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  1. Midwest, what do you think?
    ... from the pharmacy with a doctor's script, no ... like synthroid , cytomel, altho' you can get those two via the internet...

  2. Sleeping is a nightmare!
    ... dreams and waking up with a sweat until I began taking synthroid 25 mcg. I took a couple weeks for that to go away...

  3. just want to know
    ... was anit-thyroid meds along with carefully monitored synthroid ....basically treat both symptoms of hyper and hypo...

  4. Could l of turned hypo this quick????
    ... know about your dosage schedule b/c i'm hypO and take synthroid -- you might want to post a seperate thread about...

  5. upper arm/thigh weakness
    ... for me was a reaction from the dyes and fillers in Synthroid . Once I was changed over to Armour all of that went...

  6. Question on lab work
    ... trouble with it. For myself, I started on .075 mg Synthroid , and it hit me like a ton of bricks; but then, I am...

  7. any hypos experience hyper before a crash?
    ... was anit-thyroid meds along with carefully monitored synthroid ....basically treat both symptoms of hyper and hypo...

  8. Is this part of being Hypo
    ... up at 40. I'm all messed up. I'm taking .75mcg of Synthroid and I need to slowly get myself back to 100mcg. I...
    ... can't remember if you ever tried anything other than synthroid . Seems like a small dose for someone with hypo. ...
    ... respond better. So I have tried them all now and back to Synthroid . It seems to be the only one I can sort of tolerate...

  9. Frustrated
    ... and still have symptoms. I recently switched from Synthroid to Armour. I wanted to see if Armour would work better ... hair has started shedding again. This had stopped on Synthroid . I'm wondering if this is all a dosage problem?? ... 35) Endo did not do Free T3 Test 2/18/04 (on Synthroid 75 mg and Cytomel 10 mg) TSH 1.350 (Range .400 ...
    ... dosage. Your FTs weren't really high enough on the Synthroid and Cytomel, either, indicating a dose increase would...

  10. New Here.. Blood results Please help!!
    ... can someone please tell me what to do?!!?Dr gave me Synthroid .50mcg. ...
    ... interest in hypoT. The one I saw only prescribed Synthroid , which I couldn't take; therefore she had little else...
    ... interest in hypoT. The one I saw only prescribed Synthroid , which I couldn't take; therefore she had little else...

  11. seen the endo
    ... finally got in to see my endo...he put me up to 150mg synthroid ...and feels he will have to increase it again at a...
    ... still feel it getting alittle low...I am on 150mg of Synthroid ...and it is helping alot....I went 2 months without...

  12. Tired after starting synthroid
    ... start feeling better. It takes generally 4-6 weeks for synthroid to get fully into your system so just try to relax...
    ... know it's frustrating.. but I was also on .50mg of synthroid and I didn't notice ANY improvement at all... Give...

  13. Is this number possible?
    ... as well. Right now he is keeping me on 200mcg of Synthroid . I also notice a "pressure" in my throat. He said...

  14. Bubblebug
    ... I sure hope you can get to feeling better. Maybe synthroid isn't right for you. Maybe you need to try some T3 ... . I take Cytomel and synthroid . Keep us posted. :)...
    ... a referral to an endo. I don't really know if the Synthroid is doing what it is supposed to to my numbers, but...

  15. Headache & Nausea from Armour Thyroid
    ... overstimulation. My doctor started me on 0.025 of Synthroid last month and I had the same reaction so I stopped ... We thought it might be allergic reaction to the Synthroid so she started me on the Armour today. I will call...
    ... to try Armour, afraid I'd be allergic. I think the Synthroid has some fillers that might not agree with you. I...

  16. Synthroid dosage - osteoporosis?
    ... search on the net with the words osteoporosis and synthroid and came up with a site that spoke 63 studies done...
    ... that, isn't it better for me to have a higher dose of synthroid to get my Free T4 at a proper level even though my...

