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  1. hard to breathe
    ... my previous doctor caused it because of mismanaged Synthroid doses. BTW, I'm seeing an endo next week so I...

  2. Why are so many opposed to RAI , It seems easier....
    ... is Hypo.....went for routine blood, said hes hypo, synthroid and boom! That was it.......It just sounds nicer coming...

  3. Can sumone help me understand this?
    ... all other tests came out normal should she be taking Synthroid ? Dr says he believes a patient with high thyroid...

  4. Weight gain. SOOOO annoyed!! HYPO and other problems
    ... Everyone is different, but I never felt better on Synthroid , but that was because my free T3 was low and I just...

  5. Worried about unintentional weight loss...
    ... weight due to thyroid meds alone? I've been taking synthroid since my thyroidectomy in 03. They keep me on a little ... turned out normal so far. I'm just wondering if the synthroid alone could be causing this weight loss? My thyroid...

  6. Papillary Carcinoma...post Thyroidectomy...what should I expect now?
    ... tumor. I will have RAI next week. If you aren't on synthroid yet, the doc must be planning RAI otherwise you'd...

  7. wrist pain with hypo?
    ... throbs in the night. About 8 days after being on Synthroid , it just stopped!!!!! Once in a while it'll come...

  8. Losing weight with HypoT
    ... and rice (low iodine diet)! Now that I've been on Synthroid 3 weeks I've lost 4 of those 7 pounds even though...

  9. Drs base diagnosis on....BUT.........
    ... Armour unstead of synthoid..first armour is natural.. synthroid is synthetic... armour is t4 and t3...synthroid is...

  10. Anyone had withdrawals when switching from Armour?
    ... doc is switching me from 3 Gr. Armour to 200 mcg of synthroid because my Free T3 labs are off the charts and was...
    ... reduce armour? Or reduce armour and add a little t4 ( synthroid , levoxyl) ? This way your free t3 could come down...
    ... reduce armour? Or reduce armour and add a little t4 ( synthroid , levoxyl) ? This way your free t3 could come down ... Please make sure you can go back to Armour or combo if Synthroid doesn't work well or you don't fell well. I was on ... only Synthroid and felt horrible but finally found a doctor that ... switch and based on symptoms, not just numbers. I took Synthroid and Armour together for a while, but totally on Armour ... the future, I will lower my dose of Armour and add Synthroid or T4. I will never, ever let a doctor take it away ... complaint and husband's was I was cold and ached on Synthroid . Since Armour, 95% better, Day1. Please watch for...
    ... me with what I felt were lingering symptoms on .112 synthroid only. (achiness, cold, headaches, mild acid reflux ... However, now I don't want to go back to just (T4) synthroid , as I know I feel better with a little T3 also. I ... T4:T3 I am hoping my doc will try a combination of synthroid or any other T4, with a very low dose of Armour, or ... cytomel). I don't want the symptoms I had when taking synthroid only to come back, but worried about getting the combinatio...
    ... for me either :) Starting week 6 of 50 mcg of Synthroid (baby dose), and I'm *not* enjoying the side-effects...
    ... equivelent of up to about 180 of what you were taking in synthroid . Given what's happend to you, I think the armour ... compounded t4 is better. My body reacts better to it than synthroid or generic. It's like fresh vegetables v. canned...
    ... WORK, that's what we NEED meds that WORK for us) Just Synthroid isn't doing it for me. I'll call early this week...
    ... for. For now I have gone back to my regular dose of synthroid . My endo is out of the office until Monday, but I ... They said to just go back to my regular dose of synthroid until I could talk to the endo Monday. That's what ... a combination of T4, T3 via cytomel addition to my synthroid . I am hoping he is still willing to go down this ... just say oh well that didn't work so it's back to synthroid only for you. That fear is probably baseless given...
    ... compounded t4 is better. My body reacts better to it than synthroid or generic. It's like fresh vegetables v. canned ... compounding didn't work so well. I was just on a compounded synthroid /cytomel mix and after 6 weeks retested... my TSH came ... back on Armour now but I think I'll be going to a Synthroid /Armour combination down the road since straight Armour ... hyper symptoms but I felt like a zombie on straight Synthroid ....
    ... no idea why you might be able to absorb armour and synthroid but not a compounded source. That's the problem...
    ... After one day of misery, I decided to break the synthroid in half (down to 100 mcg) and take it with 1 gr. of ... all this over 2 years ago, I was only on 50 mcg. of Synthroid for a while. In my ignorance, I went on an off of...
    ... After one day of misery, I decided to break the synthroid in half (down to 100 mcg) and take it with 1 gr. of ... all this over 2 years ago, I was only on 50 mcg. of Synthroid for a while. In my ignorance, I went on an off of...
    ... WORK, that's what we NEED meds that WORK for us) Just Synthroid isn't doing it for me. I'll call early this week ... doctor)...Armour is old. But its natural thyroid and synthroid is synthetic. Mother has had good luck with a D.O...
    ... T4, 2.25 mcg T3: 9.5 + (2.25 x 4) = 18.5 + 88 mcg Synthroid = 106.5 mcg T4 equiv If you tolerate that well ... mcg T4, 4.5 mcg T3: 19 + (4.5 x 4) = 37 + 75 mcg Synthroid = 112 mcg T4 equiv. ...and so on. I can also ... give you some reasons to switch from Synthroid to another T4 med, but maybe better not to rock the...
    ... office, after the ER visit and changed my meds to .88 synthroid and 5 mcg cytomel (told me to cut the cytomel in half ... this new approach in meds. He wanted to stick to the synthroid brand for the T4 as that's what I was taking prior...

