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  1. Levoxyl to Syntroid and some problems
    ... take anti-anxiety or depression meds? I was taking Zoloft when I had those HORRID side-effects. Sometimes Thy...

  2. Mood stabilizers with Synthroid?
    ... Synthroid, my body & Zoloft were a bad combo , , , My Dr switched me to Wellbutrin...
    ... surgery, I became depressed. I had a Doc. that put me on Zoloft ....not a good idea. Then she tried Lexapro....I had ... along those lines)...again it was like dealing with Zoloft all over again. Nothing seemed to work for me. So...
    ... would say that I have found that in some studies that Zoloft is not recommened for people with a thyroid problem ... won't give Lithium to someone with thyroid issues. Zoloft (I have taken also, and it made me feel awful, that...

  3. Antidepressants
    ... I can't live my life like this[/SIZE]. I've taken Zoloft & now Wellbutrin. There is NOTHING to be ashamed of...
    ... mention that with my thyroid being hyperT I was taking Zoloft and had bad reactions on this as well, alot of people...

  4. I want to feel nothing - mentally
    ... that is the problem with being on meds. I was on zoloft , wellbutrin, xanax and a couple of others (asthma...

  5. depression from thyroid meds
    ... topping off the serotonin level," like some of those Zoloft commercials would have us believe! Sometimes, "less...
    ... sure if my body just didn't LIKE Synthroid, or if Zoloft & Syn didn't mix well for me. But it wasn't pretty...

  6. After surgery and Antidepressants??
    ... Hello, i have been taking 50 mg of zoloft for at least a year. The thyroid tumors casued depression...
    ... Karma, Pumkin, Monkey & Taz say " hi :) ") I took Zoloft for 2+ years before Thy surgery, then starting Synthroid ... it was like they were MORTAL enemies!) or if Syn & Zoloft brought out the worst in each other. But by week 3 ... HANDFULS of depressants. My Dr ended up taking me off Zoloft & perscribing Wellbrutrin while maintaining the 50...
    ... Karma, Pumkin, Monkey & Taz say " hi :) ") I took Zoloft for 2+ years before Thy surgery, then starting Synthroid ... it was like they were MORTAL enemies!) or if Syn & Zoloft brought out the worst in each other. But by week 3 ... HANDFULS of depressants. My Dr ended up taking me off Zoloft & perscribing Wellbrutrin while maintaining the 50...

  7. Mood swings/depression
    ... the BEST of both worlds, or THE WORST. I was taking Zoloft , & either my body REALLY didn't like the combo of ... tolerate JUST Synthroid well. So my Dr weaned me off Zoloft , while putting me on Wellbutrin & CHANGING my Thy...

  8. Trying to get diagnosed and frustrated
    ... I was just depressed, lazy, etc., and I've been on Zoloft for eight years. I have great hope that my depression...

  9. Please Help....
    ... Synthroid isn't the only Thy med out there. (Synthroid & Zoloft didn't mix well for me - off Z now) Have you done...

  10. New Here-Thyroid Cyst
    ... removing right lobe of Thyroid last fall. Synthroid & Zoloft were NOT a good combo for me. Honestly, I don't think...

  11. Thyroid medication is poor stuff
    ... well ~and~ 2) Synthroid was NOT mixing nicely with Zoloft (says thats a possibility on Pharm paperwork) Fearful...

  12. Here Is My Story In Some Short Version!
    ... before. I was now really depressed. He put me on Zoloft . My husband and I got divorced and I moved to my ... the process of getting my meds right. Took me off Zoloft . Every week for almost a month she adjusted the Levethyroi...

  13. question on symptoms...
    ... became very panicy, alot of anxiety attacks, was put on zoloft and was taken off for the pregnancy with my son, not...

  14. Lab results
    ... out one more time and so help me if he tries to push zoloft on me again..Im going to go off.. maybe this time...

  15. depression meds & HYPO
    ... slipping into a DEEP well) It's like my perscriptions, Zoloft & Synthroid, are battling inside my body and Zoloft ... TIME. Is there a HYPO drug that doesn't counteract Zoloft ? (or something similar to it?) Or is this battle of...
    ... optimal dose of thyroid meds you will no longer need the Zoloft . You just have to hang in there it can be a roller...
    ... Is there a HYPO drug that doesn't counteract Zoloft ? I don't think so - ask your pharmacist. Hypothyroid ... probably know that. I was reading something about Zoloft (an anitdepressent - SSRI)+ Synthroid (brand name...