  17. New Results-need help figuring out....
    ... said were high? i'm confused. dr rx'd 25mcg? of synthroid . is that gonna work? help!!! i go back in a month...
    ... said were high? i'm confused. dr rx'd 25mcg? of synthroid . is that gonna work? help!!! i go back in a month ... is that your TSH is too high. Also, the 25 mcgs of Synthroid will likely make you feel worse unless the dose is...
    ... normal FT4. Is that when you started on the 25 mcgs Synthroid , or was it after the last round of tests on 8/9? ...
    ... midwest. It's truly appreciated. I just started the Synthroid today. Actually it is generic synthroid. I hope...

  18. Weight Gain Hell
    ... thin. Can't seem to lose weight. I just started on synthroid this week...I'm hoping I can lose some of this weight...

  19. Please help if you can
    ... I have hypothyroid, and am on synthroid for it, the thing is I have been getting a feeling...

  20. Can a nodule cause Hashi-like symptoms?
    ... the last 6 years (only the last year treated with synthroid ). In the last two-three years I started having severe...
    ... if it's hot or cold? It doesn't sound as if your Synthroid dosage may be optimized yet. But if the nodule is...

  21. T4 Conversion Into T3
    ... to just test TSH and if it's above 5 give 'em a Synthroid , but there's five (5) hormones our glands are...
    ... to just test TSH and if it's above 5 give 'em a Synthroid , but there's five (5) hormones our glands are...
    ... thyroid, to just test TSH and if it's above 5 give 'em a Synthroid , but there's five (5) hormones our glands are supposed...
    ... and it's probably the same in both countries ... synthroid is still the gold standard (:) ) for most doctors ... it may not be for me, but i think i've given this synthroid a good enough try now ... altho' i'm not sure -- the...

  22. Oh my my my
    ... anyway, now I'm off Armour 45 mgs and back on Synthroid .088 mg ( my Free T4 went up to 16 (9 to 23) on that...
    ... we all thought it might be better to go back to the Synthroid as I felt better on the synthroid than I do on the...
    ... we all thought it might be better to go back to the Synthroid as I felt better on the synthroid than I do on the...
    ... figures that I stop the Armour 45 mgs and go back to synthroid .088 mgs. In the meantime I have made an appointment...

  23. Can low thyroid levels cause infertility?
    ... 31 and I had no noticable symptoms). I started on synthroid and a few months later, after a dosage increase, my...

  24. Blood pressure
    ... hypertension - look to the thyroid." My treatment with synthroid did bring it down from 150s/110s to normal, but recently ... thyroid too....It's kind of confusing because too much synthroid could cause HBP too I think (is that right veterans...

  25. New Hypo & have a question
    ... this really high? My doc has prescribed me 50 mg of synthroid and will test in 4 weeks. My question is: I have ... read about SOO many people gaining weight on Synthroid -has anyone here that is hypo? I'm really scared of ... confused-I've seen people say they are hyper and on Synthroid -how can it be a medicine for both hyper and hypo?...
    ... range you will still feel poorly. Weight gain on synthroid does happen to some, I have a friend that had to switch...
    ... The people who say they're hyper and on Synthroid either have had medical treatment for their hyper ... which has left them hypo, or their dose of Synthroid is too high, which causes them to be temporarily hyper ... until their dose is adjusted. Synthroid is never prescribed for primary hyperT....

  26. Different brand T4
    ... pharmacist gave me .1 Eltroxin instead of my usual synthroid . Whould this have anything to do with my fluid retention...
    ... symptoms you are having though. Did you feel fine on the synthroid ? Did the symptoms start shortly after the change or...
    ... I haven't had the bloating though since starting synthroid in Sept. but now its back and I can't help but wonder...
    ... 25 50 and 100 mg stuff, the name on the bottle read synthroid . I mentioned it to the doctor, and the pharmacist ... the prescription from Wal Mart and that will be the ' synthroid ' name. I just am reading my old receipt and it ... Levothyroixine Sodium 0.075mg then in brackets it says Synthroid Tabs. I really found no diff but then I am older...

