Cytomel also? Laura...

  10. I really need y'alls help... PLEASE!
    ... is this......Would it even matter if I stopped the Synthroid .. It does not seem too be helping with any of my symptoms...
    ... Many people don't do well on T4 meds alone ( Synthroid ) Ask your endo if he will supplement with T3 (I beleive...
    ... subject is probably in order. I wouldn't quit the Synthroid . You may just not be on the right dose at this time ... you might think of trying a different T4 med. Maybe Synthroid isn't the right med for you. There are other brands...
    ... do not understand no matter how much I read.. Is Synthroid a T4 Med? What do the T3 & T4 need too look like too...

  11. Hi, new here. Hypo but having heart palps ?
    ... I have VERY low thyroid and they want me to start synthroid . I've been having heart palpitations for months...
    ... deeper (pituitary?? adrenal ??) and don't want a " synthroid bandage"! Thanks so much for reading, I really...
    ... Doc is going to start me on 1/2 tablet of .05 Synthroid for week 1, then 1 full tab per day for week 2. Then...

  12. Hashimoto's infertility
    ... terrible when I went hyper (when I was started on .100mg Synthroid ) but lost some weight. I had extreme hot flashes...
    ... I need something in addition to or instead of the Synthroid based on how I still feel. Today I can barely move ... so tired and weak. I'm wondering if I need .100mg Synthroid but I started on that in Sept and went hyper to .01...
    ... was talking to a brick wall. I have been off and on Synthroid since Sept and haven't felt well once. I told him...
    ... Reproductive Endo but he was a joke. I asked him for more Synthroid and he said no, stay on .05mg - and said I was normal ... me to go hyper. He is the one that started me on Synthroid . He switched my dosage every 2 wks. I started on...

  13. Spent 4.5 hrs in the ER last night!
    ... s office, and she it very well could have been the Synthroid . Just waiting too hear what they want too do now....
    ... stand up and almost pass out. Once he took me off Synthroid for a month a few months later (I was on different ... several hours to all day most days. That could be the Synthroid or may be my body still freaking out, b/c I haven...

  14. Cancer post-thyroidectomy+my story w/Graves
    ... these tests. I'm still battling a bit with getting my Synthroid dosage regulated, and constantly battling my weight...
    ... no thyroid tissue in my body, it's easy to regulate synthroid . My endo. keeps my TSH suppressed, (which prevents...

  15. Unrelenting nausea
    ... I have Hashimoto's. I've been on Synthroid since September - different doses...I was off it for ... before that). I haven't felt any better since being on Synthroid , and the one symptom I have every day is nausea (well ... Mainly it's in my neck-throat area. Could this a Synthroid side-effect? Has anyone had this kind of unrelenting...
    ... found the filler info - the FDA Approval Package for Synthroid . [url]http://www.fda.gov/cder/foi/nda/2002/21-402_Synthroi...
    ... rthyroid, then went on different meds. She ended up on Synthroid and swears by it for herself, however, she said that ... do with the fillers-are you on the brand /generic Synthroid ? Just something to think about-thought it might help...
    ... Is that the generic? I thought Levothyroxine was Synthroid but is Levo the generic? :) Could I just ask the ... pharmacy to give me Synthroid or no? I guess I'd probably have to get a new Rx...
    ... IF the prescribing doctor says synthroid on the prescription and didn't indicate no generic ... causing you a problem, however. ALL those, including synthroid , are T4 - just different fillers. So, IMO, changing...
    ... m 52 and definately menopausal. I have heard that synthroid is slow to dissolve, but have no evidence to back ... indigestion" feeling for a little while after I take my synthroid , but it usually goes away after about 20-30 minutes...

  16. I'm not liking my new dose of Synthroid!
    ... scaring me. My doc just started me on 125 mcg of Synthroid , and he seems to think I'll do fine. I've read the...
    ... I have been on different doses of Synthroid since mid September and have had the nausea ever since ... month. I don't feel any better than since I started Synthroid and since my symptoms got bad in Aug '04. I had the ... nausea off and on prior to Synthroid , but it seems to be daily now that I'm on it....