  16. Someone please help me understand...
    ... felt I was just under alot of stress. She put me on Zoloft (which i'd been on before). Just prior to my being ... put on zoloft , the sensation (choking like) started to get a little ... better. Of course, after I was on zoloft , the doctor would ask how my neck was and I'd say...

  17. Follicular carcinoma
    ... proved to be difficult for me. My doc did prescibe Zoloft for me to help with the aniexty/irritability issues...

  18. Levothroxine side effects / Coconut Oil ?
    ... generic for Synthroid) is totally COUNTERACTing my Zoloft & then some! Has anyone else had this not-so-lovely...
    ... time. And do not take the thyroid medication and the Zoloft at the same time. Take them at least 4 hours apart ... Hashimoto's Disease by any chance? 4. I am on Zoloft as well as Synthroid. I have been on Synthroid for ... 3 months and Zoloft for 5 weeks and really I noticed I'm starting to feel...
    ... real. We'll see if that helps. I've been happy w/ Zoloft for year+ until I started Synthroid. Thursday will...

  19. Desperate newbie needs advice
    ... GP thinks it may be anxiety/depression and RX’ed Zoloft . I really don’t feel this is the problem…I know ... little research and discovered that the side-effects of Zoloft aren’t something I want to mess with right now...
    ... antibodies tested? IMO you are smart to hold off on the Zoloft if you don't really feel you need it. I think that ... pharma to believe it's the cureall. The GP who Rxs Zoloft & just looks at TSH might be a bottleneck ... maybe...

  20. Hashimoto's
    ... inhaler in place of them. For my anxiety I gave up my zoloft and agreed to still take my wellbutrin. I would prefer...

  21. Fast heartbeat out of the blue anyone else?
    ... weeks prior to going to the ER and she threw me on Zoloft . I didn't need Zoloft! I needed Synthroid! Anyway...

  22. Thyroid as mask of mental health issues??????
    ... and depression free after being on both xanax and zoloft ! Look into adding a touch of Cytomel to your T4 med...

  23. Cytomel "miracle"
    ... rolling depression that had me on 3mg of xanax and zoloft daily. By reading posts on this board I found out...

  24. Cytomel Saga
    ... was just going to have to live with it on xanax and zoloft for life! Thanks again, Barbara * *...

  25. Any mums with Hashi.
    ... It was a freak chance that my dx came out. I am on zoloft , wellbutrin, xanax (all anxiety meds), protonix, zantac...

  26. Subclinical Hyperthyroidism
    ... suppress the thyroid. For the drug she precribed zoloft . She said even though I am the farthest thing from ... depressed, zoloft suppresses the thyroid. I will only need to take...

  27. Question about Cold Nodule and Graves/Hyper
    ... depressed I have been and he gave me a prescription for Zoloft 50mg. Here are the ultrasound results and the lab...

  28. After all this time...............
    ... prime canidate for the underactive thyroid. I'm on Zoloft for depression, I can not lose weight to save my soul...

  29. New Here...(introduction - May have a thyroid disorder)
    ... developed the hypothyroidism. They tried to put me on Zoloft for it, but I learned to control it on my own. I felt ... worse on the Zoloft :(...

  30. Foggy Brain
    ... Thanks! I was on Zoloft when I started my thyroid treatment and when I went...

  31. leg pain/numbness w/throid cancer, anyone else?
    ... off an added zanax instead. My morning routine is: zoloft , wellbutrin, zanax, protonix, singulair, advair, sinpora...

  32. PLEASE HELP!! wrong diagnosis?
    ... then I don't remember feeling this bad. I even took Zoloft and Celexa and they didn't seem to work. Actual counseling...

  33. Can Nausea and Dizziness Be Thyroid Symptoms?
    ... from 125 a couple months ago). I have been put on Zoloft for the past few months too. The anxiety from the ... of the nasea. I seem to feel better everytime my Zoloft dosage goes up(Im at 75mg now) but then my simptoms...

