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  1. I am SO excited!!! :)
    ... hypothyroid with hashitomotos and Im taking 88 mcg of synthroid . I am still in the long process of getting more tests...

  2. could be several causes? HELP
    ... s hypothyroid--since early 1990s. I've been taking synthroid regularly and generally have TSH around 1.8-1.9. I...

  3. Is shortness of breath from being hypo?
    ... for about four years after RI treatment. Been on Synthroid since then with really no problems. About two ... he said I am definitely hypo and is increasing my Synthroid . When I asked him about the shortness of breath, ... there's not much I can do except take the increased Synthroid and hope that when it kicks in the shortness of breath...

  4. Dose Poll
    ... Armour. I am currently taking 60 mg Armour and 50 mcg Synthroid in the morning (I guess overall the equivalent of...
    ... Currently on 1 and 1/2 grains Armour + 50 mcg Synthroid . So far so good.:)...

  5. Adrenal glands
    ... still not feeling back to my old self after being on synthroid since April 2002. Energy is poor, muscle fatigue...

  6. dose increase
    ... rapid heart rate and fast pulse on only 25 mcgs of synthroid . (taking for nodules and goiter) Dr agreed to lower ... t want to see me for 3 months and doesn't believe synthroid was causing the problems because I wasn't on a "high ... relative, but I've also lost 12 pounds since I went on synthroid 3 months ago. Thanks for any advice Lynn in Pa...
    ... I had a extraordinarily sensitive reaction to Synthroid and ended up having to quit using it. The smallest ... assume your doctor is correct that it can't be the Synthroid . He should be using the free hormone levels - FT4 ... cautiously with a tiny dose - because of my reaction to Synthroid - but I had no problem at all with it ... gradually ... head again. If you still want to stick with the Synthroid , I would say keep taking 25 mcg for another week; ... that doctor and be firm in saying you don't think the Synthroid is the drug for you. It CAN happen!...
    ... rapid heart rate and fast pulse on only 25 mcgs of synthroid . (taking for nodules and goiter) Dr agreed to lower ... t want to see me for 3 months and doesn't believe synthroid was causing the problems because I wasn't on a "high ... relative, but I've also lost 12 pounds since I went on synthroid 3 months ago. Thanks for any advice Lynn in Pa ... Yes oh Yes synthroid can make the heart pound like crazy thats one of the...
    ... good. One can get a palpy heart with big jumps of Synthroid . I did. Its best to do small increases...and be...
    ... Hi again everyone- Yes, the synthroid was prescribed to hopefully shrink my goiter. I only ... ENT he referred me to is the one who prescribed the synthroid once the ultasound came back showing goiter and nodules ... . The ENT is insisting I need to take the synthroid even if my levels "were" in the normal range. He made ... these years.(I'm 40 now) So I'm assuming he wants the synthroid to hopefully shrink it. My problem seems to be the...

  7. Hashimoto's Encephalopathy
    ... things going. I was thinking that it was reactions to synthroid , so my doc switched my to Levoxyl. I am still have...

  8. Blood tests...
    ... know I was supposed to do that. Does that apply to synthroid as well as armour. I am on synthroid....
    ... know I was supposed to do that. Does that apply to synthroid as well as armour. I am on synthroid. It applies ... blood is drawn to take anything with T4 in it such as Synthroid , Unithroid, Levoxyl, levothyroxine, Eltroxin, Thyrolar...
    ... ourselves. Within two hours of taking thyroxine (T4, Synthroid , Levothyroxine, Levoxyl. Unithroid, Eltroxin...etc...

  9. Still I feel like crap...
    ... any better? I feel like crap...I am up to 175mcg of synthroid ..I take calcitirol..and oscal..and nexium...I still...
    ... see if the doc will let you use Armour instead of Synthroid . It will probably make a big difference in how you ... swears that she has not one patient who does better on Synthroid . In my case, she humored me by letting me try adding ... a small amount of Synthroid to my Armour, and she was right. I was much better...

  10. My story
    ... TSH 182.975 range 0.34-5.60) and they started me on synthroid 200 mcg. Then 6 months later I was down to (TSH 1...

