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  1. Synthroid and Cytomel Combo
    ... in the uk Endo,s don,t want to discuss individuals thyroxine absorption and lack of T3. The medical profession...

  2. Hi i,m new, i,m in england surgery on 7th
    ... surgery 7th and scared. Whats it like being dependent on thyroxine ? Will I ever feel like me again? Has anyone had this...
    ... I notice not much difference in my life being on thyroxine . I am a little tired after mid day meals, but I am...

  3. bad tests results explains alot??????/
    ... heart !!! its already sensitive from thyroxine yuk thanks olot love from katpursxxxxxxxxxxxxx...

  4. tired even at 1.8 tsh
    ... hey there! When i started on thyroxine my TSH dropped down to 0.7 and I felt better, started...

  5. Armour warning!!!!
    ... from the net!!! at its best it wont contain much thyroxine if any at all, but at its worst it could contain rat ... time so that you can really show the Drs that levo thyroxine doesnt suit you. take care xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx...
    ... from the net!!! at its best it wont contain much thyroxine if any at all, but at its worst it could contain rat ... time so that you can really show the Drs that levo thyroxine doesnt suit you. take care xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxthanks...

  6. Crash And Burn Three Weeks Into Meds
    ... crash or attack three weeks in on levo thyroxine is that the same sort of drug youre ...

  7. Explain the different meds referred to on board
    ... from england and the only one they give us is thyroxine wich i think is the same as synthroid t4 only...

  8. WHY anxiety/panic with hashi's hypo ????
    ... nanjee and wich one levo if youre in england! thyroxine in otherwords and if youre in america synthroid...

  9. are you ok on armour .d. ???
    ... it1!!!! how would i use it with my levo thyroxine do you dradually reduce levo while introducing...

  10. Need some knowledge and advice on labs
    ... MG/DL FERRITIN 32 10 - 291 NG/ML FREE THYROXINE (FT4) 1.5 0.8 - 1.8 NG/DL BICARBONATE ...

  11. New to Site--Might Be Hypo
    ... ndocrinologist would probably think it inappropriate to use thyroxine yet. Obviously I think you should continue to be...

  12. dentist
    ... ? lo! no sorry i havent been to dentist on thyroxine yet ill post if the same thing happens to me? ...

  13. Afraid of taking meds after reading posts & stuff....
    ... Synthroid is a synthetic version of thyroxine (T4), the thyroid hormone your body makes. Your body...

  14. Soooooo hungry!
    ... yeah, when I started taking thyroxine I noticed that I was hungry more often, then the same...

  15. ? Cytomel questions ?
    ... I understand all this, however, here goes . T4 ( thyroxine ) controls your metabolism. Most of the T4 in the blood...

  16. whats your worst symptomof hypoT
    ... Levoxyl 50mcg. Kelly hi kelly yes i mean levo thyroxine is that the same as your med levoxyl????????...
    ... things are beginning to improve (now on 100mcg of levo thyroxine and have to have bloods done again in 4 weeks, those ... on here before will know my GP is doing a trial of thyroxine as i have so many symptoms even though, strictly speaking...

  17. opposite effects?????
    ... this???????? my levels were 4..... i was given thyroxine 25 it was tomuch so i reduced down and i was only...
    ... symptoms are like at thios point without the thyroxine does that make sense?????????? You might ask your ... off the meds surely yhough if you dont need thyroxine it would just make your system hyper???????...

  18. What do these results mean
    ... I have been taking thyroxine for about 6 years now and have been on a low dose...

  19. lab results?
    ... results today and dont know if i have a problem? FREE THYROXINE (FT4) 1.0 0.8 - 1.8 NG/DL TRIIODOTHYRONINE FREE 2...

  20. What do these tests tell you???? If anything...
    ... Delia, The T4 Total tells you how much TOTAL T4 ( Thyroxine ) is in your blood - bound and unbound. Some of the...

  21. work and thyroids??
    ... did have a problem when I first started taking the thyroxine (hot flashes, headaches, flushing) at 50 mcg/day,...
    ... did have a problem when I first started taking the thyroxine (hot flashes, headaches, flushing) at 50 mcg/day,...

  22. Newbie-Sporadic taking of Synthoid harmful
    ... and start your meds, is there another way to get the thyroxine at a discounted price or something? The supplements...
    ... and start your meds, is there another way to get the thyroxine at a discounted price or something? The supplements...

