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  1. armour, cortef, adrenal fatigue,etc, etc
    ... didn't provide any relief. I then tried to switch to synthroid , which lasted only a week because i felt EVEN worse...

  2. Hypo Symtoms
    ... the stomach. I just still feel really bad. I am on Synthroid 1.50mg. At the beginning, I was so tired that I could...
    ... Dear Miracleblake, It sounds to me like your synthroid dosage may be to low. I have been going through the ... for a higher dosage. I started out with .75 mg of synthroid . It was o.k. for the first 2 days, but my hands were ... cold and numb. The doctor then prescribed .1 mg of synthroid . This made me soooo unbearably tired. The thought ... through this!!!!! Well, I decided to try .125 mg of synthroid and it has worked. I have more energy. My back and...
    ... chest pain are gone now for me. Did you start on synthroid at the end of September? When was the last time...

  3. Anyone had a TSH higher than 143.93?
    ... T4 levels? It took 3-4 weeks after I started the synthroid to see a difference in my symptoms, but for the last ... other symptoms still hanging around. I'm on 75 of synthroid for about 5-6 weeks now. I am due for bloodwork and...

  4. What does it take to get treated??? mad
    ... be a waste of time cant' i just try the hormone ( synthroid or whatever else there is) and if it works, that is...
    ... symptoms were from the start of my treatment with Synthroid ....

  5. Feel like no one cares! Sad and mad! Anyone feel like this ?
    ... write scripts to get kickbacks from the fine folks at Synthroid told me to see a shrink and my symptoms were not necessaril...
    ... feeling emotionally. When I just started taking my meds, Synthroid , made me feel like i had 10 cups of coffee. But he...
    ... feeling emotionally. When I just started taking my meds, Synthroid , made me feel like i had 10 cups of coffee. But he...

  6. New Territory on Armour
    ... certainly new territory for me. I've been taking synthroid or levoxyl for several years straight and always battled...
    ... hindsight, did you wish you just started on Armour over Synthroid as soon as you were diagnosed? I am curious cause ... doc gave me a script for Synthroid (newly diagnosed) but felt like crap with just 1 pill...
    ... hindsight, did you wish you just started on Armour over Synthroid as soon as you were diagnosed? I am curious cause ... doc gave me a script for Synthroid (newly diagnosed) but felt like crap with just 1 pill ... falling out after 6 months of severe hairloss! I was on synthroid for 10 years and was never told anything about Armour...
    ... hindsight, did you wish you just started on Armour over Synthroid as soon as you were diagnosed? I am curious cause ... doc gave me a script for Synthroid (newly diagnosed) but felt like crap with just 1 pill...
    ... was in my head. I told my wife to hell with this Synthroid crap....I'de rather be Hypo on my own then have to...
    ... synthetics have a long half-life. So, if you took Synthroid yesterday and start Armour today, you have both in ... those first few weeks and have a serious drop when the Synthroid is actually out of you system. I think one of the...

  7. Frustrated
    ... the last few days, I know that I need an increase in synthroid . I hope you feel better, please let us know what...

  8. Low Grade Temp
    ... 99.0-99.7 generally. I have Hashimoto's and take Synthroid and Cytomel. My question(s): Could this in anyway...
    ... 99.0-99.7 generally. I have Hashimoto's and take Synthroid and Cytomel. My question(s): Could this in anyway...
    ... 99.0-99.7 generally. I have Hashimoto's and take Synthroid and Cytomel. My question(s): Could this in anyway...

  9. what happens when...
    ... I finally went on cytomel (in February) instead of synthroid , I actually started losing weight and I am not so ... prove I wasn't making ***** up about how I felt on synthroid , so the first time I took it for three months. I went ... doctors agree with me, most do not. They want me back on synthroid . I just can't. I can't do that to myself. I would...
    ... your thyroid removed. When folks here talk about synthroid it confuses me, and seeing you talk of it as well...
    ... time the meds kick in for me. I had a change from synthroid 75mcgs to levothyroxine 100mcgs about a month ago...