  11. Does anyone here split a 5mcg dose of Cytomel?
    ... I'm doing really well, for the most part, with my Synthroid /Cytomel combination. My brain fog and severe fatigue ... since I began taking the Cytomel in addition to my Synthroid . However, I'm experiencing some side effects typical...
    ... problems with straight T4 -- but I was a mess on straight Synthroid for the past year or so). The Cytomel makes me think...
    ... 5mcg cytomel for about 3 years now..I take 88mcg's synthroid at 6am, wait 2 hours and then take half my cytomel...

  12. Hyper with Hypo Symptoms!
    ... m hypo, have underactive thyroid and I've been on Synthroid . One of the symptoms of hypo is constipation. And ... feel that something is wrong, I'm not satisfied with Synthroid . I don't have other infertility issues. Symptoms...

  13. high tsh levels 4 years after thyroidectomy
    ... elevating, in the 14 range. My doctor upped my dose of synthroid from 150 to 175, and my tsh test test a month later...

  14. Hypo/Hashi's & not taking meds
    ... one thing here....I originally started out taking synthroid , but it made me feel so terrible that I had my endo...
    ... I had a dose increase up to 2 grains. I also tried Synthroid and didn't like it very much, but now am on 2 grains ... Armour and 25 mcg Synthroid to make up the T4....
    ... Miper, I was on Synthroid for 1 year, and Armour for maybe 2 years. And when...
    ... and supposed to discuss with my dr about starting synthroid as a preventative method. She is willing to treat ... Can you tell me a little about your experience with synthroid . Did you have hair loss with it? What about weight...
    ... blood test that they found the Hashi's. After taking synthroid , I started losing hair, it became brittle, my face ... really dry. When I switched to Armour some of the synthroid symptoms went away. I still have problems with my...

  15. Renee and Pushka...I went to the seminar on BHRT! VERY HELPFUL!
    ... dunno. I get tempted to either get off of it or try Synthroid again. Right about the time that my thyroid went...

  16. Test Results - What is Normal???
    ... more and not sure if it has something to do with the Synthroid or something else. I would ask the doctor but the ... my latest test results from 12/31/04. I've been on Synthroid 0.075MG since August. They tell me the results are ... dermatologist told me my TSH was low, at this time I was on Synthroid 0.1MG. The results: T4,Free 1.24 (0.58-1.64) NG/DL ... Levoxyl 0.1MG for about a year. I was switched to Synthroid 0.1MG, before taking a test to check levels. I noticed...
    ... my latest test results from 12/31/04. I've been on Synthroid 0.075MG since August. They tell me the results are ... range... in the upper 1/3... I might suspect it's the Synthroid itself. It has been known to cause hair loss even ... dermatologist told me my TSH was low, at this time I was on Synthroid 0.1MG. The results: T4,Free 1.24 (0.58-1.64) NG/DL...

  17. synthroid vs Armour and Canadian supply
    ... controlled.This is a hackneyed old myth that was born when Synthroid was introduced in the 1940's. It is false propaganda ... corner the market in thyroid medicine. The truth is, Synthroid has been recalled umpteen times - and very recently ... know what is available to me as an alternative to synthroid .It appears that natural dessicated thyroid is hardly...

  18. synthroid and tia?
    ... Has a doctor told you the TIA was from Synthroid , or are you trying to find out whether it could be...
    ... doctor doesn't think there is a connection, but since synthroid has warnings for heart patients, I wonder. Any ideas...
    ... suffered a massive stroke shortly after she began taking Synthroid . The route to possible stroke due to Synthroid (or ... the atrium. She'd had no heart problems before the Synthroid ; therefore, a connection between the events seems...
    ... forever. Did your mother's doctors confirm that the Synthroid had brought on this stroke? There is practically...
    ... tests. Did your mother's doctors confirm that the Synthroid had brought on this stroke? There is practically ... Notice I did not say the stroke was brought on by Synthroid . It was brought on by the misuse of Synthroid in ... arrythmias in the prescribing information for physicians on Synthroid 's website. I assume that the information would be...

  19. Ultrasound Today (whining)
    ... doctors as I need to feel better. By the way, my synthroid has almost doubled and doc is still increasing. This...

