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  1. Help,6yr old with tsh problems
    ... seem to care. 6yr old son, born with no thyroid. On synthroid since birth but since last summer his TSH is between ... time the TSH doesn't go down. Currently on .125mcg of synthroid . Eight mths is enough of this . Anyone with any similar...
    ... seem to care. 6yr old son, born with no thyroid. On synthroid since birth but since last summer his TSH is between ... time the TSH doesn't go down. Currently on .125mcg of synthroid . Eight mths is enough of this . Anyone with any similar...
    ... exact) ratio to which the human gland makes them. Synthroid and most other thyroid meds contain only T4. ... 1800's. It works the best for many people, but since Synthroid literally stole the market in the 1940's, MDs have ... largely refused to prescribe Armour. Whenever Synthroid or other T4-only med isn't working, it's always worth...
    ... Incresed meds every couple of months, now taking 125mcg synthroid . Worried that something is going on that we are missing...
    ... considered adding a T3 medication such as Cytomel to the Synthroid ? Or changing to armour which has both t3 and T4? Some ... people do not do well on synthroid which is T4 only. I am not one of the real knowledgable...

  2. Postpartum Hypothyroid
    ... Hey - My doctor just put me on Synthroid after a routine physical showed a TSH of 15. My doc...
    ... the symptoms to start going away? I've only been on Synthroid for 2 days. I'm looking forward to an entire day AWAKE...

  3. Back From 1st Endo Appt!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... Hashi's is only hypothyroidism. And she has been ob synthroid for two years. It's not that bad so to speak. I felt...

  4. Can T3 Raise Blood Pressure?
    ... SYMPTOMS!!!!!. I was on Thyrolar and he put me on Synthroid (t4 only). Within 3 mo. I was crippled and had almost...

  5. Endo Appt Tomorrow!!!!
    ... What drugs does he prescribe? Synthroid , Levothyroxine, (both t4's), cytomel(t3) armour (natural...

  6. Weight loss with hypothyroid?
    ... to try to get it closer to 1. So, I have been on Synthroid this whole time. I started on 100, went to 125 in...

  7. Afternoon labs, wait how long after taking meds?
    ... Total T4, T3 Uptake, or TSH. ~ If you are taking Synthroid or any other T4-only med within 8 hours before a blood...

  8. Is reducing T-4 really necessary when starting Cytomel??
    ... mcg of cytomel is roughly equivalent to 37 mcg of Synthroid , so you will more than make up for the small decrease ... in your synthroid dose. I take Cytomel and Synthroid , and I really feel it if I don't get that afternoon...
    ... mcg of cytomel is roughly equivalent to 37 mcg of Synthroid , so you will more than make up for the small decrease ... in your synthroid dose.Ellie Thanks Ellie!! I'm so glad to hear this...

  9. Sun sensitivity w/meds????
    ... I'm on Synthroid & Armour & lately notice that I feel like I'm BAKING...

  10. Strange Swallowing Question
    ... I have Hashi's and have been on all different Synthroid doses (.50 to .100). Last TSH was 3.84 with .05mg ... from 0.01 to 8.34 since September (my RE took me off Synthroid for a month after I went hypo...I don't go to him...

  11. How long B4 T3 kicks in?
    ... Hey, I switched from Synthroid to Amour about 6-7 weeks ago. I increased from 150...
    ... Hey, I switched from Synthroid to Amour about 6-7 weeks ago. I increased from 150...

  12. Dizziness w/hypothyroid
    ... medication -- tried tiny (1/8 tablet of 25mcg Armour then Synthroid ) bits and had the hyper reaction problem. Now on specially...
    ... You need the Free T3 test. you might need ONLY T3.. Synthroid is only T4...Armour is T3 and T4. Cytomel is only...
    ... have tried, over the past year - twice to take first Synthroid , then Armour - the same results. I have Hashi's hypo...
    ... nausea since 10/04. I've been on different doses of Synthroid since Sept '05 and still don't feel right @ 3.84 TSH ... . Over the winter I was on higher doses of Synthroid and my TSH was @ .01, .03, and .22. At that time...