  27. Insanity or just Hypo?
    ... down and lowers my Thyroid and they keep giving me Synthroid to further incrrease my already high T3 scores. I ... that one of these docs are gonna kill me with this Synthroid crap and I want on my stone "Here Lies Hypodude.....

  28. New and need help
    ... Have had a partial *******ectomy and have been taking Synthroid for the past 4 years. My dosage has been upped and...
    ... Most doctors believe Synthroid is the be-all and end-all of thyroid meds, but it ... but many people do better with one of them than with Synthroid . The majority of people feel better taking natural...
    ... Maybe your on too much synthroid . I had a TT and had been fine for years until an ... unable to sleep & depressed - nice, huh! I researched synthroid overdose & had more than half of the symptoms. I ... lowering the dosage. But, it could also be that the synthroid isn't for you. Keep reading - you'll get alot of...

  29. Thyroid + Leg Aches
    ... I usualy alternate my Synthroid dosage between 75 and 88mcg. Lately I have been taking...
    ... I experience leg pain but not from synthroid , I don't take it. But....I believe the aches come...
    ... that leg pain is one of the symptoms. I alternate my Synthroid dosage between 75 and 88mcg. From previous experience...

  30. pills losing potency/storage of pills
    ... down hyper to hypo like that during my 10+ years on Synthroid or Levoxyl! It varies, yes, but not THAT drastically...
    ... give me more information on the lawsuit. I know that synthroid had a lawsuit that paid out, but I didn't know levoxyl...

  31. question about cheapest t4 therapy
    ... prescription for t4. The doctor mentioned something about synthroid . Can anyone tell me which one is the cheapest? Soon...
    ... synthetics aren't particularly expensive, either. Synthroid will be the most expensive of the bunch. You should...
    ... As mentioned, Synthroid is the most expensive, and is no different in effectiveness ... Unithroid is another, I'm sure less expensive than Synthroid , but not sure if cheaper than levoxyl. Generics...
    ... Synthroid 's generic form, Levothroid, may be cheaper. I ... a lot of complaints in these forums about Synthroid causing a moon face and the like, and maybe ...
    ... energy I would not last 30 minutes. I use to take synthroid when I was hypo. Then for some ungodly reason I got...

  32. there ARE advantages of being hypO!
    ... Hello Betty I live in Ontario Canada. And take synthroid 75Mg. it seems to be fine with me. I was on a lower...
    ... if you can't get armour, would you take synthroid ? jb If they won't let me have the armour,but ... a good excuse not to let me have it. I use to take synthroid for years when I was hypo before I got graves. I did...

  33. Roseanne Rosannadanna is right...LOL
    ... on this, b/c he's always ranting about how too much synthroid causes osteoP (it doesn't), but my point (and i do...

  34. Question for Ladies on Armour
    ... In May my doctor put me on 25 mg. of Synthroid . I was having extremely heavy and long periods at...
    ... only excuse they could come up with) went hyper on Synthroid and Cytomel last year and didn't have a period for...

  35. Help .......I can't Sleep
    ... often and I hope everyone is doing well. I started synthroid in Sept/03. I am now up to .1 and I feel great except...
    ... was given an increase in Eltroxin, and now called synthroid as 'eltroxin name doesnt appear on the 75mg size)...
    ... used to sleep too much! It is terrrible, but the synthroid actually seems to have helped it some (but I also...

  36. From hypo to hyper without feeling good
    ... Hi, I have been taking synthroid for about 3 months. First 25 mcg for 4 weeks then ... able to drive to it. After 4 weeks of 25 mcg of synthroid : FT3 3.3 (2.3-4.2) FT4 1.04 (.71-1.85) TSH ... 3.490 (.320-5.00) After 7 weeks of 50 mcg of synthroid : FT4 2.17H (.71-1.85) FT3 4.8 H (2.3-4.2) TSH ... tend to have high estrogen levels. I also took the synthroid before the test. I have hashis and wonder if I had...
    ... asking. You have had much the same experience with Synthroid that I did. Even the smallest dose (50 mcgs... 25 ... problems at all making the switch. The T4 from the Synthroid stays in your system for about 2 weeks. You should...
    ... days because I was still feeling terrible from the synthroid . The hyper symptoms are gone now. I think I will try ... the 1/8 starting dose until I get the rest of the synthroid out of my system because I am afraid of going hyper ... glad that I am not alone with not being able to take synthroid ....