  20. Walking Thyroid Experiment
    ... down again-- like the old days when I was on just synthroid with no t3----- I mean breaking down inexplicably ... different about all the medications, armour, cytomel, synthroid , levoxyl, thyroxine, whatever stuff they were putting...
    ... goof-up) of errors, I didn't get on meds until Feb. Synthroid was a NIGHTMARE, but pc-dr I'd known & loved for 4 ... My mood & outlook were AWFUL when I was taking just Synthroid . I also had HUGE difficulties sleeping, unless 2-4...

  21. Free T3 / Free T4 relationship
    ... the Free T3 and Free T4 right? I started low-dose Synthroid treatment at the end of September and had a dose increase ... 1.4). Some symptoms seem to be returning. If the Synthroid is increased to raise the T3, won't the T4 also increase...

  22. Nuclear scan??? Anybody???
    ... had this? Also, I was told I have to go off of my synthroid for three weeks before test... What is going to happen...

  23. Meep or anyone: Quick help needed, please!
    ... Meep or anyone with advice?? I took 25 mcg of Synthroid this morning along with my 30 mg Armour just to see...
    ... I honestly don't think one dose of Synthroid would have made any objective difference in the way...
    ... worse doing that. BTW... where did you get the Synthroid ? If the doctor didn't give it to you, to specifically...
    ... My doctor did prescribe the Synthroid for me and I am knowledgeable about the harmful effects...
    ... are my numbers taking 2 grains of Armour and 25 mcg Synthroid and my Doctor lets me stay here. TSH-0.005 ...
    ... on 1 grain and am now up to 2 grains along with the synthroid . I have been on this same amount since (I think) September ... of 03. Before that, I was taking Synthroid /cytomel and I feel much better now. I'm going to knock...
    ... since the beginning of December. (I had been taking Synthroid with my Tapazole as block-and-replace treatment.) ... ll see. Why do you prefer Unithroid? Did you try Synthroid first? Thanks for the input....
    ... Why do you prefer Unithroid? Did you try Synthroid first? Thanks for the input. I have never tried ... Synthroid and never want to, I have heard and read too much ... said Unithroid she said that was good because with Synthroid you loose more hair. This held very true for a friend ... of mine who took synthroid and gained weight and lost a lot of hair while on...

  24. Need your advice on Meds and Testing (Meep, everyone)
    ... have Hashimoto’s. In Oct. my endo lowered my synthroid from 100 mcg to 88 mcg and added 25 mcg cytomel, since ... Below are my lab results from Oct while on 100 mcg of synthroid for about 3 months (T4 dosing was dropped from 112 ... which is what I think I would need, as 100 mcg of Synthroid , so far, seemed to be about the best dosing that I ... 4.5 mcg T3 37 - 50 mcg and then supplement with synthroid to get the equivalent of 100 mcg? OR is the T3...
    ... might be my "optimal" dose. When I started out on Synthroid , I'd already learned enough here to know that most ... of the members preferred Armour. But I thought, " Synthroid is the most prescribed thyroid drug. Surely, it must ... known about Armour's popularity, so that when the Synthroid didn't work out for me, I knew enough to immediately...

  25. Asthma and Thyroid
    ... 2004. Since getting this removed, I have been taking synthroid daily. I am now noticing that I am having lots...
    ... those ingredients. Really? I have asthma and take Synthroid and Cytomel -- and I never knew this. I guess I should...

  26. Anyone who can help
    ... My synthroid was just increased from 75mcg to 100 mcg and after...

  27. DO are just as quaky as Mds
    ... hind sight he may have had me on a little too much synthroid but when I moved to the east the Drs. I started seeing...

  28. Aunt's levoxyl dosage seems really high-need clarification
    ... ve seen have been like .050mg or like me .088mg of synthroid . I don't even have a thyroid so her dosage seems really...

  29. How do these numbers look to you?
    ... me. I can't explain your rapid weight loss on Synthroid , which I can see that it would trouble an MD if you ... place. But I can tell you that I couldn't tolerate Synthroid in even the smallest dose. Perhaps you can't, either...

  30. To AprilPow
    ... runs out). I'm going to start taking cytomel with my synthroid , maybe by the time my foot heals my mind will be healed...