  11. Newbie - just had Thyroidectomy 3/13
    ... You don't say if you are on Synthroid or Armour but I'm going to assume you are since you...
    ... her Endo forbids her to take a generic, she takes Synthroid . Does anyone else have this restriction? I'm on ...
    ... I was advised by a friend to insist on Synthroid --she said she couldn't get regulated until she switched ... some noticeable or measureable difference between Synthroid and the generics. I'm not experienced enough to ... them on here. I won't be getting my first tests (post- Synthroid ) for a little more than 2 months. I feel a whole lot...
    ... big difference each week. I was put on 100 mcg of Synthroid (generic) before I left the hospital. (By the way...
    ... moving on. The surgeon did switch me to name brand Synthroid .112 mg and I will see an Endocrinologist next week...

  12. Apple cider vinegar and omega 3...can these
    ... advice. I take these supplements w/thyroid meds ( Synthroid & Cytomel) at present & I find them very helpful...

  13. Lab results
    ... type of thyroid meds" ? ? ? I'm nearing week 6 on Synthroid (50 mcg - baby dose) & NOT enjoying what it does to...
    ... type of thyroid meds" ? ? ? I'm nearing week 6 on Synthroid (50 mcg - baby dose) & NOT enjoying what it does to ... my meds.. Here is my list...lol Ok here it goes; Synthroid =increased brain fog, yellowing of the skin, swelling ... of them..What kinda of trouble are you having with synthroid ?...
    ... For me Synthroid = INSOMNIA (2-3 days a week I wake up after only 2...
    ... For me Synthroid = INSOMNIA (2-3 days a week I wake up after only 2...
    ... try or at least swap you out to something other than synthroid ..Its awful playing the guessing game..Wondering what...

  14. Cytomel Questions
    ... Hey! I take 25mcg of Cytomel and 100 of Synthroid . Adding the cytomel has helped overall. I feel I...
    ... I started Cytomel in addition to Synthroid about one mo. ago. I'm up to 12.5 mcg & so far don...
    ... My endo dropped my Synthroid from 137 to 112mcgs and started me on 25mcg of Cytomel ... 02 T3 4.2 (high) T4 midrange. So he dropped my synthroid to 100mcgs. Best case scenario for me. I guess I...

  15. hypo and heartrate
    ... the 40's and ..My endo FINALLY decided to give me synthroid at my last visit even though there was a concern about...
    ... for a year now..my doc just switched me to 150mcg of synthroid and some cytomel i dont know the dose..Im also worried...