  10. Newly Diagnois , Questions??
    ... in the post. My doc gave me a script for .112 mcg Synthroid , given my heavier weight and a TSH of 13.08....
    ... noticed it said on the bottle (at that time I was taking synthroid , now levothyroxine 100mcgs) just like this 0.05mg...

  11. Symptoms changing again-errrrr
    ... Was put on that after my TSH had jumped to 11.372 on synthroid 75mcgs. Was doing much better until the last few days...

  12. Toprol for hyperthyroid
    ... had a very rapid heart rate since I started taking Synthroid . I also have many other hyper symptoms, but my hormone ... symptoms. My GP thinks all of my symptoms are due to synthroid , but my endo won't lower my synthroid dose since my...
    ... had a very rapid heart rate since I started taking Synthroid . I also have many other hyper symptoms, but my hormone ... symptoms. My GP thinks all of my symptoms are due to synthroid , but my endo won't lower my synthroid dose since my...

  13. This is driving me nuts
    ... about 4 weeks. So they said increase it to 112 mcg of Synthroid . Well I was into my 3rd week when Menstral cycle decides...

  14. Synthroid--Who actually follows all prescribed directions?
    ... there is any problem with drinking coffee after taking synthroid . I haven't heard anything regarding this....
    ... once read that it didn't matter if you had food with synthroid , although the doc says otherwise. (it was on some...

  15. symptoms after starting meds
    ... did start treatment. We started slow, with 50 mcg Synthroid . I've been taking the meds now for 7 days. It could ... why did I start having symptoms after starting the Synthroid ? I was expecting to be really hyper instead. Many...
    ... have normal T4 and high TSH of 13.08. I took the Synthroid just once and everyone thinks Im nuts but I woke up ... me being that Im pretty afraid to start popping the Synthroid again. But thats just me and Im half nuts to begin...

  16. question
    ... allieviate all of your symptoms. I was originally on Synthroid and I did not have symptom relief so I asked to be...

  17. Armour vs. Synthroid Side Effects Questions
    ... was more in the middle of the range. When I took synthroid I still had symptoms no weight loss, no muscle gain ... notice that I am not irriated as easily as I was on synthroid . When I went to my GP last week I had a Free T3 done...

  18. Help with Hypo Symptoms Please.....Meep? Anyone?
    ... 13.08 just last month. I got a script for .125 mcg Synthroid from the family doc last month but am waiting for ... good to take Calcium Carbonate (Tums/Antacids) with Synthroid because the Calcium Carbonate makes the T4 not absorb...
    ... 13.08 just last month. I got a script for .125 mcg Synthroid from the family doc last month but am waiting for ... good to take Calcium Carbonate (Tums/Antacids) with Synthroid because the Calcium Carbonate makes the T4 not absorb...
    ... going through. That's why I think you should take the synthroid until you see the endo. At least it will be starting...

  19. new user w/synthroid question
    ... removed 18 years ago due to cancer & have been on synthroid since. No real complaints, never really investigated ... what to do. My dilema is this - I had been on .125 synthroid for most of my post surgery life & during my pregnancy ... anyone else had symptoms of hypo while overmedicated on synthroid ? (My most recent TSH result was .1) The endo said ... it if anyone who has had side effects of too much synthroid would reply. I have been lowered to .150 for now...
    ... trying to find the right med and dosage. I was on synthroid for a while but am now on levothyroxine 100mcgs and...
    ... anyone else had symptoms of hypo while overmedicated on synthroid ? (My most recent TSH result was .1) The endo said ... can be common in both. I've been overmedicated with Synthroid , and I felt pretty awful. IMO, this is a case of...

  20. Armour stopping hairloss!
    ... hair is shedding like a "normal" persons. I was on synthroid and had to beg for the Armour because it was my last...

  21. I am so jealous
    ... not something YOUR doctor won't prescribe? i'm on a synthroid /cytomel combo and feel better than when i was just ... on synthroid alone ... much ;) better, actually ... hmmm ....