  37. muscle twitches and muscle cramps
    ... twitches in my eye and lip. That went away after taking Synthroid for about 2 months....

  38. Some hope to share and a question about bodies getting used to meds and needing more
    ... fortunate. Things are not all rosy, but my endo put me on synthroid right away and cytomel (T3) a month later. I had ... a terrible time tolerating the synthroid for about two months, but no problem now. I've lost ... have started dropping off despite no changes in my synthroid or cytomel dosages. Also it seems the nodule has...

  39. how do you survive the depression while waiting for thyroid meds to work?
    ... i've been taking synthroid for two weeks now, but i am still so depressed i don...
    ... i've been taking synthroid for two weeks now, but i am still so depressed i don...
    ... i've been taking synthroid for two weeks now, but i am still so depressed i don...
    ... and it's taken awhile to get optimized. I started on Synthroid but after an increased dose, I went hyper at 112....
    ... which ones also have T3, but I read somewhere that Synthroid has different "fillers", like powdered sugar, of all...

  40. Finally have a referral to an endo but...
    ... around ".5 - 1"). I sleep at night because I take my Synthroid at bedtime (that's the time your body would naturally...

  41. Over suppression?
    ... 68 in June and doctor has kept him on same dose of synthroid . He never tests the Free T's. Also my son started ... on the generic synthroid a few weeks ago. He has been complaining of being...
    ... you brought this subject up. I had been on 50 mcg of synthroid for about 71/2 weeks. I was feeling very tired and ... was hypo(tested). Quiet frankly I never felt good on synthroid and can't figure out how I became hyper when I still ... that gave me Armour and want to make sure that the synthroid is gone so I am waiting a week to try it. I don't ... work I don't know what I will do, but 3 months on synthroid with very little improvement is enough....

  42. did anyone become hypo after birth of child????
    ... s a variety of ways to take Armour thyroid and/or Synthroid . I take my Synthroid before bed to help me sleep...

  43. got labs back. cant wait to see the doc
    ... dropped from 6.98 to .02 within the first 6 weeks on Synthroid . It isn't rare for it to drop so dramatically. It ... turned out I was hypersensitive to Synthroid and had to quit it....

  44. selenium ?
    ... I'm taking synthroid .125 for thyroid replacement. I get sleepy mid afternoon...

  45. Okay...help please
    ... you. :) So he went ahead...I was on 50 mcg of synthroid . Which had my TSH levels at like 4. He put me on...
    ... I can tell you that I went from 88mcg of Synthroid to 120 mg Armour when my TSH was at around 3.5. I ... range 22-35). As of yesterday, I’ve added 50 mcg of Synthroid to the 90 mg Armour. I’ve tried splitting the dose...
    ... mg Armour is equivalent to approximately 100 mcgs Synthroid . So in effect, you have been given a dose increase...
    ... So he upped my dose? I've never been on that much synthroid ....I wonder if it was an accident? Do you think that ... 's okay? 80 mcg of synthroid dropped my TSH to around .1 . Hmmm....I'm not feeling...
    ... According to Armours site it's about 150 mcg of synthroid ...they could be wrong...what if it's too much? Egad...
    ... When I went from 88 mcg of Synthroid to 120 mg of Armour in May of last year, I just made...
    ... approximate equivalent of 90 mg of Armour to be 150 Synthroid . But it really isn't as cut and dried as that sounds ... there are so many variables involved in switching from Synthroid (T4) to Armour Thyroid (T4 and T3). In reality, we ... half later in the day. Thus, when switching from Synthroid to Armour, doctors will generally start you out at ... of 90 mgs Armour to be more in the range of 111-150 Synthroid . But for most people, the equivalent will be more ... told, you were very probably undertreated with the Synthroid anyway, and needed a boost in dose a long time ago...
    ... SIZE=2]Midwest1[/SIZE] I still have alot of the synthroid . I am thinking of getting a second opinion...[sic ... t I have the gift of spelling?) I may just take a synthroid and call someone else. I found a doctor about 1 1...