  23. Euthyroid but still having symptoms
    ... my doctor just my tsh levels but while im on thyroxine i feel worse my levels were 4 to start with...

  24. Tingling in head and throughout body
    ... under lab range). Within a couple of weeks of starting thyroxine , they reduced greatly. Are you on meds?...

  25. I followed tree frog here, any help?
    ... for them It was $85 to check tsh, $71 assay of free thyroxine i think the rest are the same, most of the time you...

  26. i dont no what im doing!
    ... people with hypo T should avoid it as it stops the thyroxine from being produced. Apparently many many yrs ago ... with hyperT with iodine baths as it slowed down the thyroxine production. I take floridex(iron prep in liquid form...

  27. thyroxine and appetite
    ... I don't think the good appetite comes from thyroxine . It is apparently part of being hypo. I also had a ... shed 2 of those pounds. A proper dose of Synthroid/ thyroxine will not affect appetite but it will help you lose...
    ... When I started on my thyroxine I found my appetite increased, I was getting hungry ... metabolism is starting to speed up. I've been taking thyroxine for almost a year now and I haven't lost any weight...

  28. Need opinions with Lab results
    ... 370 (?) T3 - 161 (?) Total T4 Thyroxine - 10.5 (6.1 - 12.2) Total T3 - 168 ... 0.3-5.6) T3 Resin Uptake - 40 (32-48%) Free T4, Thyroxine Free - 0.8 (0.6-1.1) Total T4 Thyroxine - 6.0...

  29. Mood swings/depression
    ... your Lexapro is not able to do its job because of the thyroxine . Try taking the drugs at different times, the thyroxine...
    ... meds with decongestants in them as it interferes with thyroxine . maybe you should avoid the clarityn (uk spelling ... of the Hypo symptoms, but should ease up once the thyroxine is working. have a chat with your pharmacist and...

  30. Newly diagnosed: When do symptoms subside?
    ... on such a low dose ? im glad you feel well i found thyroxine to make me feel flue like! does anybody smoke ... like me? and what do you think of thyroxine and smoking? thanks for everyones support its is ... back i also ended up in hospital the month i was on thyroxine with awfull blood loss on my period i also put weight ... on the month i was on thyroxine it scares me alot thanks for listening anyone who...
    ... does any one have a preference over synthroid or lovo thyroxine ? post bacik love katpurs...

  31. thyroid and heart
    ... falling out still and it was better while i was on thyroxine for that month? the doctor said there isnt any other ... palps and is synthroid good for peaple who dont suit thyroxine i smoke also but im trying to quit! this increases ... thankyou. pps my thyroid condition was boderline before thyroxine and was much worse while i was on it! somebody...
    ... to the hypo side again or if I'm taking a brand of thyroxine that doesn't work so well for me. Synthroid is ... just the American brand of thyroxine , Goldshield is the equivalent here in the UK. Next...
    ... also ! do you think its worse for your heart to have thyroxine if it gives you seriose palps or to not have it atall...

  32. How soon after i take synthroid can i eat?
    ... me synthroid after having such awfull problems with thyroxine , what are the differences in the two drugs? after ... i was given thyroxine even though it was a small dose i experienced palps ... and bad insomnia he said thyroxine was the only drug and the pharmasist did do you think ... dose by the way it was boderline now after taking thyroxine for a month its a much worse reading i also had to ... hour check? please can you help me i want to take thyroxine as my hair started to grow back but i couldnt handel...
    ... Replying But Does Any One Know The Differance Beetween Thyroxine And Synthroid...
    ... I DONT KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BEETWEEN SYNTHROID AND THYROXINE BUT I HEAR THET YOU HAVE TO WAIT LONGER TO EAT AFTER...
    ... Synthroid is a brand name for thyroxine . I'm not sure it's marketed in England. If you were...
    ... company called Forley Generics which seem to produce thyroxine of similar quality. I am on 75mcg and my 25s are...
    ... consistent. If you absolutely must eat after taking the thyroxine you can still be properly dosed; you'll just need...

  33. Thank you all! Treatment started today!
    ... i am so symptomatic, he has begun treatment (with thyroxine ) 50mg and said i am to see how i FEEL for next couple...

  34. Being poked against my will
    ... flour and this interferes with the way we use our thyroxine , synthetic or natural. maybe you should keep a diary...

  35. supplements?
    ... t as dry when I'm taking them. I usually take my thyroxine as soon as I wake up and then eat my breakfast about...