  34. Stupid Things Doctors Have Told You.
    ... suffering from depression for several years. I was Zoloft a few years ago, and it wasn't really helping. I went...

  35. Those have or had anxiety from thryoid probs
    ... anxiety for years, I have taken amitriptiline, prozac zoloft lexapro paxil serzone xanax atavan and effexor.I began...

  36. So Tired...Depressed...Fat....!
    ... absorbption...so i asked my doctor (because I take Zoloft ) and he just laughed and said, "That just means that...

  37. Withdrawing from Thyroid Meds
    ... I started having a thyroid problem when I was on Zoloft .. I was put on .75 Levoxyl.. I dont know if the ... Zoloft was the cause or not since Zoloft decreases thyroid absorption.. After I went off the ... Zoloft I felt a lot of tension for about 8 months. Then in ... down while on the same doseage since my stopping the Zoloft .. After after 6 months of continued anxiety and bad...

  38. Antidepressants and Thyroid
    ... I had no thyroid problems until I started to take Zoloft and within a year I had goiter and my TSH was up over ... then treated with Levoxyl up to .75. I have read that Zoloft can block thyroid absorption and can cause or exhasberate ... combo for about 3 years. Then when I went off the Zoloft I started to feel lots of muscle tension and about ... down on the same doseage after I discontinued the Zoloft ...7 months later I still have a lot of anxiety and...
    ... ER doctor diagnosed me as depressed and prescribed Zoloft ---despite my protests that I thought my problems were ... due to too little thyroid. They insisted I take the Zoloft . I did. I took one of them and then threw the rest...

  39. I need help
    ... Has anyone on this board taken or is taking Zoloft while taking thyroid medication? I was having great ... success taking Zoloft . I was taken off of it by my new thyroid Dr. who said ... I just wanted to know if anyone was or has taken Zoloft . Thanks for any help, Jacq....
    ... may need more armour while taking the prozac. I bet zoloft is the same....

  40. Eating Crow-Feathers Flyin-Utterly fed up with Drs !
    ... etc. I had prescriptions for xanax, propranalol, zoloft , prozac, prevacid, propulsid, a blood pressure pill...

  41. thyroidectomy/depression/mood
    ... together, I am willing to take it. He prescribed Zoloft me and hopefully I'll notice a change soon. Anatomically...

  42. Tsh 3.4 And Major Edema
    ... SEVEN NIGHTS A WEEK. SHE ASK ME IF I HAD TRIED THE ZOLOFT , TOLD HER NO!!!!!!!! i have no time to be depressed...

  43. Surgery on Friday
    ... asleep. On top of it all, I have anxiety and take zoloft for that. It's hard to do anything as I am constantly...

  44. Hashimotos Disease
    ... anxiety attacks out of the blue. Two weeks into the Zoloft they found my thyroid was out of control. Had we ... known that I wouldn't have had to take the zoloft . Post your ranges. I know someone will help you...

  45. Scared - Tapering off Zoloft
    ... went to the doc today to learn how to taper off my Zoloft . I'm so scared. He didn't do what I thought he would ... frees. Any input or advise on the tapering of the Zoloft would be great. I've been on it since August and...
    ... I had no problem tapering off Zoloft , but I think that's because it wasn't doing that much...
    ... Tapering is a good idea. When I have stopped Zoloft cold turkey, I have TERRIBLE vertigo for weeks. If...
    ... Case in point: I'm tapering off Zoloft , kinda like what was just suggested. I was down to...
    ... with Hashi's that I can't tell if its that or the Zoloft . I probably have more fear in me than I need to....
    ... I am just curious if taking the zoloft in the first place was worth the worries of coming ... off of it? I was told that zoloft was not addicting and it does not stay in the body...
    ... When I started on the Zoloft I had no idea that I had a thyroid problem. I started ... t bore you will all that) When she prescribed me Zoloft i didn't think twice. I've never been a pill popper ... on any type of medication before in my life. The zoloft helped. Although, I did have anxiety about taking ... life. That's just not who I am. Two weeks into the Zoloft I went back to the doc cuz I was still having chest ... Thats when they checked my TSH and it was 393. Zoloft is not addicting. But you have to be veeeeery careful ... that so far this is going to be fine. I do know that Zoloft does have a 1/2 life. It took more than two weeks...
    ... rest of my body. I was down to 3 mgs twice a day of zoloft , then I felt great the next day not taking it--BUT ... breathing is really slow and erratic since the whole zoloft thing, but pins&needles for hours doesn't seem right...
    ... Stacia... Nice to speak to you again. I was never on Zoloft ; however, I was on Paxil for almost 2 years (my doctor ... those of a drug habit. However, I have heard that Zoloft is different and not as intense and habit forming ... as Paxil. My husband was prescribed Zoloft after a very stressful period in the Fire/Rescue Academy...