  46. Thyroid issues
    ... that my thyroid had quit working correctly. I went on Synthroid ...evil little pill that it is. My weight had shot...
    ... that because Armour is absorbed so much quicker than synthroid (which is a slow builder), the heart rate increases...
    ... two weeks. If your doc is determined to keep you on Synthroid , get him to do at least a FT4....the TSH is of no...

  47. Does this DR sound like a nut?
    ... symptoms would resolve after I found the right dose of Synthroid . When they didn't, she told me they weren't caused ... anyway". Huh??? And then.... She only prescribed Synthroid . She Rx's no other brands or types of med for hypoT...
    ... GP is, who prescribes all my meds for me, including synthroid and cytomel, but i am going to see a naturopath on...

  48. Needing a cork on Armour
    ... a.m. Armour 45 mg. 3 p.m. Armour 60 mg. 11 p.m. Synthroid .025 mg. The reason? The T3 is pretty powerful stuff ... there's no lag time until 11 p.m. Then I take the Synthroid because your body naturally produces T4 at that time...
    ... Synthroid at night...a year ago, when I was diagnosed with HypoT ... , I took my Synthroid in the morning. I felt dreadful for months. Then, ... half way through the night and I started taking my Synthroid then. Surprisingly, I felt so much better. So, now...
    ... beginning. I take 60 mg at 9 a.m., 60 mg at 3 p.m. and Synthroid .025mg at 11 p.m. I sleep like a rock (not from heavy...
    ... Synthroid at night...a year ago, when I was diagnosed with HypoT ... , I took my Synthroid in the morning. I felt dreadful for months. Then, ... half way through the night and I started taking my Synthroid then. Surprisingly, I felt so much better. So, now...

  49. K9mom am worried and have a question for you
    ... guess you could say I am tapering it off. I asked for synthroid but would not give me any. He said that by reducing ... should not be on the PTU at all. I should be taking synthroid or something. I was just wondering if you could...

  50. confused about hyper
    ... to 5.7) ... i took his advice once and reduced my synthroid , and ended up feeling just awful again, but my GP ... fully backs me up on my treatment, so now i get my synthroid /cytomel from him, instead of my endo ... my point...
    ... about four days previous, i'd increased my dose of synthroid to cope with this vacation, and still the dose i was...

  51. I took my very first synthroid today
    ... suppose to taper it off. He hasn't let me take any synthroid like I want to. Did you have to taper it off too...

  52. Help with test results....
    ... at some point it stopped working." She put me on Synthroid 100 mcg per day for 8 weeks until I go back in for ... I'm wondering about other peoples experience with Synthroid . Thank ou for listening and letting me ramble...
    ... natural like Armour, which has T3 and T4, as opposed to Synthroid , which only has T4. Some doctors are adamant about ... using only Synthroid and dosing by TSH only. My doctor, OTOH, prefers Armour...

  53. My Free T numbers are in
    ... over a week ago when they reduced me from .112mcg Of Synthroid to 50mcg because I felt hyper. The drew blood one ... weeks. Remember 2 weeks ago I was taking .112mcg of Synthroid and felt hyper. TSH 40.14 Range .34-5.60 FT4 ... low?? they would like me to increase to 75mcg of Synthroid . I'm still so confused by the numbers. Could I have...
    ... something in them did not agree with me. So back to Synthroid for now. I have also had my B-12 tested and it was...