  16. can someone help me?
    ... that will really screw up your labs is taking your Synthroid within 8 hours of your blood draw. But it mainly...
    ... that will really screw up your labs is taking your Synthroid within 8 hours of your blood draw. But it mainly ... draw on days they have labs? I've always taken my synthroid in the AM like usual and had labs in the afternoon...
    ... Here are the guidelines: ~ If you are taking Synthroid or any other T4-only med within 8 hours of a blood...
    ... weeks. I will remember this though. Quick Q on the Synthroid , does it skew the numbers for FT4 higher or lower...

  17. Just how big is your thyroid anyway?
    ... idea about how large the gland is? I have been on synthroid for almost 5 years now..my labs go up and down and...

  18. Need advice on labs for adrenals & hormones
    ... Cortef. He said it would help the thyroid meds (I'm on Synthroid & Cytomel do their job). Have been doing this for...

  19. PLEASE reply: Sleep & Thyroid meds
    ... SAYS she's qualified, but ISN'T) i didn't start on Synthroid until Feb 06. I think b/c I was functioning on 1/2 ... Or will it lessen with time? I'm on week six of Synthroid , and NOT impressed. I'll get 3-4 hours of sleep for ... low thyroid hormones, then bumped UP by 50-75 mcg of Synthroid is a SHOCK on my system. I just want to know your...
    ... before falling back to sleep. Now that I've been on Synthroid a little over two weeks those occasional bouts with...
    ... only thing I can attribute it to is when I started Synthroid . thanks...
    ... I didn't have an insomnia problem to "fix" before Synthroid . Sorry, I didn't find your replies helpful. And maybe...

  20. Test Results...Dr says "normal"....any advice?
    ... over heated for no reason, on & on. I just got on Synthroid after having 1/2 thyroid removed, and now am disagreeing...

  21. Nodule
    ... hypothyroid and all the tests came back negative. The synthroid is reducing the size of the goiter and the nodules...

  22. does anyone know of a good doctor in the columbus ohio area?/
    ... lunch :p Unfortunately, I know NOTHING about Synthroid (except I want a DIFFERENT :) med!!! getting referral...

  23. How is Midwest doing?
    ... ONLY sanity I have at times) My 6 week journey on Synthroid , has been like Mr. ToAD's wiLD ride. Not sure if my...
    ... had this many times while trying to get regulated on synthroid and then armour. My numbers looked good here and ... that was horrible for me! When I take low dose synthroid my FT4 loves to stay at 1.2 and before any meds it...

  24. Hypothyroid and thin?
    ... I have been on Synthroid for about 7 years. I'm very thin and I still feel...

  25. Pixiek, Shmily....Questions about heel pain
    ... did the heel pain ever go away since you switched to synthroid ? Shmily, I noticed in your last post you said that...
    ... test and saw my low TSH and cut my meds to 1 grain of Synthroid (for some reason you couldn't get Thyrolar for a few...
    ... Hi, I am off both Armour and Synthroid ....for about a month now. My heel pain has come...

  26. Levothyroxine & Dizziness
    ... utilizes the new med. That isn't unusual at all. If the Synthroid was working for you, it's best to go back to it....
    ... the first place? Were you having some problem with synthroid ?...
    ... dea4, My insurance cost for Synthroid doubled but they offer Levothyroxine for much less ... looks like I will have to pay the premium price for Synthroid ....
    ... get information about Abbott Laboratories' (mnfr of Synthroid ) patient assistance program at www.phrma.org. You...
    ... dea4, My insurance cost for Synthroid doubled but they offer Levothyroxine for much less ... looks like I will have to pay the premium price for Synthroid . Sucks doesn't it. We find something that works...
    ... more thing ~ Be sure to ask your doctor if he has Synthroid samples. Abbott makes so much darned much profit ... on Synthroid , it has plenty of cashola to pass around free samples...

  27. tweaking Armour & unithroid
    ... or not, but this is where I'm at for now. I was on Synthroid (.112) for nearly three years. I was having some...