  46. To anyone who thinks they may have thyroid problem
    ... telling me it was stress and anxiety. They gave me zoloft and sent me on my merry way. I was miserable! Finally...

  47. Question regarding my tsh
    ... tired I have to leave. Is this normal? I am also on zoloft . Could my numbers of changed because I forgot to take...
    ... having anxiety attacks out of the blue. They put me on Zoloft . A couple weeks into the anxiety I went back to the ... MUCH!!! I then went to an endo. I have read that Zoloft can negatively affect how the synthroid works. I...

  48. antibodies??
    ... actually crying telling my husband. i was also put on zoloft right before my nodule was found because i told the...

  49. Night Sweats Anyone?
    ... having anxiety attacks out of the blue. They put me on Zoloft . Two weeks into the meds I was still having that...

  50. Please Help ..... I am so scared
    ... the doctor today for depression. He prescribed me zoloft and blah blah blah. then he was checking my breathing...

  51. Anyone here Hyperthyroid?
    ... prescriptions for Klonipin (anti-anxiety med) and Zoloft (anti-depressant). I felt like neither of these...

  52. Latest Test Results !!!
    ... [FONT=Comic Sans MS]Yes I am on Zoloft . I was having anxiety/panick attacks out of the blue ... first place they wouldn't of had to put me on the Zoloft . Now I have to deal with getting off of that. ... sweat thing a couple of weeks ago. I've been on the Zoloft longer than the Synthroid. I have an appointment...

  53. Newly diagnosed hypothyroidism, lots of questions
    ... without even checking into anything. She gave me zoloft . I know how aweful anxiety and panic attacks are...

  54. TSH of 393.40 Have you heard of such a thing??
    ... the doc who agreed that I have anxiety and put me on Zoloft . (Only if I knew.) Two weeks into this I was still ... Now I have to deal with trying to get off this Zoloft . I'm new to all this. Any advice or input is much...
    ... thyroid which was a terrible feeling. I was on xanax & Zoloft , but once I got my levels stable, my panic attacks ... magically disappered. What dose of Zoloft are you currently on? Just take it slow when stepping ... because sometimes anxiety can be a side effect of Zoloft withdrawal) There is some reseach that suggest...
    ... anxiety; but their ignorant doctors keep pumping out the Zoloft (et al) scripts with wild abandon, instead of addressing...
    ... I guess I can't blame the first doc who put me on Zoloft right away. I'm sure when I explained the stuff I ... anything else. Now I have to deal with getting off the Zoloft . The one thing that is still strange to me is that...
    ... Zekat - The zoloft I am on is 50mg. From what I've read of people getting...
    ... and bolts of thinks. As far as weening off the Zoloft , don't worry about it too much. 50mg is not too high ... a week then take 25mg every other day. Coming off Zoloft doens't affect everybody (I had NO problems) so we ... you xanax on an as needed basis or just stay on the zoloft a little longer until you get all of your thyroid...
    ... in before my six months. I guess I figure if the Zoloft hits me hard I'll just live through it. I can't imagine ... the anxiety won't return after i'm through with this zoloft . I have all the copies of my test results except...
    ... was on effexor xr 75 mg for 8 mos then switched to zoloft 50 mg i just stopped all together on zoloft last week...
    ... Zoloft has been a known effector of thyroid function, it...

  55. Q:Relationship between thyroid and cholesterol?
    ... perfectionism, which has been successfully treated with Zoloft and therapy (cognitive therapy). TSH as measured...

  56. HELP! Hypo or Hyper...my symptoms...
    ... The doctor agreed that I had anxiety and put me on zoloft . Two weeks into the meds I was still having chest...
    ... t really fault the first doctor for putting me on Zoloft . I probrably would have assumed that my problem was ... YEAH RIGHT! Now I have to deal with getting off this Zoloft . Honestly Elggon, I'd get a second opinion. Like...