  13. stressed to the max!!!!!! please help
    ... doctor decided NOT to up my medication which was .75mcg Synthroid ...This suprised me but I supposed it shouldn't have...
    ... ultrasound of your thyroid should be done, and increase in Synthroid OR add Cytomel, OR change to Armour. However, a lot...
    ... not take an extra 1/2 tablet twice a week of your Synthroid ? That would be a small increase in your dose (averaging ... you have better. And make sure you are taking your Synthroid on an empty stomach to get the best absorption - one...
    ... not take an extra 1/2 tablet twice a week of your Synthroid ? That would be a small increase in your dose (averaging ... you have better. And make sure you are taking your Synthroid on an empty stomach to get the best absorption - one ... your position with finals. I think taking the extra synthroid is an excellent idea...It won't hurt you. I still...

  14. supplements?
    ... supplements that help your symptoms - in addition to synthroid . I went to the health food store, and got a digestive ... with those? I also need to rethink when I take my synthroid - I think it's too close to coffee time. [/FONT] ...
    ... case they have something that interacts with your Synthroid . Becky...
    ... my TSH skyrocketed. I had been on the same dose of Synthroid for years so it was weird. I knew my levels were off...

  15. Please Help....
    ... back and the levels were all down. She put me on synthroid but I don't think it is near enough. I am so tired...
    ... there. welcome. how long have you been taking synthroid and what is your dosage? it can take quite a while...
    ... Hi ashlyb :) welcome ~ Taking just Synthroid for 7 weeks, I know EXACTLY the BRAIN FOG you speak ... med, such as Cytomel, is added to Thyriod treatment. Synthroid is a time-released T4 that your body has to convert ... myself, so that could be different next month. Synthroid isn't the only Thy med out there. (Synthroid & Zoloft...
    ... Sue, I am starting to feel like the Synthroid and Lexapro aren't a good combo for me either. Once...
    ... Hi again ashly ~ While I was taking Z & Synthroid , here were my side-effects. Please remember that everyone ... the WORST or BEST in each other when combined with Synthroid . Me w/ Z + Syn = WORST :) !!!...
    ... back and the levels were all down. She put me on synthroid but I don't think it is near enough. I am so tired...

  16. weird eye question
    ... my eyes used to look the same size. After being on Synthroid a while I noticed my eyes were the same size again...

  17. Need to vent, new Endo is the worst so far.
    ... severe itching in early January let me switch from Synthroid to Armour. We thought we started slow, but do to ... After learning of this we did blood tests and removed Synthroid completely and surprisingly my tests were in range ... FT4, with the FT4 a lot more than FT3. Had been off Synthroid 8 weeks now. Had almost no side effects, basically ... 3/20) and wanted to switch me from Armour back to Synthroid and Cytomel. Doesn’t like the natural thyroid due ... doctor that switch me and beg her to try again or try Synthroid and Cytomel? BTW, I never felt better on Synthroid...
    ... severe itching in early January let me switch from Synthroid to Armour. We thought we started slow, but do to ... After learning of this we did blood tests and removed Synthroid completely and surprisingly my tests were in range ... FT4, with the FT4 a lot more than FT3. Had been off Synthroid 8 weeks now. Had almost no side effects, basically ... 3/20) and wanted to switch me from Armour back to Synthroid and Cytomel. Doesn’t like the natural thyroid due ... doctor that switch me and beg her to try again or try Synthroid and Cytomel? BTW, I never felt better on Synthroid...
    ... severe itching in early January let me switch from Synthroid to Armour. We thought we started slow, but do to ... After learning of this we did blood tests and removed Synthroid completely and surprisingly my tests were in range ... FT4, with the FT4 a lot more than FT3. Had been off Synthroid 8 weeks now. Had almost no side effects, basically ... 3/20) and wanted to switch me from Armour back to Synthroid and Cytomel. Doesn’t like the natural thyroid due ... doctor that switch me and beg her to try again or try Synthroid and Cytomel? BTW, I never felt better on Synthroid ... armour. Also i would search (FDA raises concerns about Synthroid ). It is synthetic. The FDA threatened to ban it...