  22. new to board new to hypothyroidism, just diagnosed yesterday...
    ... I also am concerned, my doc wrote my script for synthroid , but the bottle from my pharmacist reads "levoxyl...
    ... I also am concerned, my doc wrote my script for synthroid , but the bottle from my pharmacist reads "levoxyl ... ask your doctor about the levoxyl. It's the same as synthroid except the "fillers" are different and people can ... react differently to levoxyl as opposed to synthroid . So if your doctor wants you on synthroid, you should ... be on synthroid . I'm not a doctor's advocate by ANY means. I just...
    ... Dixon! Are we close?! Kell, I also had an RX for synthroid , and my pharmisist gave me Levoxyl. He actually called ... guess its okay. I just assumed it ws the generic for synthroid . I think there is alot of problems with synthroid...

  23. Are night sweats a symptom?
    ... past menopause (happened at 45, now i'm 58), i'm on synthroid 125 and cytomel 100 mcg, began using Sarati natural...

  24. synthroid/new dose
    ... pregant, but is it possible that by taking a new dose of synthroid it could make your cycle late. I was on 112mgs and...

  25. A happy report!
    ... endo sent to him outlining my adverse reaction to Synthroid and decided to be more cautious. (Darn.) He mentioned ... that I likely had the problem with the Synthroid because of conversion issues, but since the Armour...
    ... a conversion problem that caused the problem with Synthroid , and since the Armour seems to be working better,...

  26. Anyone had Radioactive Iodine treatment?
    ... read on this board that some doc. put the patient on synthroid , etc. BEFORE treatment so they do not go through...
    ... After the treatment, because of starting me on synthroid and not doing lab work, I actually went more hyper...

  27. Hypothyroid ?
    ... DX it ... :D jb AND my hair was falling out; synthroid can make your hair fall out also, but it's supposed...

  28. just checking in
    ... ve haven't felt well at all.My endo started me on synthroid 50 mgc 2wks ago and I feel just as bad if not worse...
    ... ve haven't felt well at all.My endo started me on synthroid 50 mgc 2wks ago and I feel just as bad if not worse...

  29. Stomach Aches/nausea
    ... am with horrible nausea subsides after I take my 88 synthroid . Then I get a stomach ache later in the afternoon...

  30. Levothyroxine
    ... have read and heard about thyroid meds. When I was on synthroid , I was very careful to take it on an empty stomach...

  31. Meep question on Free T4 levels
    ... of days and would like to know. I have been on synthroid for 6 weeks. My TSH came down to 1.06, but my FT4...

  32. what to expect...etc?
    ... treat due to enlarged prostate). ive been taking synthroid for several months now (.1mg). i should also mention...

  33. Thyroid Test Results
    ... careful consideration. He likely will start you on Synthroid or another brand of T4. Because you have plans that...

  34. Midwest, Bee, my TSH result is in, let me know what you think
    ... with him he increased my dosage from .125 to .175 ( synthroid ) for supression - I didn't know any better & went...

  35. skin pigmentation
    ... Hi guys, I have been on synthroid for approx. 6 weeks. I noticed a white circle about...
    ... itself, called vitiligo. It shouldn't be caused by Synthroid . Vitiligo is ten to fifteen times more common in...

  36. Hypo then Hyper after surgery
    ... told i have Hashimot. The doctor is giving me less synthroid so maybe it will help. Thanks, Sue...
    ... told i have Hashimot. The doctor is giving me less synthroid so maybe it will help. Thanks, Sue Hi. I have...

  37. Has anyone had bloodwork saying thyroid is normal....
    ... nodule was found my GP gave me a prescription for Synthroid . Prior to my diagnosis My TSH flucuated from 2 ... After a couple of months I noticed the hair loss with synthroid and I wasn't having total symptom relief. I asked...
    ... labs looked very similar to yours after I had been on Synthroid for 3 months. I did have a couple of hyper symptoms ... been hypo-related as well. My endo discontinued the Synthroid altogether because of the hyper labs. (I ran the ... hyper - at least, on paper.) After I was off the Synthroid for a month, I saw another doctor to see if Armour...