  17. Lets all vent about doc's!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... TgAB, FT4 & 3, T3 uptake. He started me on .100mg Synthroid for 2 wks and I went hyper (.01 TSH). He put me on ... but I haven't felt one bit better since being on Synthroid . That might have to do with the RE jerking me around...
    ... Same pc-dr KNEW I was having HORRID side-effects on Synthroid , I asked for Armour & she refused b/c its an OLD ...

  18. colon cleanse
    ... if i do a cleanse how it will affect me with taking synthroid . Appreciate any info....
    ... money. I also worry about proper absorption of your Synthroid during the process....
    ... cause constipation. Are you taking anthing besides Synthroid ?...

  19. does SYNTHROID come in 106mcg?
    ... To my knowledge, Synthroid does not come in a 106 mcg form. I do not know about ... properly? I used to get $3 coupons in an email from Synthroid , but we pay cash first and then send in for reimbursement...
    ... appreciate it the last endo actually gave me samples of synthroid 112 mcg, but after going hyper on it, i figured I...

  20. Environmental Toxcity and thyroid problems
    ... environmental response, but it all happened after I started synthroid and went hyper, and the same for my friend??? its...

  21. Euthyroid but still having symptoms
    ... low dose cytomel , then tried Armour, and briefly synthroid , tried the combos etc... and the drugs actually made...
    ... low dose cytomel , then tried Armour, and briefly synthroid , tried the combos etc... and the drugs actually made...
    ... swelling started after I started to increase the dose of synthroid , to the point where I became hyper. Im since off...

  22. Tingling in head and throughout body
    ... during sleep its definatley that i am taking too little synthroid , so check your levels, it could be any of the 2 mentioned...

  23. Dr. Just Called Me...
    ... lady I work with (she's hypo) said that she is on synthroid , but has tried two others and they don't help her...

  24. Thyroid removal/psychotic reaction
    ... hurt so bad that it was unbearable. I have been on synthroid since December of 1990 (thyroid cancer - thyroid removed ... not being able to swallow, I could not even take my synthroid . I eventually went into what was listed as a thyrogen...

  25. Help with new thyroid bloodwork please ???
    ... of B12 are one of the reasons I reacted so badly to Synthroid 2 years ago ............... and why I have this God...

  26. tsh going up?
    ... been treating for months with increase in synthroid every 3mo. last vist up to 100 synthroid. tsh was ... lower my dose. lab mistake? she has raised me to 112 synthroid . any ideas why i would go backwards?...

  27. Labs are in - I am NORMAL??????
    ... to be there for her. Her doctor gave me samples of Synthroid . I cannot believe how much better I feel compared...

  28. Tsh Levels
    ... thyroid in the proper dosages just "by feel". Then came Synthroid , and it all changed for the worse. There are doctors...

  29. New to Site--Might be Hypo
    ... read his stuff, got her doctor to change her fromn Synthroid (T4 only) to Thyrolar (T4and T3 combo) and had dramatic...

  30. Will Synthroid
    ... sometimes may do that, but most of us with hypo on Synthroid still seem to have antibodies. Did see a research...

  31. Does this sound like a Thyroid problem? Help!
    ... d be cool as a cuccumber. Since my increase in Synthroid , however, from 200 to 225mcg, I find myself having...

  32. Newbie making an Introduction
    ... ypothyroidism due to Hashimoto's disease. I was prescribed Synthroid - 125 mcg - and I'm a little nervous about taking...
    ... ypothyroidism due to Hashimoto's disease. I was prescribed Synthroid - 125 mcg - and I'm a little nervous about taking...

  33. How soon after treatment/surgery do youstart to lose weight?
    ... away now that i have had surgery and on 200 mcg of Synthroid ....