  18. New Here-Thyroid Cyst
    ... saw this past Wednesday, gave me a prescription for synthroid , hoping that it will shrink the cyst. I believe she ... I also have bad anxiety issues and have read that synthroid can make them worse. I'm going to see my naturopath ... t think I needed them. She told me to stay on the synthroid (25mcg for the first 2 weeks, then 50mcg after that...
    ... ended up removing right lobe of Thyroid last fall. Synthroid & Zoloft were NOT a good combo for me. Honestly, I...
    ... some other meds. Some people have a problem with synthroid and they switch to levothyroxine or armour. Are ... with thyroid drugs. 25 is a very small dosage of synthroid . Do you have any test results for the thyroid? TSH...
    ... fine...I'm not hyperthyroid, nor hypothyroid. The synthroid , she said, is specifically so that my thyroid won...
    ... I have been on synthroid for about 7 years now to either shrink or keep a nodule ... I have not had any noticiable side effects of the synthroid . All my labs also came back normal. I do sometimes...

  19. TSH - normal before surgery etc
    ... My TSH is now at 1.46 and my doctor won't up the Synthroid even though I still have symptoms. I want it down...

  20. Throat really sore & can barely swallow. Advice please
    ... hypothyroid about 2 years or so ago. I was taking Synthroid and then about 2 months ago was switched to Armour...
    ... must have a better doctor than the one who prescribed Synthroid . Most - but of course, not all - Armour prescribers...

  21. Input on lab results please
    ... also consider switching brands. I couldn't tolerate Synthroid at all, as it overmedicated me at the smallest dose...

  22. HELP going crazy over thyroid meds, cant find right dosage"
    ... That I Am On Birth Control Pills I Dnt Need As Much Synthroid , Anyway I Hope I Knew I\if Synthroid Has A 105 Mcg...
    ... you might try armour.... synthroid is know for going from one extreme to the other....
    ... myxedema coma a few years ago, and have been on armour/ synthroid and both at the same time, I think i will try to find ... another thyroid med, because synthroid isnt doing much at all. and armour was horrible on...
    ... start? I'm considering switching (from my current synthroid /cytomel combo) and have been advised to start at about ... right now as far as med change. I was on 200 mcgs of synthroid for years and recently started on Armour. My doctor...
    ... That I Am On Birth Control Pills I Dnt Need As Much Synthroid , Anyway I Hope I Knew I\if Synthroid Has A 105 Mcg...

  23. Elevated TSH, but HYPER symptoms
    ... I have been taking Synthroid for 20 years. I am 27 now and have never had any ... TSH is elevated but I feel like I am taking too much Synthroid ? I also started Lopid for my high triglycerides...
    ... I have been taking Synthroid for 20 years. I am 27 now and have never had any ... TSH is elevated but I feel like I am taking too much Synthroid ? I also started Lopid for my high triglycerides ... including indo's. You might want to try armour instead of synthroid . Armour is both T4 and T3. Most doctors bash armour ... ...but they get there information from the synthroid reps. you can find all of this information on the ... fact you might ask the doctor why the fda almost ban synthroid from being sold in the u.s. You can find the answer...

  24. I can't sleep since started higher dose
    ... t3 with the t4 in your meds. Have your been on just synthroid ? or maybe your dose is just to high. I had some trouble...

  25. Post sugery question/advice please
    ... the surgeon felt it was better to leave. I started Synthroid the following morning - a very low dose (25 mcg.)...