  36. medical bracelet / tags?
    ... I assume it's to do with medication reacting with thyroxine more than the danger of us not getting it? just...

  37. Looking for Eating Recommendations
    ... elements or ingredients which the Thyroid uses to make thyroxine is a protein known as casein. Our bodies manufacture...

  38. Just a weird feeling in the head.....anyone?
    ... quite a bit while I was adjusting to my higher dose of thyroxine , seems to have gone away again now. is that the...

  39. Thyroid medication is poor stuff
    ... Anyone worried about thyroxine . I am. Before I started taking it I was not prone...
    ... I don't know anything about Thyroxine in the UK, however, my opinion of you having "paranoid...
    ... The thyroxine you're taking in a tablet is the exact same substance ... you aren't getting a high enough dose, or if your thyroxine is not converting to triiodothyronine (T3) in your...
    ... were standing by you.' Does the gland make as much thyroxine when you are old as in previous years? If it does...
    ... I can tell you with absolute certainty is that the thyroxine is not causing your delusions and mental problems...
    ... issues and all of them who take lithium also take thyroxine as it causes hypoT. I have had alot of problems getting ... my body to accept the levo thyroxine but gradually I am getting there and my depression...

  40. symptoms: hypo or hyper???
    ... recovery. The way you are feeling now means that the thyroxine has done its job, but you need a higher dosage to...

  41. Thyroid confusion
    ... Thyroid medicine is very hit and miss. I have been on thyroxine for thirty years. I contend that thyroxine tends ... Another thing, what is the difference between Levo thyroxine and thyroxine? No-one seems to know. There must ... years ago that in the United States the strength of thyroxine is more accurate in dose level than in the UK. There...

  42. newto this
    ... found out about my hypo last year, i am on 100mcg of thyroxine but i am always forgetting to take it as i have a...

  43. Dr. ordered these tests...can you tell me what is is looking gor?
    ... ..............................111.00 Assay, Free Thyroxine ................................................. 118...

  44. What next? Help please!
    ... outright saying "no way" then I'd push for a trial of thyroxine , ask if you can try pushing your results to the other...
    ... ahead again and see if he will put me on a trial of thyroxine .......if it works, i have a thyroid problem, if it...

  45. Sharon
    ... found this site I am at my wits end. I am on 175mg of thyroxine a day - I feel really low, I am now very overweight...
    ... different tests you can have done. They include: Thyroxine (T4) T3 Resin Uptake Free Thyroxine Index Free...
    ... different tests you can have done. They include: Thyroxine (T4) T3 Resin Uptake Free Thyroxine Index Free...

  46. hypothyroid and fertility
    ... autoimmune thyroid disease. FT4 and FT3 are the Free Thyroxine levels (as opposed to the "total thyroxine" levels...

  47. New labs - don't understand...
    ... on 3/20 TSH: 6.003 T4: 6.0 T3 Uptake: 31 Free Thyroxine Index: 1.9 T4, Free (Direct): .93 Here are my ... TSH: 0.87 T4: 9.1 T3: 35 T3 total: 107 Free Thyroxine Index: 3.2 T4, Free: 1.3 Isn't this a drastic...

  48. baby+congenital hypothyroidism
    ... anyone with low thyroid trouble. Also, dosing of thyroxine based only on TSH is not the best method. There is...

  49. Thyroid crash
    ... are all having a good easter holiday. I had my thyroxine bumped up on 3/3/06 from 100mcg to 125mcg and was...

  50. weird tsh and t4 levels
    ... responds to increased TSH by making its own hormones, thyroxine and triiodothyronine (T4 and T3). So when T4 rises...

  51. TSH levels elevated
    ... hijack, i'll keep it short ;) Daisy: The "brand" of thyroxine here in the uk is Goldshield, I have also used Forley...

  52. right back (shoulder blade) pain and difficulty in breathing
    ... actually occurs everytime take a breath or yawn.I'm given thyroxine 25mcg, taken once in the morning daily. Beginning...

  53. Thyroid problem sweating
    ... I have an underactive thyriod and i take 200mg of thyroxine , the problem is my sweat under my arms pits makes...
    ... I have an underactive thyriod and i take 200mg of thyroxine , the problem is my sweat under my arms pits makes...
    ... will still have probs losing weight, I've been taking thyroxine for a year now and still no sign of weight loss, I...