  38. FIGHTING FOR ARMOUR!!!!READ THIS!!!!
    ... made app. and wanted to talk about switching from synthroid to Armour for many reasons.She would not discuse anything ... some of the research info I had found on Armour vs Synthroid with highlights about how doctors make patients feel ... should be taking it twice a day?) and I was on .137 synthroid .So I hope she at least gave me the correct dosage ... is a trial and if I start to feel bad then back to synthroid I go but until then I feel very fortunate to be taking...
    ... T4 drug. Don't quote me though. I was on 125mcg of synthroid and I am now on 165mg of Armour. So I'm taking close ... hard on your adrenals if you rush it. The T4 from you Synthroid will be in your system for weeks, so it takes awhile...

  39. how long does it take, and multivitamins...
    ... Two questions : 1. Got my dosage of Synthroid raised from .125 to .15 (due to interaction with Pill ... birth (6/78), due to absence of thyroid gland. On Synthroid since 2 weeks of age. Chronic constipation only real...

  40. Thyroid again or something else???
    ... can interpret the results for you. When I was on Synthroid I did not have total symptom relief so I switched ... options out there besides the #1 subscribed medication Synthroid . Perhaps your bp is unrelated. ---------------...
    ... people and you may be also. Switching meds may help, synthroid doesn't work for everyone, sometimes you have to try...
    ... cleared by your doctor? Talk to your pharmacist about synthroid and the drug and non-drug interactions. Sometimes ... after eating. Foods eaten could be suspect and impede synthroid absorption. Do you take your medication the same ... counter medications, caffiene so-on, can interfere with synthroid s absorption and effectiveness. Certain foods may ... health journal? The Abott Labs cite has informative synthroid information (ie: dosage, absorption, excretion and...

  41. Hypo or CFS? no relief yet...
    ... went to an endo how switched me to a lower dose of synthroid , and Cytomel. I requested the Cytomel because I read...

  42. Stress' affect on thyroid
    ... if it's all the stress or that I was switched from synthroid 75mcgs to levothyroxine 100mcgs a few weeks ago. I...
    ... I went from synthroid 75mcgs to levothyroxine 100mcgs. The doctor switched...
    ... therapy has the generic name levothyroxine sodium. Synthroid and Levoxyl are brand names of levothyroxine sodium...
    ... therapy has the generic name levothyroxine sodium. Synthroid and Levoxyl are brand names of levothyroxine sodium ... at my presc. bottle and at some strengths it says synthroid (my current one, 112) and all the lower strengths ... are labelled eltroxin -- i feel pretty good on the synthroid , so will keep taking it til' my next endo appt. ...

  43. This is unbelievable...I give up!
    ... cancer and feel awful! I really think it's due to the synthroid and no one will try anything else. Any time I am ... taken off synthroid to have a body scan and put on cytomel I am a changed...
    ... cut out the selenium and doc reduced me to 150 mg's Synthroid . I had been taking 150 4 x weekly and 175 e x weekly ... weight and going hyper, (.12) and then I quit taking my Synthroid for 10 days cuz I couldn't stand the paranoia that...

  44. RAI and fertility
    ... but nothing worked until I switched to Armour (from Synthroid ). I hadn't felt well until then either. Then we...

  45. Bosmom Barb, Jinglebts - I have them now need your opinion
    ... people do better with a change in meds. I went from synthroid to levothyroxine because the synthroid just wasn't...
    ... m not tired per se ... after i bagan taking 112mcg synthroid , the sleepiness almost went away ... and i'm no longer...
    ... people do better with a change in meds. I went from synthroid to levothyroxine because the synthroid just wasn't ... vothyroxine but I also had an increase too. i think that synthroid may not be the "drug of choice" for me either ......
    ... posted by jinglebts: <<<<i think that synthroid may not be the "drug of choice" for me either ... ... changed it because even though I had been taking the synthroid 75 for 6 weeks at the time of my last almighty TSH...
    ... I was sleeping less when I was on synthroid 75 than I was with 50. But I wasn't quite as sleep...

  46. how soon to retest TSH?
    ... through is not unusual. When I was first started on Synthroid , I noticed a difference in about 10 days. About a...

  47. Hyper and hypo symptoms at the same time.
    ... having Hypo and Hyper symptoms, too. I've been taking synthroid for over 2 months(had my thyroid removed in july)...
    ... I was losing lots of hair on synthroid also. I switched to Armour and now it is back to...