  28. hyper or hypo?
    ... know if you are hyper or hypo? I have been taking synthroid now for 5 years or so, and each year my dr continues...

  29. Surgery Date Scheduled
    ... I'm in the process of finding the right dosage of Synthroid , which takes a little time. Since you have nodules...

  30. Graves Disease....eyes...saw the endo
    ... to kill my thyroid with a radiation pill, and go on synthroid after. Any thoughts? :)...

  31. Armour dosing
    ... Hi, I was taking 100 mcg of synthroid and was changed to 120 mg of Armour. I thougth that ... have read, isn't that like doubling the amount of Synthroid ? I know Armour is T3 & T4. How long does it take for...
    ... need to call them back and verify. If you were on 100 synthroid and they want you on the same dose, you should be...
    ... Armour is the rough equivalent of 150-200 mcgs of Synthroid . I agree with Kharma that you need to verify the ... dose. Even if you were underdosed on Synthroid , increasing it by 100% is too much at once, if you...

  32. Swollen Hands and Thyroid Meds?????
    ... daughter and was still on 50 mcg. I was switched to Synthroid by mistake by the Dr. and had swelling and weight ... told my thyroid problem was "temporary". I was put on Synthroid again by my family Dr.(OBGYN precribed the levoxyl ... ve gained 5 lbs. I told the Endo at my appt. that Synthroid made me swell, he said it was an allergic reaction ... to the Synthroid and he'd put me on Levoxyl again. But now I'm having ... have to have??? Am I just doomed???If I can't take Synthroid or Levoxyl whats left???? :)...
    ... the Levoxyl. He told me the swelling while on the Synthroid was from an allergic reaction....thats why he put ... first time for everything. If I'm allergic to the Synthroid and Levoxyl, would I most likely be allergic to all...

  33. Woohoo!! - New Doc
    ... more than any of the endos I've ssen. He took me off Synthroid and put me on Armour. He said most women feel better ... conversion and am a little confused. I was on 100 mcg of synthroid & he put me on 120 mg of Armour. I thought it was...

  34. TT - what drugs what dosage?
    ... TT due to pap,cancer. I am currently at 125mcg of synthroid . I'm curious to know what other's are on and how ... tired or end up getting fat waiting around for my synthroid to get to the right level. Since I had cancer, I...
    ... I had my TT 5 months ago. I started out on 100 mcg Synthroid . I am still not on the right dosage. It has been a...
    ... because I'm still hypo. She also wants me on name brand Synthroid , not generic. I'll get my labs done again in 6 weeks...
    ... My TT was on Janurary 20 but I didn't start Synthroid for five weeks. It was withheld because we wanted ... give me the RAI. Anyway, I finally got started on Synthroid 200mcg 5 days after the RAI. I've been on it for 2 ... couldn't fall asleep. I think your initial dose of Synthroid is probably based on body weight. Mine is double yours...
    ... even the small improvements from just a few doses of Synthroid are SO welcome. I would describe my current state ... is so much better than how I felt when needing the Synthroid but not getting it. I don't expect to be back to pre ... normal" for several weeks but I am content to let the Synthroid do its thing, little by little. BTW, I saw my radiation...

  35. Sleep deprived in AV !!!
    ... but NOT listening to my extensive side-effects of Synthroid ~OR~ considering that Armour may work BETTER for me...

  36. Leg Pain from Hashi's??
    ... among others here. You moved up quickly with your Synthroid dosage. Do you feel good? Are the hypo symptoms gone...

  37. Need Help with First Labs since TT
    ... since my TT on 1/24/06. I have been on 100 mcg of synthroid (generic) since the surgery. I just got back my first...
    ... thought after a TT you should be on a higher dose of synthroid than what you are on. You have no thyroid to produce...

  38. Hypo people, please look
    ... control weight is spot on. The papers that come with the Synthroid have very strong language forbidding such usage. That...

  39. Off my meds after 3 days
    ... you can try less or perhaps try a smaller dosage of synthroid . I personally wouldn't want to wait 6 weeks. ...