  34. thyroxine and appetite
    ... huge appetite following surgery, in the weeks before Synthroid was given. I gained 7 pounds in about 2 weeks and ... be able to shed 2 of those pounds. A proper dose of Synthroid /thyroxine will not affect appetite but it will help...

  35. please help: newly diagnosed Hypo w/ TSH of 98 and possible cancerous cyst!!
    ... your impaired thyroid function can be addressed with Synthroid or one of the other drugs your general health should...

  36. Teenage daughter has Hashimoto's but now hyperthyroid
    ... thyroid was producing enough hormones to come off of her synthroid . After about 5 months of being off synthroid, (and...
    ... thyroid was producing enough hormones to come off of her synthroid . After about 5 months of being off synthroid, (and...
    ... renewed TPO and Tg attack on her gland in the time the Synthroid was discontinued. That attack can release extra amounts...

  37. Skin symptoms
    ... down the arms. When this first erupted I was on Synthroid 75 mcg. & I was also having hives after taking the ... REALLY bright for a while each day after taking the Synthroid . I switched to dye-free Levoxyl & no longer have...

  38. Need opinions with Lab results
    ... here's the results. The DR increased my dosage of Synthroid from 75 mcg to 0.1 mg. I also take Cytomel 5 mcg...

  39. How Often Should Teen Girl Get Retested?
    ... how often should she get retested to make sure her synthroid is the right dose. She has not been tested for 8 months...

  40. Mood swings/depression
    ... history....Graves', then 2 RAI treatments...now on Synthroid 88(mcg) since about March ('06). Re-check in April...
    ... Flonase? Just started taking those in the am with my Synthroid .....could that interfere?...
    ... Flonase? Just started taking those in the am with my Synthroid .....could that interfere? I am not sure what flonase...
    ... different pills. How long total have you been on Synthroid ? I had horrific side-effects and/or drug interactions ... or I'm a Thy HYPO-patient who doesn't tolerate JUST Synthroid well. So my Dr weaned me off Zoloft, while putting...

  41. Trying to get diagnosed and frustrated
    ... but was just diagnosed this week and have started Synthroid . After only two days, I actually feel a little better...
    ... left me like that. WTH?!? I had to beg to up my Synthroid and am looking for a new doctor. I may go to an osteopath...
    ... sure that you take the same manufacturers pills. Synthroid is the name brand. There are others and there can...

  42. Newly diagnosed: When do symptoms subside?
    ... as hypothyroid (TSH of 6). I have started 50mcg of Synthroid and think I am starting to feel a little better (less...
    ... does any one have a preference over synthroid or lovo thyroxine? post bacik love katpurs...
    ... was very sensitive to meds (T4)-- at 1/8th of 25mcg Synthroid or Armour I was on the ceiling with racing heart and...

  43. Hi all
    ... bromyalgia improved dramatically after she was changed from Synthroid to a T4/T3 combo. There is a textbook written by...

  44. What's the difference between Levothyroxine
    ... and Synthroid ? I dropped off my script and My Endo told me too make ... sure my pill always said Synthroid , and check mcgs, so I have been doing this, well I...
    ... surgery a few days later), her doctor gave me samples of Synthroid . The pharmacy there didn't carry L-thyroxine, so ... pharmacist here if it could have anything to do with the Synthroid vs L-thyroxine? His answer was "Oh, yes! Even though...
    ... I have had two docs tell me to use synthroid only - the generic is "unreliable" and "it could come ... from the generic, that's why they push it". :) Synthroid has been known to have been "spiked" - have additional ... products poses no patient risk. But obviously, if Synthroid contains more T4 than a generic yet it SAYS it is ... last night about the $$ difference they make from synthroid /generic didn't know - but said they were TAUGHT that...
    ... she could never get regulated until she switched to Synthroid . Then I learned my endo's policy is to prescribe Synthroid ... couple dollars for that. When I made them change it to Synthroid the price jumped, but only to about 9 dollars. It...