  31. I stopped my Synthroid because it make me feel worse.
    ... I don't understand something. Synthroid is prescribed for an underactive thyroid, so that ... tired etc. If you were feeling worse sleepy while on Synthroid , I think that would suggest you are not getting enough ... too much! I have hypothyroidism and have been on Synthroid for the last 13 years. There are times when I have...

  32. Getting the proper care and tests
    ... grossly undermedicated and had Hashi’s, upped my Synthroid and ordered more tests 6 weeks later. Then he decided...

  33. Generic Synthroid - not as good?
    ... and I HATE THAT!...within THREE HOURS of taking the synthroid I was improving...however it took awhile before all ... post about this, about generic, for those of us on synthroid (or othes) just to be aware that a difference can...
    ... same problem with generics. However, going back to Synthroid was not an option, as my insurance company will not...
    ... The advantage to having one brand name, such as Synthroid , for each and every refill is that you know what you...
    ... post about this, about generic, for those of us on synthroid (or othes) just to be aware that a difference can ... 20% of the potency on the label. That brand was SYNTHROID ! Over the last few years, the levothyroxine with ... record of recalls due to potenc problems has been Synthroid closely followed by Levoxyl. Unithroid, though not...
    ... thyroidectomy, so I take replacement hormone (.162 synthroid ). When I have had to go hypo ( 2 times) to have a ... on and off the synthetic thyroid hormone (the T4-- synthroid ). I felt so much better on cytomel!!! Cytomel is ... anything about this? Unfortunately, I'm stuck on synthroid , just glad I'm alive, but (sortof) in a fog....
    ... experience. I don't like the generic. But I have been on synthroid for two years now and should never have tried the ... on the generic you should be okay. If you start on synthroid and stay on synthroid you should be okay. But if ... personally, and I feel much better everyday since I got my synthroid back. Nodi...
    ... If your doctor prescribes a name brand...example, Synthroid and indicates "No Substitutions" you should be fine ... doesn't pay nearly as well. The regular price for Synthroid is around $26 at Walgreens and I pay $17 after insurance ... get generic I pay $10 for a 90 day supply, but for Synthroid I pay about $40. I'm OK with it though because I ... do feel much better on the Synthroid . It's what I used to take up until they came out...

  34. Running & Lack of "Oompf!"
    ... snack should include protein) FWIW, i take 50 mcg of synthroid and 25 of cytomel, so i DO have t3. but i suspect...

  35. Thyroid and marital issues
    ... him, lol. I seriously want to try Cytomel with my Synthroid and see how that pans out. I have heard that adding...

  36. Enlarged thyroid, what is it?
    ... biopsy confirmed Hashi's, but I'd been treated with Synthroid for 16 years prior. Hopefully, you won't need to...
    ... diagnosed then they will probably put you on levoxyl or synthroid to slow down the progression of the disease, and to...

  37. dry, itchy eyes- Levothyroxin - too little/ too much?
    ... insufficiency and doctors have indicated I need less Synthroid than I have been taking for years. Recently my eyes...
    ... T4 levels. Because I am also taking (besides the Synthroid ), Prempro, Prednisone, and Florinef, things get more...

  38. A few questions (want to ask here before doc)
    ... want my thyroid tested again" or "I think I need more Synthroid , seems like I'm hypo, here are my symptoms" might ... never know so, I'm 21 (22 in feb) and I've been on synthroid for at least 3 years (might be 4) at 50 mcg. I am...
    ... t know a lot about the interaction between BC and Synthroid (or the other thyroid meds), but what I do know is...

  39. Question on Cytomel dosing
    ... going to be starting cytomel in a week (already on synthroid ). If I understand from previous postings, instead...
    ... realize that cytomel left the body so quickly, does synthroid do the same? Do most people take cytomel twice a ... day? Can cytomel and synthroid be taken together or should there be a wait inbetween...
    ... realize that cytomel left the body so quickly, does synthroid do the same? No. Synthroid's half life is much longer ... in the a.m. and 1/2 in the p.m. Can cytomel and synthroid be taken together or should there be a wait inbetween...

  40. MEEP! New labs! :D
    ... I got off synthroid for 6 weeks to do the scan....I've been back on the ... synthroid for about 4 weeks now...these are the most recent ... level it is..and he is continuing me on 88 mcg of synthroid and I will get my blood tested in 6 weeks (hes ordered...