  48. - - - - -jinglebts- - - - -
    ... Jinglebts. I was curious to know how you were doing on synthroid . I am taking 50mcg right now and I feel good but...
    ... you see your endo ... i'm doing relatively well on synthroid , altho' it's a balancing act -- too much of it (i ... thing tricky ... might try levothyroxine (generic synthroid ) because there's a difference, but that's only a ...

  49. ? for panic attacks..
    ... had a panic attack out of the blue. im on 125 of synthroid with no problems and i have panic disorder...

  50. Hello Everyone
    ... really bad pain. Fortunately, since I was switched from synthroid 75mcgs to levothyroxine 100mcgs, the back pain is ... 5-5.0) to 11.072. And that was with an increase in synthroid from 50mcgs to 75mcgs. Now that I'm on levothyroxine...
    ... worried about your tsh, then see if you can stop the synthroid . You get that in the thyrolar anyway and upping your...

  51. shortness of breath
    ... anyone out there have shortness of breath when staring synthroid ? Ive bee on 50 for about almost 5 weeks now...and ... but no plaps..hmmmmm anyone? Could I be allergic to synthroid ?...
    ... needs to be thoughly checked out. Since you started synthroid 5 weeks ago and this has been happening almost the...

  52. Newbie - More Armour or Switch to Cytomel?
    ... DXed with Graves Disease in 1995, took RAI - Given Synthroid , still didn't feel well - Finally begged to be switched ... down to 3 for TSH. Questions: 1. Do people find a synthroid /cytomel combination better to have more control over...
    ... Armour. I started Armour in July after 3 1/2 years of synthroid not working, being severely hypo. Everyone is different...
    ... they gave me 9.6 mcl of I-131. They started me on synthroid 10 days after the RAI without any blood work and that...
    ... question. Do some folks do better using Cytomel and Synthroid rather than Armour so that the T3 and T4 can be individuall...
    ... question. Do some folks do better using Cytomel and Synthroid rather than Armour so that the T3 and T4 can be individuall ... controlled? Thanks, HypoMom Yes, some do better with Synthroid (or Levoxyl, or Unithroid, or Levothroid, etc) and ... to adjust T3 and T4 with Armour, by adding a little Synthroid (or Levoxyl, or Unithroid, or Levothroid, etc), which...
    ... this message board. i would definately give cytomel/ synthroid a try if the armour is still leaving you in a "brainfog ... suppose to, and that some people respond better to the synthroid and cytomel taken together). within about 4 hours...

  53. is there a differance in names of thyroid meds
    ... put on 75mcg of levothroxine. vilot color,,,so is synthroid the same thing?? is one a generic brand? my dr wont...
    ... t know specifically about the pill you're taking. Synthroid 's 75 mcg is violet color, but I don't think the generics ... "Froot loops", eh? That's interesting. I took Synthroid for 2 months. Had so many side effects I needed over...
    ... hormone T4. A couple of the brands I have heard of are Synthroid , Levoxyl and Unithroid. There a a few others, I think ... though (dont' know). I've heard more of that with Synthroid than any other..... not scientific, but seems more...

  54. Even MORE Discouraged
    ... ill advised, but I've stopped taking my .75 mcg of Synthroid , the Zoloft, the Mobic, and the HCTZ (I knew in my ... my liver enzymes are elevated. She suggested the Synthroid hasn't kicked in and made vague comments about fibromyalgia...
    ... improvement. Maybe your body does not respond to synthroid and you need to try a different brand, not everyone ... is able to take synthroid , and I have read that if after a few months you don...
    ... noted above, I stopped taking all meds – even the Synthroid – because I just don't feel anything's doing any ... actually AFRAID to tell a doctor I just STOPPED taking Synthroid . I don't want to start taking it again because I...

  55. ARGH I feel awful, need to vent
    ... have your bowel habits changed? When I went hyper on Synthroid , the first symptom I had was frequent BMs. ...

  56. Question about thyroid test
    ... finishe) I am on 'eltroxin' which is the same as synthroid . Now I am going back for ultra sounds tomorrow, as...