  26. Looking for Eating Recommendations
    ... bit confused -- I'm taking a tiny amount of generic synthroid (6 mcg in time release because of my extreme sensitivity...
    ... and have my tsh and ft4 in a good range on 112mcg. synthroid but can't seem to get the ft3 up where I think it...
    ... and have my tsh and ft4 in a good range on 112mcg. synthroid but can't seem to get the ft3 up where I think it...

  27. Newbie with more questions about Hashi's/Synthroid
    ... around the first of the month, and started on 50mcg of Synthroid April 6th. By around week #2 on the meds I was feeling...

  28. SYnthroid
    ... iron etc. until at least 4 hrs AFTER you take the synthroid . Lady50 - about dairy products - is it because...

  29. Medications
    ... only meds (synthetic): Unithroid Levoxyl Synthroid T3 only meds (synthetic): Cytomel T4/T3 meds...

  30. Levothyroxine + selenium-take together?
    ... time. As for timing, I wait at least an hour after Synthroid to take anything--supplements or food. Black coffee...

  31. THyroid test result dont understand
    ... Hi, i have problem 1 year ago doc put me on synthroid he was think that my metabolism slow down..but he...

  32. Questions any help would be great!
    ... to read why the FDA was going to ban the makers of Synthroid from having their product on the market. Yes Armour ... is old...it is natural thyroid, not synthetic, like Synthroid , which is only T4. Armour is T4 and T3....

  33. First test series after TT and RAI
    ... someone who had a recent TT and RAI. I've been on 200mcg Synthroid for about 60 days now and may be going in this week...
    ... recommended by a friend with Graves. But she is on Synthroid only (like me) and during the time he was helping ... be one to consider Armour or Cytomel to supplement Synthroid ? I know, this question is objectionable on the...
    ... retention and brain fog eventually lifted with just synthroid . I will also say that even if you get to the right...

  34. Hope this might help someone
    ... yrs. He took me off a t3/t4 combo and changed me to synthroid . I was having no symptoms or trouble at the time ... with and given meds that contained t3, instead of the synthroid . Anyway, I thought this might help someone since...

  35. Antibodies > 1000
    ... Anyone else have levels like this? She increased my synthroid to 125mcg up from 112. So needless to say I've been...

  36. Never feel well....any advice?
    ... all. In fact even though I have been treated with Synthroid , Cytomel, Prednisone (for autoimmune) and currently...
    ... doctor about trying you on some T3 in addition to your synthroid , or possibly Armour thyroid (made from pig glands...

  37. levothyrexine and coffee
    ... unabated--I get the coffeemaker going when I take my Synthroid . Since I drink it black I don't wait at all but since...

  38. Just a weird feeling in the head.....anyone?
    ... patient can be :) for another,,,,,,, I took just Synthroid for 7 weeks. One my side-effects was the brain fog ... so I called & asked my Dr if I could take .25 mcg's Synthroid (1/2 dose) along WITH 45 mg's (3/4 grain) of Armour...

  39. Thyroid medication is poor stuff
    ... into the HYPO-t meds rollercoaster , , , started on Synthroid in early Feb w/ a multitude of side-effects. The worst ... things were happenning: 1) my body didn't TOLERATE Synthroid well ~and~ 2) Synthroid was NOT mixing nicely with ... possibility on Pharm paperwork) Fearful of MORE Synthroid , I asked for another thy med. When my old dr refused...
    ... unfamiliar with your Thy med. Is that a T4 only type like Synthroid or Levothyroxine?? Many thyroid patients tolerate ... afternoon * crashes :) *, my Dr OKed adding .25 mcg's of Synthroid to the 3/4 grain of Armour. But even with that, I ... taking a T3/4 combo - than when I was only on the T4, Synthroid . 1/2 my thyroid was removed last fall, and even...
    ... unfamiliar with your Thy med. Is that a T4 only type like Synthroid or Levothyroxine?? Many thyroid patients tolerate ... afternoon * crashes :) *, my Dr OKed adding .25 mcg's of Synthroid to the 3/4 grain of Armour. But even with that, I ... taking a T3/4 combo - than when I was only on the T4, Synthroid . 1/2 my thyroid was removed last fall, and even ... pill, and I bet you won't have anymore crashes. The synthroid is silly. Obviously for you, you have trouble converting ... T4 to T3... The synthroid is only T4. It won't do beans for you if you hae...