  41. Hypothyroid or Not?
    ... hair loss etc. I have been on a small amount of Synthroid since June. My tests were almost within the normal ... symptoms and am seeing no benefits from being on the Synthroid . I have about 1/3 the hair that I used to. (My scalp ... confused and frustrated. If I am Hypothyroid wouln't the Synthroid correct these conditions? Wondering what the next...
    ... good indicator of thyroid function when you are on Synthroid . If your doctor won't do the extra testing and...

  42. New results and questions
    ... is ok. I talked him into letting me try 50 mcg of synthroid and dropping the cytomel for now. Hopefully this will...

  43. Looking for support.. feel like dying...
    ... myself? How can I survive this? I have been taking synthroid (low dose) for 2 or 3 weeks now. I have not felt...
    ... just what you are right now, except that I've been on synthroid since March. In some ways I do feel better- 10 pounds...
    ... to find the right combination and dosage. I am on synthroid and cytomel and feel quite a bit better. I have not ... posts, I think you should look into adding T3 to your synthroid . It really made a world of difference for me and...
    ... hands and am going to start Cytomel (already take synthroid ) and them wean myself off the antidepressant. It...
    ... pain meds that are needed.....or they won't give you synthroid for a thyroid problem........but they will give you...
    ... a lot. There's been lots of people who said Synthroid doesn't agree with them. I think I'd call the doctor ... Levothroid, that some doctors think is the same thing as Synthroid , but there's different fillers in them, I've learned...
    ... gone through this, I can too. I don't know, maybe my synthroid is starting to kick in a bit but since posting my...

  44. Crazy4ever -- Question for you
    ... via biopsy, but I've been treated for hypo - with Synthroid - since 1988). I've tried Metformin twice (in both...

  45. Being tested tomorrow - Will taking my thyroid meds affect these (non-thyroid) tests?
    ... also being tested for AM Cortisol. Would taking my Synthroid and Cytomel in the morning affect any of these tests...
    ... colleague of my endo told me it was OK to take my Synthroid the morning of my thyroid tests). Meep set me straight...

  46. Hashi/hypo?
    ... then a month later it was gone.. She's also been on synthroid for at least 10 years (she's off it now I believe...
    ... questions. I'm not sure if my mom is on, or off her synthroid at the moment (stupid health insurance!). But, she...

  47. Ran out of Thyroxin :(
    ... dizziness were taken care of the day I started on Synthroid , wherease other symptoms took longer. The more you...

  48. Treating hypo w CVAD & diabetes?
    ... done that, left with disappointment and a script for synthroid . The quotes you pasted in your answer are very...

  49. New to Thyroid board, can't read everything right now
    ... thing comes into play. I got on some Thyroid med ( Synthroid ) and also off the meds causing the weight gain and...
    ... was Hypothyroid. My psycho Doctor then put me on synthroid , but had me also stay on the antidepressant (4yrs...
    ... happier however at his heaviest. You said you were on synthroid , are you still on it and how often do you get your...
    ... normal range before when another doctor had given me synthroid because they were in the low-normal range and he was...
    ... I am still on Synthroid (50mcg) and I have not gotten my levels tested very...

  50. difference between Unithroid and Synthroid ?
    ... Levothyroxine (as are Levothroid, Levoxine, Levoxyl, Synthroid )....
    ... Unithroid and Synthroid are both brand name levothyroxine meds just like Coca ... been brainwashed by pushy drug reps who insist that Synthroid is the best, when in fact, Synthroid is no better...

  51. Meep/labs back, ?'s for you
    ... a day) for a month I think I need more. I was on synthroid and armour 2, had better ranges but didn't feel very ... I'm where I could be). I just don't want to take synthroid anymore so that was why Dr. said to try Thyrolar....
    ... a day) for a month I think I need more. I was on synthroid and armour 2, had better ranges but didn't feel very ... I'm where I could be). I just don't want to take synthroid anymore so that was why Dr. said to try Thyrolar. ... What is wrong with Synthroid? I prefer the Synthroid /Armour combination over Thyrolar, any day. If you ... have personal problems with Synthroid (I do, but have taken Synthroid without issue) then ... lternatives like Unithroid (my favorite), Levoxyl (I prefer Synthroid over this), and generic Levothyroxine. Personally...
    ... Thank you. Since I was on 2grs. of Armour and 50 mcg synthroid before (and was still a little low) I'm thinkg of...
    ... follow up. I'm now on 2 1/4 grs. Armour and 25 mcgs. synthroid . Would four weeks be too soon to retest if I'm still...