  45. Osteopath?
    ... to get to 1-2 TSH to try to conceive. I've been on Synthroid since Sept (different doses, and was taken off for...
    ... how the Armour is working for you. I'm feeling like Synthroid isn't going to do it for me. I went to my GP to...
    ... how the Armour is working for you. I'm feeling like Synthroid isn't going to do it for me. I don't want to be ... sleep through the night better, but that's about it on Synthroid . Armour has done wonders and will only list some...
    ... luckily I never fainted). Then when he had me off Synthroid for a month I went from .03 to .22 (2 wks off) to...

  46. no reaction on armour?
    ... was surprised as well. He is going to switch me to synthroid and cytomel. I am the first patient he is going to...

  47. Severe deep chest itching and pain
    ... have Hashimoto's, and have been on different doses of Synthroid since September (my RE took me off it for a month ... chest on the right side. I think I had this before Synthroid . I often feel pain throughout my chest - not like ... still feel crappy and have not yet found the right Synthroid dose (or medication maybe) I'm thinking these pains...

  48. thyroid and heart
    ... isnt any other drug for thyroid? but i know there is synthroid which give the most palps and is synthroid good...
    ... of thyroxine that doesn't work so well for me. Synthroid is just the American brand of thyroxine, Goldshield...
    ... go see the doctor. i went on levothyroxine (generic synthroid ) and the palps were about the same for several weeks...

  49. Facial Swelling, Puffiness?
    ... face. It can be painful. I have recently upped my Synthroid , which helps, but sometimes, especially in the morning...

  50. Constant Throat clearing and Phlegm!
    ... pain that goes along with it. it started after I took synthroid , and cytomel, weird huh? If I dont hack up the...
    ... I have all that but before I started Synthroid . It has been better with the Synthroid. Hopefully...
    ... said that your mucus got better after you went to synthroid , and do you get the face puffiness, or in your hands...

  51. New to Board-Lab Results-Graves/Hyper
    ... years ago and had RIA. It was nothing. I started synthroid immediately. I have been up and down from 150cg to...
    ... month later....thyroid levels soooo low. Started synthroid 88mcg.....feeling better but not quite right. Still...

  52. hypo with enlarged thyroid and murmur
    ... found a heart murmur and enlarged thryoid. She put me Synthroid .025 mg to start. I'm going get a EKG and a Thyroid ... bleed. PCP advised to see Derm in two weeks to see if Synthroid will begin to improve itching. She suggested a biopsy...

  53. Surgeon said it did not matter
    ... told by several folks to wait one hour after taking synthroid to eat. The literature said to wait, but the surgeon...

  54. Still fighting Fatigue.. WHY??
    ... was DX'd with Hashimoto, and I am now on 75 mcg of Synthroid .. Endo Upped it from 50, hoping this would help with...
    ... Hashimoto's (diagnosed last month, started 50 mcg of Synthroid the next day) and I am exhausted! Like you, I am wondering...

  55. One Week Later
    ... convert T4 to T3 well, etc.). My RE had me on .100mg Synthroid for 2 wks in Sept. and I went hyper to .01 TSH. Then...
    ... joints, tendons, and muscles. My first 2 days on Synthroid were heaven on earth. My pain was greatly reduced ... have the original high -- until I got a boost in my Synthroid dose. Then the cycle repeated itself. Two days ... recommend the addition of T3 (Cytomel) in addition to T4 ( Synthroid ). I've been working on this with my doc for the past...
    ... feel BETTER after adding a t3 to their medicines. Synthroid isn't the only med out there, so don't let em shove...
    ... they gave me four weeks worth of Levoxly and a box of Synthroid to take for the last two weeks until blood test and ... revisit. I will ask for the time relesed Synthroid that sounds good. I hope your labs come back with...