  57. Meep! Low carb question
    ... Hashimoto's and my mother & both her sisters are on synthroid for hypo-T...so my odds aren't good of escaping it...
    ... contributed to my TSH going down to .12 Doc reduced my Synthroid dosage and I stopped the selenium. I also stopped ... the Synthroid for 10 days and went right back to hypo at 6.0 Now...

  58. Feeling nausea.....does anyone else??
    ... hi, i'm on a synthroid /cytomel regimen (or was -- i just take synthroid now ... ) ... when my endo first prescribed 125mcg synthroid i felt the usual symptoms that i get with a bump-up ... MIGHT be tipping over into hyper ... i stopped my 125 synthroid (one day), then resumed at 112 synthroid and no cytomel ... ... i've been at 112 synthroid for two weeks now and feel much better, so could you...

  59. New high and lows for TSH ? help convincing my Dr.
    ... even my first endo (endo-from-hell) prescribed some synthroid for me (my TSH was 3.9 and the range was then .5 to...

  60. Meep, I'm a freak of nature. Help pls?
    ... memory: Diagnosed at 6.98 [.27-4.2] TSH, started .075 Synthroid , went slightly hyper, dose reduced to .05; TSH was ... .02 [.4-5.5] when Synthroid was stopped. Off meds for 10 weeks, TSH climbed back...
    ... that "overlimit" thing on the T4. No different with synthroid though. The 2 free T's would give you an idea. I would...
    ... of it as your body adjusting. My labs when I was on synthroid and levoxyl fluctuated in both extremes in very short...
    ... IWL, those tests were done just before stopping the Synthroid . My adjustment to Armour, while not exactly easy...

  61. urgent,help needed! I'm scared.
    ... Did you just start your meds? Once I started taking synthroid , it took a few weeks before I really started to feel...
    ... away post TT? When I had my TT, my surgeon put me on synthroid 10 days before the surgery, and then raised me to...
    ... hi butterfly, you need some T4 medication ( synthroid is the one i'm on) and once you go on that, i too...

  62. TG antibodies >80 , pleas help!!
    ... much about it :/ Aha ! Which hormones are best ?? Synthroid ,armor or cytomel?? ...
    ... better relief from my symptoms than from the synthetic Synthroid . Try not to get too anxoius about your sisters new...

  63. nodules
    ... nodules as well as an enlarged thyroid, he has put me on synthroid to shrink it and have another scan in 6 months, my...

  64. Migrains???
    ... Are you on some kind of replacement? Both Synthroid and Levoxyl gave me frequent migraines....

  65. Feel hypo one day, hyper the next
    ... cancer, RAI treatment in august, have been on 150mcg Synthroid for 2 months I feel like I have been going back and...

  66. free T4 level question
    ... 20. My questions are: If I go on a higher dose of synthroid won't that lower my tsh and send me hyper? What does...

  67. Meep! Feeling terrible
    ... I was dx'D in august with hypoT. I started out on Synthroid , and that was the only thing my endo would even consider ... said it was too old a drug to consider and that the Synthroid did a perfectly fine job. Crap, I know. I was taking ... 50mcg of Synthroid when I stopped. Then about a month later, I got Armour...

  68. good doctor story /Armour
    ... chart on the Armour web site. When I switched from Synthroid to Armour I decided to start out on the side of caution...
    ... ahead to take more when I see the doctor. I was on Synthroid for a short time earlier this year. When I started ... really got much better on it. I had been off the Synthroid for 7 weeks when I started Armour. It made me feel...

  69. Hypoglycemic and Hypothyroid
    ... tingling tongue and lips. It was NOT an allergy to my Synthroid which I started a month ago. I saw the doctor yesterday ... that are hypothyroid. I also wasn't taking enough Synthroid . When I called for my test results a few weeks ago ... office forgot to tell me to double up on the .025 of Synthroid . The doctor told me yesterday that that small of an ... that the hypoglycemia symptoms should subside as the Synthroid does its job on the thyroid. I might add that my problem...

  70. help, voice affected by goiter? Anyone with this?
    ... for your answers! Saw the Endo, he wants to begin synthroid for my symptoms... it may help (hopefully) reduce...