  54. The Armour difference -- Wow!
    ... a gut with the exercise to do daily. I've been on synthroid since I was 20 and now at 35 I finally feel like this...
    ... I'm happy for you, Michele! Synthroid does cause hair loss in some people... They don't...
    ... Hello ! :) I have been on Synthroid since Jan. 2004 when I had my ********ctomy . I am ... unconcerned endo. docs !! If they put me on 88mcg of synthroid I am on the more hyper side if they cut it down to ... good he almost fell out of his chair ! and upped my synthroid to 88mcg !!!!!!!!!!!!! He did do a free T3 the result ... t3 ( cytomel ) to go along with my dose of 50mcg of synthroid I probably would be feeling AWESOME instead I feel ... . Do you all think I would be better on armour vs synthroid with no t3 ??? Thanks a bunch ! ;) Kristi...
    ... having that much troubel getting regulated on the Synthroid , I would absolutely try a new doc. I was in a similar...

  55. Reverse T3
    ... okay or not. When my doc switched me from .088 synthroid to 3/4 grain armour in June I had asked him for a...
    ... that a full grain would have been closer to your .088 Synthroid . But try not to think too badly of him. It takes...

  56. Issues with proper Dosage!
    ... I don't think you ever said what brand you're on, Synthroid ? I think I've seen you at other forums, Stacey...
    ... Yes I am on Synthroid My next question is, is there any specific range...
    ... just read about the four brands of T4's, that Synthroid from Abbot (only company that makes them?) contains...

  57. I have a question??
    ... the dose, and for that amount? When I went hyper on Synthroid , I had frequent BMs - up to 8 a day - but not loose ... ones. I don't think it's a matter of Armour vs. Synthroid , though. It just may be too much for you. You...

  58. should I follow my doctor's advice?
    ... ... but i'm thinking that if she won't leave your synthroid as it is (112 mcg?), you could suggest to your doctor ... . you see, some doctors only prescribe levoxyl/ synthroid /whatever (T4), going on the theory that T4 drags up ... endo, the endo said i should cut back on my use of synthroid , i did that and felt absolutely awful -- i told my...

  59. First Antibodies Test and New Labs - Hashis?
    ... are. I have had trouble tolerating the meds. I take Synthroid . Been Hashi Hypo for 14 years. Been on meds all this...
    ... felt like i was having a heart attach. I think the synthroid jacked my already high T3 into heart attack mode....
    ... I'm in that mode right now and I'm taking 50mcg of Synthroid . It feels like someone beat me up. My legs get so...

  60. Question - TSH Down to 1.53
    ... After 6 weeks on 75 mcg Synthroid , my TSH has dropped down to 1.53. My doctor and I...

  61. normal free T4/low free T3
    ... results my (new) doctor changed my meds from 50 mcg Synthroid & 5 mcg Cytomel to only 112 mcg Synthroid. I felt ... looks good and just to stay on the current dose of Synthroid ...But doesn't the low T3 mean anything?? Isn't that...

  62. When did you notice changes after switching to Armour?
    ... I just switched yesterday from synthroid to armour and I can't wait to feel not tired in the...

  63. Definitely Hypo, doctor won't treat. Help.
    ... on a business trip. I have access to our version of synthroid (eltroxin) and I'm tempted to take the lowest dose...
    ... Take care, Julie P.S. Something else to consider: Synthroid is a serious med and too high of a dose can make your...
    ... incapacitated her when her own stupid MD miscalculated her Synthroid dose. I know all too heartbreakingly well what can...
    ... I would absolutely NOT just start taking Synthroid . Trust me, unless you know what you are doing and...
    ... T3's too high [5.7, the upper limit]!! reduce your synthroid !! too much causes osteoP! reduce, i say reduce your ... d had no heart palps or anxiety, and no, too much synthroid does not cause osteoP -- untreated hypO does tho' ... cytomel (T3) that's better taken in two doses, not synthroid , and ever tried to get a doctor to prescribe it??...

  64. Test results back - Dr thinks I'm normal *sigh*
    ... a business trip. I have access to our version of synthroid (eltroxin) and I'm tempted to take the lowest dose...
    ... but you have to do what you have to do. I was on synthroid for year and this new dr. checked my last lab test ... and said 'well you are on synthroid but you're still hypo (borderline) with 4.7.' Same...
    ... incapacitated her when her own stupid MD miscalculated her Synthroid dose. I know all too heartbreakingly well what can...
    ... but you have to do what you have to do. I was on synthroid for year and this new dr. checked my last lab test ... and said 'well you are on synthroid but you're still hypo (borderline) with 4.7.' Same...