  40. Synthroid and Caffeine?
    ... slight set-back I experienced yesterday. Every day on Synthroid had brought small but detectable improvements in how ... your responses is that, for most people, caffeine and Synthroid need not force one to choose between the two. I'll...
    ... coffee but it started giving me palps once I was on synthroid so I take my thryoid meds in the wee ours of the morning ... mess but without my thyroid I am taking .250mcgs of synthroid and 25mcgs of cytomel with no problems. Karen...
    ... guess I should contact my endo to see if we can up my Synthroid dose. I'm not scheduled to go in for labs and a follow ... meds are first given or adjusted. My doc started the Synthroid and made the first test and follow-up at the 3 month...

  41. A Couple of Questions
    ... with my thyroid meds. I am currently on 50 mg of synthroid . Thanks in advance for any advice!...

  42. Need help, possible acute phase of Hashimotos
    ... It's an awful feeling. I just started .5 mcg of Synthroid 10 days ago in an effort to "even me out." About...

  43. Interesting about tsh
    ... felt absolutely terrible all the way. Now that I'm on Synthroid (11 days) I'm getting tiny amounts of T3 (converted ... slowly from the T4 that Synthroid delivers) I'm feeling a little better each day, but ... around noon, I feel just about as bad as I did pre- Synthroid ....

  44. How do you take cytomel?
    ... times to take it? Anyone have luck with cytomel and synthroid ? I was on Armour but my doc says Armour is not very...
    ... jitters. I take it in the middle of the night with my synthroid . I make a pit stop every night so I take my meds...

  45. Slightly underactive
    ... 7.23 (underactive)......My dr. said to increase my synthroid from 25 mg. to 50mg.she wants me to take two pills...

  46. Hyperthyroid and Synthroid
    ... Betty, Synthroid is a synthetic thyroid hormone replacement for the ... hormone on her own. In this case she would not need Synthroid or any T4 replacement med. If she is already taking...
    ... with this thyroid thing. She has only been on the Synthroid about a week and she certainly is not doing well....
    ... from the hospital she called me and asked about the Synthroid as at that point she was suspicious. Her daughter...
    ... assumption is that she is being incorrectly treated with Synthroid , the sooner you can confirm it, the better. If she...
    ... If she is indeed HYPERthyroid then giving her Synthroid is a SERIOUS medical mistake that should be corrected...

  47. synthroid increase and dizziness
    ... guess, which I am going to explore for myself is that Synthroid is just not for you. There is Armour (which I tried...
    ... guess, which I am going to explore for myself is that Synthroid is just not for you. There is Armour (which I tried...
    ... I am on Armour, not synthroid , but I have had problems with dizziness, too. I am...

  48. cytomel,synthroid and new lab values
    ... I feel great and am on 25ucg Cytomel and 112mcg of Synthroid . TSH .03 (normal .3-5) T3 4.6 (normal-4...

  49. Trouble Swallowing Food
    ... given a 3 month prescription for the generic form on Synthroid (a low dose of .5 I believe). My doctor wanted...

  50. Synthroid VS Levothyroxine
    ... ve taken it for about 2 years now. I used to be on Synthroid but I had problems with that. My hypo symptoms seemed ... to not get any better no matter what strength of Synthroid I was taking. So after doing some research on the ... are other companies that make the generic form of Synthroid . But through my research, I found that the fillers ... break down much better than other generic forms of Synthroid . This means that more of the med gets absorbed into...

  51. fasting blood tests-do I take Levothroxine?
    ... I do not take my Synthroid pill before going for bloodwork but instead throw...

  52. Is a thyroid disorder possible with normal test results?
    ... dosage changes, the lab work showed normal. ive been on synthroid for about 7 months now, and need to go in to find...

  53. Radioiodine experiences
    ... experienced? Im most concerned about being off synthroid for 2 weeks before the treatment. Will I feel tired ... the low iodine diet like? How long after resuming synthroid did you feel "normal" again? What was it like to not...
    ... my parents for that time. If you are only off synthroid for 2 weeks, I think it will be far easier for you...
    ... feeling tired (and generally Hypo) the second week off synthroid , and then the week I resume (because it takes a while...