  71. What's The Difference?????
    ... What is the difference between Synthroid and Levothyroxine? As I have mentioned before, my ... Dr. had me on Synthroid previously. He stopped all meds about 2 months ago ... if there is any difference. I've been reading the Synthroid itself can cause hair loss, which I have been experiencing...
    ... with. otherwise I would say yes they are the same. synthroid is made of levothyroxine. there are many companies ... make it and it just goes under different names like synthroid , levoxyl, levothroid, unithroid. but basically they...

  72. Any positive Synthroid users?
    ... I took Synthroid for 6 yrs. As far as I was concerned it was fine ... . I lost 35-40 lbs on Synthroid , played high school soccer, and felt pretty good. ... willing to take anything-I would've even been happy with Synthroid . Everyone's different, so maybe it will work for...
    ... I have been on synthroid since my thyroidectomy in July and have nothing negative...
    ... my free T3 checked and it was low, so the T4 in the Synthroid was not converting to the T3 as well as it should ... why I am on Armour now. Many people do well with Synthroid , I would give it about 4 months and see how you are...
    ... long run but am really worried about going hyper on Synthroid and suffering axiety attacks, which Im pretty prone...
    ... CAN happen with hypo too. I had them before starting synthroid . I DON'T have them now. Take the medicine. Luvwindnhair ... , I was on synthroid and doc just recently switched me to levothyroxine ... this until I shared with her my dx. She has been on synthroid for 25 years. She says it's working great for her...
    ... I have been on the synthroid for 1 week today. 125 is my dose. i have had no...
    ... I have been using Synthroid since '92 and never had a problem with it. In fact ... some other problems going on at the same time and the Synthroid couldn't do it all.... If anyone is concerned about...
    ... hi, i've been on synthroid for six months now and 112 mcg seems like the optimum...
    ... stuff going on at all when you very first started the Synthroid (like the first day or two)? You experienced a normal...
    ... luvwindnhair...I have been on synthroid now for about 3 months now. I have balanced out finally ... I still haven't lost any weight. I was hoping the synthroid would help but I guess not.-Roni...
    ... confusedbody....how were you able to lose weight on synthroid ? Were you on a high dose? I was hoping to lose weight...
    ... do feel a whole lot better than I did before taking synthroid ....
    ... :) 27 years on Synthroid and I just figured out that the only trouble I have...
    ... been on synthroid for 25 years it is the reason I have no delays from...
    ... any problems? Symptoms? Why did the doc put you on Synthroid ? Your numbers look good to me from what I've read...

  73. Need some suggestions please...
    ... ve only been DXed HypoT since August...started on Synthroid and it nearly killed me..or at least that's what it...
    ... the exact same thing happening to me. I started on Synthroid , and it was hell on my body. So I started Armour,...
    ... m pretty sure that's right.... I absolutely hated Synthroid ...Only managed to make it on that stuff for 4 days ... Armour...So far, I love it...much different than the Synthroid for sure. I just feel that I still haven't gotten...

  74. recovery?
    ... the wrong place. Can you ever recover from Hashi's. Synthroid made my hair come out like crazy so I asked for Amour...

  75. Newbie just introducing myself
    ... got it all. Well the endo started me on 100mcg of synthroid and 25 mcg of cytomel the first week then I dropped ... the cytomel and stayed on the synthroid at 100 mcg well the ride back on the meds was pure ... endo only did a tsh and it was 13.02 so he upped my synthroid to 112 mcg and told me to come back in 3 to 4 months ... and I was wondering how long does it take for the synthroid to work and bring me back up to at least half normal ... evening to total hypo but now Ive been taking 100 mcg of synthroid which was bumped up today to 112 mcg and ive been ... to where I was or does it just take longer on the synthroid ??? Sorry this was so long Im just feeling like poop...
    ... brain needs some T4. Some people do well taking the Synthroid or Levoxyl with a little Cytomel. Others(me)do better...
    ... was the TSH it was 13.02 he then adjusted my dose of synthroid from 100mcg to 112 mcg so in four weeks I will have...