  40. New labs......Infro from a top doc.....Midwest and others...what do you think?
    ... daily supplement regimen. I had been on 200mcg of Synthroid for almost two months but was still on the hypo rollercoast...

  41. Armour Thyroid - allergic reactions
    ... how it worked for you? My husband had to go back to Synthroid which doesn't work well. Lynne...

  42. Still waiting for new surgery date
    ... guy thing, you know. :) Anyway, he asked about my Synthroid dose and predicted the endo will probably increase ... think I need to add Cytomel rather than increase the Synthroid but am not confident the endo has ordered enough tests...
    ... the information that I receive. I thought that only Synthroid was given for thyroid replacement med - I have alot ... learn. I believe my endo said I would be receiving Synthroid but right now all I can concentrate on is the impending...

  43. Ultrasound Report
    ... thyroid. I then became underactive and was put on Synthroid (different doses until they found the right one). ... once a year. In 7 years, they changed my dose on the Synthroid only once. It was working great for me. Then because ... they are both in the normal range. She put me back on Synthroid and now we have to mess around with the dose to try ... will probably pay for it if they say I can only take Synthroid . Can the Radioactive Iodine Pill shrink your thyroid...

  44. Need some information please :(
    ... Wait and see what happens with this increase in Synthroid . I hope you have been scheduled for a follow-up visit...
    ... was increased from .150 mg to .200 mg (or 200mcg ) Synthroid . On the 20th it tested to be around 3.2 and was...

  45. Looking for input?
    ... Armour, all while knowing the HORRIFIC side-effects Synthroid bestoed on me, yet made no offer of DIFFERENT med...

  46. Pinkprincess3
    ... well on her thyroid pills,she is taking Levoxyl or Synthroid ...my cousin is taking Synthyroid since he had his...

  47. AACE new TSH level guidelines
    ... and 24-hour headaches, so my GP switched me over to Synthroid . Any thoughts about Armour vs. Synthroid? Any...
    ... awareness/tam/2003/explanation.php [/url] Armour vs. Synthroid ? Well, I take Armour and am doing quite well on it ... . I was first prescribed Synthroid , but the smallest dose overmedicated me. Armour hasn ... Keep that possibility in mind if you don't do well on Synthroid . Hope you feel better soon....
    ... just concerned that my voice is going to crater on Synthroid without the T3. Any suggestions?...

  48. New to Armour, Questions!
    ... Synthroid just doesn't get my thyroid where we want it to be ... what would be the equivalent of 112.5 to 125 mcg of Synthroid , which is the dosage he wanted to increase me to. ... dosage up on the chart was the equivalent of 150mcg Synthroid . I did not want to experience being hyper (I was ... dosage? I never have problems when I up my dose of Synthroid , but given that this has T3, should I expect to feel...
    ... I switched from Synthroid to Armour 3 1/2 weeks ago due to unbearable side-effects ... Synthroid bestoed upon me. Personally, I could feel a difference ... ME, I called my Dr :) & asked to take 25 mcg's of Synthroid along WITH my Armour. Dr OKed it. (Syn is timed released...
    ... always cut back on the Armour and add a smaller dose of Synthroid back in. But once you take the Armour, I think you...

  49. More Questions... HELP please * re lab results inside thread *
    ... push your Free T4 UP and your TSH DOWN a little with Synthroid ....
    ... just means that you are a relaxed soul :) The Synthroid won't do diddly squat for the antibodies. That's ... of Hashi's Hypothyroid so far. With treatment, ie Synthroid , you should be ok....
    ... difficult to conceive and/or carry a pregnancy. The Synthroid will fix that as well. My wife got pregnant and carried...
    ... adequate treatment so elusive for some. I hope the Synthroid goes a long way in helping you feel well. I have several...
    ... ago.. Now I feel like Poop again..(Am on 50 mcg of Synthroid , Have only been on it since Late february. ) I noticed...