  56. Armour vs. Thyrolar
    ... on 'the chart' should be equivalent to 111-150 mcgs Synthroid ; but that much Synthroid literally would've killed ... me. I couldn't take 50 mcgs of Synthroid without it sending my FTs over the top. That's why...

  57. Symptoms back - medications?
    ... My TSH was good last time (.87) at 100mcg of Synthroid . I was feeling good. But slowly, I have been feeling ... Are the other medications interfering with the Synthroid ? Will I need to up my dose because of the birth control...

  58. Must Go Back to Work 8 Days After Surgery
    ... work after 8 days. This also assumes you are given Synthroid or equivalent shortly after surgery. If you are forced...
    ... and my pathology report showed cancer. I stopped my synthroid and am seeing him this morning for a follow up. Take...

  59. hashi's and R.A
    ... about 15 minutes each morning. Since I've been on Synthroid I don't have that happen as much. I'm still not on...

  60. really low tsh
    ... radioactive iodine treatment. Since then I have been on Synthroid . My dosage has gone from 150mcg to 125mcg and even...

  61. Constant colds - hypo related or ?
    ... My last TSH was 3.84 and I am on a higher dose of Synthroid trying to feel better. I started on Synthroid in ... colds. I was actually healthier before I started Synthroid . I'm just wondering if this will stop when I finally...
    ... your Ft4 and Ft3 need to be tested after being on Synthroid . The TSH is going to be suppressed anyway, so it would...

  62. i really, really really hate doctors.
    ... I think I either need T3 or something other than Synthroid , or maybe I have something else going on. Anyway...

  63. TSH of 64.53 have questions
    ... better. I was whammied when I started treatment on Synthroid . My TSH was about 7 then, so I doubt extremely high ... TSH makes the difference. Synthroid just didn't agree with me, and when I started Armour...

  64. New to this thread....Need advise !Heart Palps and Thyroid
    ... determine what you are lacking and start that medication - synthroid or levothyroxine are usual. It's good to know that...
    ... she was like SURE!!!! its gentler for you then synthroid and more natural or some crap ... took my first...

  65. How soon after i take synthroid can i eat?
    ... medicine. The food interferes with the absorption of synthroid . Some people take their Synthroid or other T4 med ... would have to wait 2 hours after you eat to take the Synthroid ....
    ... pharmacist, some you need to wait 4 hrs after taking synthroid beofre taking....
    ... The literature that comes with Synthroid says to wait 30 to 60 minutes before eating, but experience ... ingredients that are not to be taken for 4 hours following Synthroid . I've concluded the real problem for me was not in ... point. Now I try to eat about an hour following the Synthroid but I wait 'til noon or the evening to take the vitamins ... 20 minutes. You can't follow the proper regimen for Synthroid in less than an hour, so you have to either get up...
    ... it really should'nt matter. Drink my coffee take my synthroid and eat....
    ... weeks now I have been experimenting with putting my Synthroid tablet under my tongue and letting it dissolve. I ... the morning, I take my other meds and then put the Synthroid under my tongue and go about my business. I have...
    ... eat when I first wake up. I'm hungry. Just started Synthroid . Doctor didn't say anything about not eating or when...
    ... hiya i wasjust wondering why my doctor didnt offer me synthroid after having such awfull problems with thyroxine ...
    ... Any One Know The Differance Beetween Thyroxine And Synthroid ...
    ... I DONT KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BEETWEEN SYNTHROID AND THYROXINE BUT I HEAR THET YOU HAVE TO WAIT LONGER ... TO EAT AFTER SYNTHROID ? :p :p :p :p :p :)...
    ... Synthroid is a brand name for thyroxine. I'm not sure it's...
    ... different brands in the UK as well, the equivalent of Synthroid here is made by a company called Goldshield, they...

  66. My endo isn't as credible as I thought - went to my appt. today
    ... elevated FT4, T3 uptake, and TgAB. He put me on .100mg Synthroid for 2 wks and I went hyper to .01 TSH. .075mg for...