  54. Caffeine
    ... hour before I eat after taking the morning dose of synthroid , but I don't have to wait to have coffee (or any drink...

  55. Natural
    ... brand for that reason. I know that the 50 mcg. of Synthroid is plain white, w/out colors, & some people do better...
    ... Thank you so much for your responses. I've been on Synthroid and had sensitivity to that as well. Since I've been...
    ... Thank you so much for your responses. I've been on Synthroid and had sensitivity to that as well. Since I've been ... opposed to someone who is just going to quote you the synthroid studies. You say "look this is my situation, my...

  56. Surgery March 22nd.
    ... Normal" - will not up the 75 mcg - wants me to take Synthroid 75 mcg instead. Have no energy - can't eat with out...

  57. Tests, Tests, Tests
    ... do RAI, make you hypoT and put you on replacement synthroid . At least your dr. is trying tapazole and that is...

  58. am i over medicated?
    ... and wants to cut back on meds labs in dec. on 88mc synthroid tsh 1.12[.290-5.50 ft3 3.00[2.57-4.43 ft4 1.26...
    ... you should take them up on the offer to do 88 mcg Synthroid and 5 mcg Cytomel - since 5 mcg cytomel is about the ... equivalent of 18 mcg Synthroid , the total would still put your higher than you are...

  59. Synthroid Dosage
    ... Usually drs gradually - very gradually - make changes in synthroid . If you miss even a few doses, it can blow the blood...

  60. Feel Sleepy All The Time is this normal? :(
    ... I am currently taking .5 synthroid and 5mg cytomel and my tsh, t3, t4 are in good range...
    ... you take the iron? MUST be at least 4 hours after Synthroid - don't know about cytomel. Take care. You WILL...

  61. depression meds & HYPO
    ... my thyroid was removed last fall. I finally got on Synthroid 4 weeks ago. My side effects were: insomnia moodiness ... DEEP well) It's like my perscriptions, Zoloft & Synthroid , are battling inside my body and Zoloft is losing ... drawn last Fri. (this is my 1st b.w. since starting Synthroid 4 weeks ago) I will see my Doc this Wed. Then she...
    ... don't take these at the same time. You should take Synthroid 2 hours after and 1 hour before eating. Plus at least ... something about Zoloft (an anitdepressent - SSRI)+ Synthroid (brand name for Levothyroxine) (did a search with ... fewer side effects than other antidepressants with Synthroid . Some side effects that can be caused by SSRIs with ... Synthroid are: dry mouth nausea nervousness maybe insomnia ... They say using antidepressants and levothyroxine ( Synthroid ) may increase the therapeutic and toxic effects of...
    ... alone :) I think it was somewhere in 2 week of Synthroid , that I discovered you should take it seperately from ... effects. I also understand why my Dr leaned towards Synthroid . My other half has small noduals & I believe Synthroid ... s?? I'm curious if I should take a small dose of Synthroid (to keep noduals in check) along with Armour? We'll...

  62. Is it ok to eat fish from the ocean?
    ... the RAI treatment, which was also when I started the Synthroid .)...

  63. Cold feet??????
    ... many of us experience it. Since many of us also take Synthroid or its generic I think the simple answer to your question...
    ... medication it self. Took me 3 months to get on Synthroid , and my cold feet haven't become less or more the...
    ... and mine are definitely better since starting the Synthroid . They aren't normal, just marginally better. I don ... maybe months, but I am so glad that every day on Synthroid brings that small improvement. You say you are ... Hashi hypothyroid. If that is correct then the Synthroid (or its generic) makes sense as the first step in...

  64. Taking Thyroid Medication and BC Pills
    ... Hi Kristine, I take my Synthroid in the morning and my BC in the evenings. I have not...

  65. My labs results (any input would be helpful) Hypothyrodism/hormone problems
    ... inadequate thyroid effect. T4 preparations such as Synthroid and Levoxyl rarely work and Armour thyroid, a pig...