  54. Can this happen, so soon
    ... that you need a higher dose. When I started taking Thyroxine I was "high" for a while, noticed some great improvements...

  55. Synthroid and weight gain
    ... I started on thyroxine about a year ago and I still haven't stopped gaining...

  56. What should I be looking for with results?
    ... cells throughout the body that is important. The TOTAL Thyroxine (T4 ) and TOTAL Triiodothyronine (T3) are NOT all...

  57. Heart Palps / questions...
    ... body would take a few weeks to adjust to my 100 mg on thyroxine . That happens very occasionally now, and I feel really ... I think I will probably need an adjustment in the thyroxine . But my palpiatations are very rare now....

  58. Another confused newbie w/ test results :) (long, sorry)
    ... but TSI and TG) Free T4 and Free T3 (They did total thyroxine last time, not very useful because the hromones of...

  59. Back From The Doctor!
    ... , In Jan. 06 my tsh was a .56 (Range: .40-4.00), thyroxine total 12.7 (Range: 5.0-10.8). March 06 my thyroxine...

  60. The Doctor Basically Laughed at me
    ... of my friends tried with her doc to get a trial of thyroxine as her TSH is around 2.6 and he told her that it's...

  61. Hypo questions - swelling, etc...
    ... results: TSH: 6.003 T4: 6.0 T3 Uptake: 31 Free Thyroxine Index: 1.9 T4, Free (Direct): .93 Everything...

  62. Help.....I don't understand
    ... Sensitivity) 0.008 Range 0.350-5.500 Thyroxine 12.4 Range 4.5-11.0...
    ... Sensitivity) 0.008 Range 0.350-5.500 Thyroxine 12.4 Range 4.5-11.0...

  63. What the heck has happend to me?
    ... were- T3, TOTAL 168 NG/DL range 60-181 T-4 ( THYROXINE ), TOTAL 8.1 MCG/DL range 4.5-12.5 T3, FREE 293...

  64. My Test Results
    ... from the clinic and got a copy of my test results. Thyroxine Total 15.7 Range: 5.0-10.8 High TSH...
    ... Jan. this is my results....TSH .56 Range .40-4.00 Thyroxine : 12.7 Range 5.0-10.8 again High Sept 05 TSH...
    ... I believe tsh, ft4, ft3, total t3, and antibodies, thyroxine total. I hope this helps. Cindy...

  65. Sometimes I think there going let me die HELP
    ... test he did Tuesday They read as follows Free t-4 ( thyroxine ) 1.17 NG/DL expected range 0.73-1.95 TSH 0.2 UIU...

  66. Emailed specialist...
    ... treating, not just relying on the test results. I use thyroxine and armour thyroid and T3 in some cases. When the...

  67. Hyper update
    ... the replies :) the endo did say we need to lower the thyroxine then he decided to put the atds up didnt say why l ... if l feel worse l will ring and ask to lower the thyroxine l suggested maybe my thyroid has started working again...

  68. Hypo & Diet Pills.. WHY NOT???
    ... anything that messes with your metabolism - get your thyroxine dose right and you should be able to regulate your...
    ... From Graves to now hypo on thyroxine & having difficulty losing weight. Have found out...

  69. Betsyp...
    ... bloating issue I've had for 6 years). So, I figured the thyroxine was using up what available calcium I had hanging ... hope it's the darn hashi thyroid making me react to thyroxine this way, and with it gone, things will go smooth...

  70. underactive thyroid
    ... underactive thyroid gland about 8 years ago i am on thyroxine tablets 100mcg. i am 31 years old and weigh over 14...

  71. Anxiety Disorder? Thyroid problem? Heart Palpitations?
    ... be attackin my thyroid gland which then creates the thyroxine hormone which stimlulates anxiety and the bowel movements...

  72. Lab results - am I hyper? I dont feel like it...
    ... results: Hemoglobin A1c 5.5 (4.5-5.7) Thyroxine (t4) Free, Direc, S 1.32 (0.61-1.76) Glucose Serum...

  73. Which Tests?
    ... except perhaps to run up the bill. Yes, free T4 ( thyroxine ) is best. Another name for free T3 that you may see...

  74. Hello i'm new and would love some advice
    ... again. Sometimes it's caused by me changing brand of thyroxine so now I stick to one that I know works for me. ...

  75. Sue1234, can you help?
    ... hyper. I've always wondered if it did indeed spew out thyroxine on its own occasionally! I do get a fast heartbeat...


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