  52. New Blood Work Question
    ... off that one night. I have a friend who takes her synthroid this way and the morning of her test, which was well...

  53. Levoxly vs Synthroid
    ... thought was 'Levoxyl' and found out he switched it to Synthroid (.01MG) had the blood test and the nurse said it was ... actually say "0.01" - meaning that the Levoxyl and the Synthroid dosages are equal? If you were doing well on Levo ... T3 tests to see where your own levels are. Does Synthroid affect the heart in anyway?Only when it's being Rx...
    ... MCG) Then after my yearly check-up, I was put on Synthroid 0.1MG (100 MCG) Then I was switched to Synthroid...

  54. Meep and/or Dea4?
    ... of my mom and that terrible stroke she had from the Synthroid . That'll put the fear of God into a person......
    ... BTW, I didn't know that your mom had a stroke from Synthroid . I'm so sorry to hear that. You're right -- that...
    ... BTW, I didn't know that your mom had a stroke from Synthroid . I'm so sorry to hear that.I should clarify my statement ... so people who take Synthroid won't misunderstand. It wasn't exactly the Synthroid...

  55. aal of my weight is going to my waist with hypo
    ... i have been hypo for the past 4 years. im on synthroid .. i tryed taking cytemal but it made my symptoms...
    ... find out what else is wrong with my body..im taking synthroid rite noe 125mg a day.. i use to be a hyper and noe...
    ... that you still have muscle weakness afte being on Synthroid for the past 4 years. I am wondering if you are taking...
    ... that you still have muscle weakness afte being on Synthroid for the past 4 years. I am wondering if you are taking...

  56. Fibromyalgia & Fatigue Centers - anyone?
    ... energy wired, but exhaustion wired). My doctor added Synthroid to the mix and I immediately made it through the night...
    ... I was dx with hypothyroid many years ago. I took synthroid for many years successfully. I was dx with FMS about ... ago. Personally, I think it is thyroid based. The synthroid manufacturers changed the formulation about the time...
    ... fibromyalgia 15 yrs ago right after a change in the synthroid formulation. Two or three years ago I started...
    ... 37 mcg of synthroid - right? Every other day? Wow, doubt that's doing...

  57. Hey Meep and others I have a question for you please!
    ... post here about how they were feeling great on their synthroid amount for several weeks, and now they feel like crap...

  58. Re Cytomel -- How many hours between the first pill and the second?
    ... afternoon pill. I take the first pill at 6:30 AM with my Synthroid (on work days -- later on weekends and holidays)....

  59. Very dry again. Don't know what to do...
    ... Been on .125 mcg of Synthroid for about 6 weeks now. It was doing fine, and I was...
    ... I agree, sounds like you need more synthroid . :)...
    ... bet the tests in January will show that you need a Synthroid increase (as the other posters have said). Best...

  60. Armour dosing
    ... am definitely doing better on Armour than I was on Synthroid . I wanted to know from any of you that have been...

  61. Any guesses?
    ... ve been undermedicated. I got switched to a generic synthroid a few months back and "suffered" with amoung other ... as I realized and corrected my medication (back on synthroid ) it improved. However, I've started Bioidentical Hormone...
    ... I didn't have this problem with the Armour or the Synthroid before. In fact, at one point when I was on too much...

  62. Meep, if you could.....
    ... being said she told me she could start me on a bit of synthroid to see if it will keep the thyroid from enlarging...
    ... being said she told me she could start me on a bit of synthroid to see if it will keep the thyroid from enlarging ... thyroid hormone for a while. (it doesn't have to be Synthroid , as there are less expensive alternatives like Unithroid ... Levothyroxine which all have the same active ingredient as Synthroid ). Get your TSH down as low as you can without making...
    ... record of all the brand and is less expensive than Synthroid ....