  67. Synthroid & Weight
    ... I take synthroid and have experienced NO side effects, that I know...
    ... Prescribing Synthroid for weight loss is verboten. There are very strong ... statements in the info sheet that comes with it--use of Synthroid for weight control can lead to serious side effects...
    ... I have to agree with Archie. I am on synthroid and have been for over 15 years now....but, I had...
    ... body matter fact. Did you have labwork done? Synthroid isn't a wonder drug :) - Some of us even had NASTY...
    ... What problems are you having with your thyroid? Synthroid , if you don't need it, can cause you to go hyper ...
    ... weight....I think if you do need it, and then take synthroid , it might help regulate your metabolism to where it...
    ... hypo. if so, you should get on replacement meds like synthroid . i think its nearly impossible to lose weight if your...
    ... hypo. if so, you should get on replacement meds like synthroid . i think its nearly impossible to lose weight if your...

  68. Goodmorning Ladies!!!!!!!!!
    ... :) I have been on synthroid for four days now and am soooo thankful. Yesterday...

  69. new to this here is what i have so far
    ... thyroid issue for a few years They put me on that synthroid and it made my heart pound to the point that I can ... of my life.. i also need to edit this in that that synthroid ? i was having major panic attacks almost every morning...
    ... it's time you figure out a way to get it treated. Synthroid isn't the only drug for it, so don't let that stop ... successful thyroid Tx. Do you remember what dose of Synthroid you were given? Too high a dose can cause a bad reaction...

  70. muscle 'pull' in calves - meds?
    ... stronger' dose? i think i've heard some people mention synthroid (though i'm on generic) gave them muscle problems...
    ... I was taken off thyrolar (t4/t3 combo) and put on synthroid I was crippled in just a few mo. I couldn't even...

  71. heart problems hypo
    ... at least I am seeing an improvement. I have been on synthroid for a month now. Carisa :)...

  72. Saw Endo--lab results
    ... be lurking. The upshot is that he increased my Synthroid from 200 to 225mcg. At first he was going to 250 but...
    ... had done a couple of months after RAI while I was on synthroid . ---- You're doing everything right, you've done what ... That's why endos don't like to give high doses of synthroid or cytomel....if a patient goes up in dose too fast...
    ... thyrogen prior to the I-131 scan, just taking me off Synthroid . I guess that means he's one of those old-fashioned...

  73. Calling Midwest.........
    ... a constant .02 -.03 ever since I've been on first Synthroid and then Armour. It doesn't trouble my MD at all...

  74. How do you know you need T3?
    ... the numbers to look at? I've been on different Synthroid doses for a while. Although it's made a difference ... T4 and T3 versus just T4, or anyone who went from Synthroid to Armour. TIA :)...
    ... afternoon, sometimes evening if I forget. I take my Synthroid an hour before breakfast. Where are the endos/docs...
    ... anyone who went from Synthroid to Armour. TIA :) I switched from Synthroid to...
    ... if nothing else works. I don't really know if this Synthroid dose is going to magically make me feel better in ... give it til June or so. :) :) It's hard to say if Synthroid is any good for me b/c of how the RE had me all over...
    ... right range, she was either hypo on the .055mcg of synthroid and hyper on the .075mcg. Her DO put her on one ...
    ... For me, it was simple. I felt like crud on just Synthroid . Had a multi-tude of side-effects: insomnia moody...
    ... Armour or Cytomel (t3 only pills). I switched from Synthroid to an equivelant dose of Armour and my heart rate ... up in the hospital emergency room. We then tried a synthroid /cytomel combination and I still had some problems ... and I was violently shaking all over. I am back on synthroid only for now until the cause of the rapid heart rate...

  75. questions
    ... Total T4, T3 Uptake, or TSH. ~ If you are taking Synthroid or any other T4-only med within 8 hours before a blood...
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