  50. hypothyroid and fertility
    ... finally went to an endocrinologist and he gave me more synthroid (levothyroxine) and got my levels under control. ...

  51. New labs - don't understand...
    ... I have been on Synthroid for 20 days (first week 50 mcg the rest of the time ... this a drastic change in the TSH in just 20 days on Synthroid ? Is anything else off? My doctor just mailed these...

  52. Is my doctor right? or a quack?
    ... nurse crazy with all my questions. I have been taking Synthroid for about a month 100 mcg. The first week I was on ... I have never done before). He told me to keep my Synthroid at 100 mcg and gave me the birth control pill Yasmin ... swelling was a sign of hypothyroidism? Shouldn't I up my Synthroid to counteract the swelling? Until I start the Yasmin...
    ... Then you learn that a daily dose of T4 med, like Synthroid , is only about 10% of the total accumulation in your...
    ... Any suggestions? Oh - he also switched me over to Synthroid at 100mcg, which I started today. Does this have...

  53. Looking for a lab...
    ... where you can get yourself tested. I'm hypo and on synthroid , but this is for my mother who is having colon problems...

  54. Excessive Tiredness
    ... And marla - You're on a very low dose of synthroid . 0.05 mg (50 mcgs) is a common starting dose, but...

  55. Surprised by my hypothyroid diagnosis
    ... higher than normal blood pressure. Since taking the synthroid the blood pressure is back to normal and I have not...

  56. Can anyone relate??
    ... I am on synthroid ....0.05mg bid. I had my thyroid removed in July...
    ... stay very well hydrated. I didn't understand your synthroid dosage, but shouldn't your endo be making sure your...

  57. Crazy tsh over 80 and waiting for body scan
    ... days anymore. My doctor still won't let me take any synthroid until after the scan results show if the cancer has ... more than 80 and I don't know when I get back on synthroid after being off since 2/18/06 when I got cancer pathology...
    ... cytomel for at least a couple of weeks, until the synthroid kicks in. Also make sure your doctor gets your synthroid ... you'll be fine. My endo. started me real low, on .75 synthroid , which should have just been for about a week, but...

  58. Sudufu
    ... was depressed. The docs office denied putting me on Synthroid today saying the levels are normal. TSH 3.75 TPO 70...

  59. TSH levels elevated
    ... am on Levo....but getting ready to change over to Synthroid ...
    ... Levo is a generic brand --- Synthroid is not. I am pretty new at this so that is about all...

  60. Any one experiencing tightness in neck
    ... still have may be due to water retention from the synthroid . I don't think so! It's worse when my voice is junky...

  61. Any1 else w/ TPO & TG antibodies but "normal" bloodwk?
    ... to it. I am on 50mcg of Levoxyl (although I was on Synthroid first and then Armour at my request...my endo put...

  62. Understanding TSI Range, a question?
    ... have to deal with this. BTW>>HAve you ever tried Synthroid yet? I tried it like 3 times and I was ABSOLUTELY...

  63. Labs after 15 months of new Armour dose..help
    ... started on Armour about 2 or 3 years ago after tryng Synthroid , the dr and I tinkered with my dose for a while, until ... numbers look weird, like maybe I should go back on Synthroid or something? Any input is welcome...thanks...

  64. Thyroid Medication
    ... thyroid. I then became underactive and was put on Synthroid (different doses until they found the right one). ... once a year. In 7 years, they changed my dose on the Synthroid only once. It was working great for me. Then because ... they are both in the normal range. She put me back on Synthroid and now we have to mess around with the dose to try ... will probably pay for it if they say I can only take Synthroid . Can the Radioactive Iodine Pill shrink your thyroid...
    ... Try to relax and keep having the labs done until you synthroid dose is titred correctly....