  63. Midwest...........
    ... saw on a post that you said a high enough dose of synthroid might stop enlargement or help shrink the thyroid ... boards #'s :) My pcp is willing to let me try synthroid for this very reason and she has let me have some...
    ... if you don't feel too bad at the moment. Starting Synthroid may possibly cause some symptoms, as you become adjusted ... almost anything to avoid a goiter, so I would give Synthroid a try now. For really scientific evidence, you...

  64. Hypo or hyper?? Need help!
    ... to find that I was hypo!! Have been on 50mcgs of synthroid for 7 months and all of a sudden, I flipped to hyper...

  65. How should I take my synthroid? Are there any interactions?
    ... this but from what I understand it is best to take Synthroid first thing in the morning on an empty stomach. Do...
    ... Hi Julie! Welcome :D Yes, you should take your synthroid in the morning like ticker said on an empty stomach ... that contain aluminum) within 4 hours of taking the synthroid because it will decrease the strength of the synthroid...

  66. you guys know everything!
    ... phrase. It is 5:34 a.m. just finished disolving the synthroid sublingualy (again spelling) love saying that (if...
    ... phrase. It is 5:34 a.m. just finished disolving the synthroid sublingualy (again spelling) love saying that (if...
    ... that to the upped dose and the way I am taking it. Synthroid 75mg (canadian) I am in the middle of battling another...

  67. Enlarged Thyroid
    ... I have been on Synthroid for the last 17 months and now I have recently been...
    ... skin, fatigue, etc....I feel like I'm not even on synthroid anymore but I am....
    ... doc didn't prescribe enough supplemental hormone ( Synthroid ), your gland attempted and failed to make up for the...
    ... After I was on Synthroid for a few months he re-checked me and all my levels...
    ... After I was on Synthroid for a few months he re-checked me and all my levels...

  68. Need help, getting depressed
    ... me every 2 weeks.. 2 weeks later: Switched me to synthroid 125/same t3. Felt better for 3 days. Last week: ... Saw him again. Increased me to synthroid 150mcg/same t3. Felt great for 4 days. He did draw...

  69. I think I'm going to like Cytomel!
    ... Day 2 on Cytomel (5 mcg) in addition to my long-time Synthroid (112 mcg) treatment... I felt awful yesterday ...

  70. I feel like Shirt! Is this normal?
    ... 2. The endo also started me on .15 mg (150 mcg) synthroid on 12/17--after I completed my RAI ablation. The...
    ... the decimal over 3 places. I am taking .075mg of Synthroid , or 75mcgs. Math can be fun when you're just starting...

  71. Just a question..
    ... in your chest? Is it from being still regulated on synthroid ? or the GERD? or am I the only one who feels like...
    ... day has been stressful and hard...i take 150mcg of Synthroid and I am forced to take .50mcg of Calcitriol because...

  72. newbie with questions
    ... trachea and had deviated it. I was placed on 125mcg of synthroid and was doing pretty good. Then several things occurred ... order pharmacy sent me levothyroxine in place of the synthroid that I was on. I slowly began to feel really bad...
    ... the pharmacy changed the script. I would insist on synthroid and see if that didn't make a difference. BTW,...

  73. difference between unithroid & synthroid?
    ... is that we tend to be sensitive to things and while synthroid and unithroid (or eltroxin, or levoxyl) are all the...
    ... differences between the "T4's" such as unithroid and synthroid etc. the combo "T4 & T3's" thyrolar, armour etc. ... june Of the available synthetic T4 thyroid meds ( Synthroid , Unithroid, Levoxyl, Eltroxin, generic levothyroxine ... which are different for different strengths): Synthroid : Acacia, confectioner's sugar (contains cornstarch...

  74. Do Hypos Suffer Extreme Nausea?
    ... was in the lower 1/4 it was so low). I responded to synthroid almost immediately - headaches and nausea were the...
    ... was in the lower 1/4 it was so low). I responded to synthroid almost immediately - headaches and nausea were the...

  75. I am really in need of so information
    ... radiation to my throat. In april 2oo2 i was started on synthroid 0.025 mg due to the radiation effect on my thyroid ... changes were needed. Anyway my GYN said to increase my synthroid to .3 mg. I thought this was high so i went to my...
    ... If I'm reading right, you are taking .025 mg of Synthroid ... right? I can't begin to stress to you how woefully...