  66. Hashimotos and Immunoglobulin A
    ... willing to let you try some thyroid hormone (Armour, Synthroid , etc.)....

  67. High TSH
    ... informed me that my TSH is 24 and want to put me on Synthroid . I am new to Thyroid problems so as anyone used this...
    ... improvement when you start thyroid hormone. As for Synthroid - you will notice a lot of people on the bb that are ... not happy with Synthroid -only treatment. But you must recognize that this ... - the people out there who are doing just fine on Synthroid aren't as likely to post. Many people do just fine ... on Synthroid . It contains pure T4, a form of thyroid hormone which ... active thyroid hormone, in your peripheral cells. Synthroid has a long half-life, so the theory is that you will ... sometimes feel better taking a combination of T4 ( Synthroid ) and T3 (cytomel), or taking Armour thyroid (a natural ... remember to take that properly than it is to take Synthroid once a day. Some people will have problems with feeling ... is too much). I think it is fine to start with Synthroid . Just be aware that if you have continuing symptoms...
    ... I just recently started taking Synthroid after my thyroidectomy and RAI and I will share what ... making you feel better. I have read (here, on the Synthroid info sheet that comes with the drug, in emails from ... and sluggish as it was 100% of the time before the Synthroid . I have more energy now, after just 6 doses, but I ... out of energy I feel just about as bad as I did pre- Synthroid , with the cold hands and feet and slow, staggering ... better but when bedtime comes I'm right where I was pre- Synthroid , feeling pretty rotten. Thanks to the folks on ... understand what is happening. The T4 supplied by the Synthroid is being slowly converted to T3 and when I have some...
    ... way you feel in the hypo state? Keep taking that Synthroid but you probably need to start asking questions and...
    ... removed. To feel my best I should have been given Synthroid right after surgery, but the follow-up RAI treatment ... works best in a hypo patient, so I wasn't given the Synthroid for about 6 weeks I think it was. I was about where...

  68. Someone please help me understand...
    ... feels that I have a T4 problem and has prescribed Synthroid 0.25. I would like to know if this will improve any...
    ... that it is my psychiatrist who is treating me with Synthroid . Both my GP and endo said my numbers looked fine...

  69. What could this be?? Adrenal Fatigue?
    ... had to supplement my synthetic thyroid hormone pill ( Synthroid ) with Cytomel. I take just a 1/4 of 1 tablet per ... day with my Synthroid . Some people like me I guess don't synthesize (sp...

  70. Heat Intollerance
    ... handle the body stress of heat and they raised her synthroid for her being cold all the time.......

  71. Follicular carcinoma
    ... how I felt this afternoon after just two doses of Synthroid . Not that I am ready to go out and run any races:...
    ... in your system. Some pp. feel good right away with synthroid . Regarding the tongue, I hate to say that it might...

  72. What options do I have?? Crawl in a hole?
    ... me back again. They are giving me 90 days FREE of Synthroid 75 mcg. I'm on 75 mcg Levothyroxine right now. She ... won't use generics. Thinks I'll do better on Synthroid same strength. She is my pcp. Don't have any other...
    ... wonder you don't feel well, I have to say 75mcgs of synthroid or whatever brand is an awful low dose for having...
    ... 1/2 weeks of the trip. When I get back start the Synthroid - I'll have 90 of those. I know this could be "dangerous...
    ... my endo told me that you cannot hurt yourself with synthroid going up .25 or even .50 when you have no thyroid...
    ... 2 weeks-T4 still in me for 1 week) and then go to Synthroid dose unless I can get an appt with an Endo sooner...

  73. curious
    ... I was just reading last night about hair loss w/ synthroid . what i understand, in my fog if you will..lol, Is...

  74. I feel like I am spinning out of control
    ... diagnosed, my doctor immediately gave me 75 mcg of Synthroid . It was too much to begin with, and I started having...

  75. How Long Did The Meds Take To Help You ?
    ... HELLO !! I just started my synthroid today !! big big step for me as I hate with a passion...
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