  65. synthroid vs Armour
    ... the human gland would manufacture if it could. Synthroid , Levoxyl, Levothroid, etc... are all lab-manufactured ... the most part, are a biased bunch. They have bought Synthroid 's sales pitch hook, line, and sinker. If they don...

  66. New dr. actually prescribed me Armour!
    ... liked because it contains more than just T4, like synthroid or eltroxin, so many people respond better to it....
    ... gentler on the body. Even the smallest possible dose of Synthroid sent my TSH from 6.98 to .02 (hyper) within 6 weeks...

  67. I feel "detached."
    ... really don't feel much emotion either. I have been on Synthroid with my Endo telling me that my levels are fine for...

  68. I have a question for hypo people
    ... the graves I had. Seems like I could have a little synthroid to go with it. I already asked for that but they wouldn ... 't give it to me yet. I have heard of taking synthroid with the ptu. Oh well life goes on, Thank you...

  69. Please help - I got my thryoid removed 1 year ago, dosage/symptoms
    ... due to a hurthle cell tumor. I finally feel that my synthroid dose has been regulated (T4 - 1.8 and TSH - 0.46) ... . My synthroid dose is 1.12 right now. I am just curious about...

  70. Swollen hands & feet
    ... diagnosed with hypothyroid my TSH was 187! After taking Synthroid for about 8 months, my TSH is down to 1.4 and my ...

  71. Question on Generic
    ... Hello all, I went to go pick up refills of synthroid for my son and the doctor forgot to fill the prescription ... It would be nice though to buy something other than synthroid ! It is a cheaper co-pay too! I have to go in today...
    ... Hello all, I went to go pick up refills of synthroid for my son and the doctor forgot to fill the prescription ... It would be nice though to buy something other than synthroid ! It is a cheaper co-pay too! I have to go in today ... months now and have found it to be better for me than synthroid . I think my body just absorbs it it much better than ... synthroid . I think there are many manufacturers of the generic...
    ... you are taking. He said that it does the same as synthroid . When I refill my synthroid, I will get the generic ... Cytomel. I am glad that there is something other than synthroid and that drug company won't be making all the money...
    ... notice from my insurance company today stating that Synthroid is no longer a covered drug, since there is a generic ... thyroid medicine industry. What if I HAVE to have Synthroid ? Oh well, here's hoping the generic will work ... means a difference of paying out of pocket for the Synthroid (About $60 a month) and paying the co-pay of $5 a ... increase (from .150 to .175 about a month ago) in Synthroid did work. I've been feeling so much better these...

  72. Correct dosage?? grrr.. how long does it take?
    ... some! I asked my doc if he would put me on some synthroid . He wants me to just take 2 ptu a day instead of 3...
    ... When I was first diagnosed my doc put me on .088 synthroid because my TSH was so high. But that dosage freaked...

  73. Weight loss on Synthroid?
    ... Absolutely it could be the thyroid meds. I recently had a synthroid increase and lost 8 lbs in 3 months without dieting...
    ... Absolutely it could be the thyroid meds. I recently had a synthroid increase and lost 8 lbs in 3 months without dieting...
    ... i was of course gaining weight. When I started the synthroid I lost 45lbs. in one month and that is no lie...I...

  74. sick of feeling sick - please help!
    ... from a "transient thyroiditis" and didn't need the Synthroid . I have continued to feel this crappy since that ... The weird thing is that when I have tried taking the synthroid (the doc finally let me try in case it could make...
    ... be. Anywhere from one to four hours after taking synthroid , I would be dizzy, break out in a sweat, and have...
    ... apparently do not! It's typical when starting Synthroid to have a reaction such as you experienced. Your...

  75. Trouble sleeping
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