  65. My Thyroid Results
    ... Melissa, How long have you been on the 0.75 mg Synthroid ? Are you having any other symptoms besides fatigue ... you had before that seem better since you're on the Synthroid ? If you had only one test the last time, I'm...

  66. Synthroid vs Levo. new at this
    ... slight dose increase, but you shouldn't switch to Synthroid if the generic you're taking makes you feel generally...

  67. new and confused!!!
    ... Hi all, I called the dr today to put me on synthroid or something and they refused. They now say levels...

  68. weened off synthroid
    ... I know I feel A LOT better on a tiny dose of Synthroid (.25mcg's) along WITH my Armour, then trying to help ... thyroid with JUST Synthroid . Taking just Syn, my side-effects were HORRIFIC for...
    ... a bit of neck/shoulder pain, compared to how the synthroid screwed around with my body I went to the Doctor ... Sudufu, have you always been on a low dose of synthroid ? How were you able to get the dose down? What were...
    ... meds early Feb 06. My Dr. started me on .50 mcg of Synthroid , but I had a multitude of side-effects: Insomnia, ... feel like my body COULD tolerate a higher dose of Synthroid so I switched Dr's :p then to Armour Two weeks ago...
    ... From everything I have heard and read about this synthroid , it really is not a good thing to be on. I thought...

  69. Rashes...
    ... me on a T3 as well as a T4, so he switched me from synthroid to armour. So in the past few weeks I've been on armour...
    ... there but fainter. I had a lot more rash w/the Synthroid ... the post I'llmakeit listed. After changing to ... FEELING BETTER. Not as weird as I was feeling on the Synthroid . It's hard to explain. Mind clearer, energy better...
    ... reaction I probably wouldn't have related it to the Synthroid :) . Juner, I've been reacting to heat since all...

  70. How long before I can tell a difference?
    ... physical aspects were slower to improve. I was on Synthroid for 3 months, but it overmedicated me the entire time...
    ... midwest1 said. Except, I was never overmedicated on Synthroid , but have made the switch to Armour in January. I...
    ... honest, I am feeling rather "odd" since starting the Synthroid . I guess part of Hashi's is the roller coaster affect...
    ... :) Has anyone GAINED weight when starting the synthroid ? Just curious.... thanks to everyone! ~Jill...

  71. Swelling feet, knees and hands...
    ... still have my thyroid and have been taking 100 mcg of Synthroid for about 14 days now. I know things get worse before ... swelling. I'm sure I need to go up on my dose of Synthroid . Any idea when the swelling will go away or is this...

  72. Thyroid Problem + Sweating
    ... answer may not be very popular, but I'd swear that Synthroid caused me to have headsweats. It was either the Synthroid...
    ... the previous poster mentioned, she had sweats with Synthroid . Of all the thyroid medications, the one I hear more ... reactions to (outside of being over medicated), is Synthroid . Theories I have heard on this, seem to point to...

  73. Heart Palps / questions...
    ... I get some heart palpatations. Is this due to the Synthroid ? Will it go away after I've been on the meds while ... morning. Are the fast bowels in the am due to the Synthroid also? I want to exercise, but I am afraid I might...

  74. Weird changes since hypo...
    ... over the past 4 weeks. I've been taking 100 mcg of Synthroid for 3 weeks now and slowly, very slowly, I seem to...

  75. i just want to feel like me again
    ... other things following a TT from cancer. I've been on Synthroid 200mcg for almost 2 months and thought I was over ... endo. I think some of us don't convert the T4 in Synthroid very efficiently and we need a T3 drug like Cytomel...
    ... rollercoaster, but let me get this RIGHT: You've been on Synthroid for 1.5 years & you still feel like GARBAGE??? Have ... their patients feel like themselves again , , , Synthroid IS NOT for everyone. I took it for 7 weeks w/ horrific...