  57. hypnotherapy
    ... except for INCREASED anxiety while getting used to Zoloft , I'm not depressed or anxious anymore. I keep thinking ... side of the Atlantic! I'll probably be weaned off Zoloft next summer. Hope to be able to continue to think...
    ... amazed at the attacks. Went to the doc, she gave me Zoloft . About two weeks into the Zoloft I was still having ... concerned about having more panic attacks if I go off the Zoloft . I feel I don't really need the Zoloft anymore but...

  58. could be several causes? HELP
    ... I just assume it's because I am withdrawing from zoloft --tapered down to 6 mgs currently. But I also have ... SSRI withdrawal, and everyone says my symptoms are zoloft withdrawal. Not to get too panicky, but could I have...

  59. Just found this Forum
    ... specifically, cognitive therapy) and antidepressant ( Zoloft ). I think it was due to the surgical experience, but...

  60. Hi, I'm new, would like to talk
    ... my cholestrol ( which was also low before this) and Zoloft 50mg because of stress I guess and then Nexium 20mg...

  61. Need Help With Labs, Please!
    ... favorite" these days, though. They wanted to give him Zoloft to try to help his orthostatic hypotension (to tweek...

  62. Question on Antibody testing
    ... it would hurt to take extra magnesium when taking Zoloft , after all, magnesium is something that is also in...

  63. I guess Im just crazy
    ... refuse to go to b/c all he wanted to do is put me on zoloft ..So I decided to let my PA treat me this whole time...

  64. So sick No Answers
    ... depression" "all in your head" "aw little lady here is your Zoloft " blah blah blah ....I refused them and have gotten...

  65. Doctor said I was depressed...
    ... a yeast infection and they will try to put you on Zoloft ! Good for you for pushing the issue! :) These doctors...

  66. thyroid and depression
    ... I have been on Zoloft for about a year for depression. I recently had my ... been increased twice already and I still continue the Zoloft . But now I am beginning to feel like the depression...
    ... gathered reading research and info on this board the Zoloft doesn't work when the thyroid doesn't work. I've...
    ... the board! Something I learned the hard way... Zoloft can sometimes just stop working for people. I took ... had me take another AD but nothing ever worked like Zoloft ...and Prozac was absolutely horrible for me. After ... break from it for a few weeks he had me restart the Zoloft and all was well again. He did tell me that sometimes ... the Zoloft will just stop working and the patient has to take ... especially considering the timing of your beginning on Zoloft and your surgery, etc. Looking back, do you feel...

  67. Do I Have Thyroid Problem Symptoms?
    ... is the worst. In April, my doctor put me on Zoloft and I also take 0.50 mg of Xanax every night to help ... normally on a daily basis. I was taking 100 mg of Zoloft a day, but couldn’t have an orgasm, and there is ... tingling” and “eye twitching” as side effects of Zoloft ? Could these new symptoms I am experiencing be related...
    ... tingling” and “eye twitching” as side effects of Zoloft ? Could these new symptoms I am experiencing be related...

  68. musles twitching...thyroid problem??
    ... I do have post partum depression and I'm taking Zoloft for that. However, I had my symptoms before I was...

  69. Midwest1 & K9Mom, Please Help!
    ... psychiatrist has had me on Effexor, Welbutrin, Celexa, Zoloft , Stratera, Ritalin, Zyprexa and Vivactal. I am currently...
    ... psychiatrist has had me on Effexor, Welbutrin, Celexa, Zoloft , Stratera, Ritalin, Zyprexa and Vivactal. I am currently...
    ... through one bout of serious depression for which I took Zoloft for 2 years -- most definitely situational depression...
    ... psychiatrist has had me on Effexor, Welbutrin, Celexa, Zoloft , Stratera, Ritalin, Zyprexa and Vivactal. I am currently...

  70. Sorry, I just need to get this off my chest!
    ... nothing has to do with the endocrine system, take a zoloft . They have also told me that low growth hormone means...

  71. need explanation of scores
    ... decisions, low moods, NO sex drive, etc. I have been on Zoloft 100mg for the last 2 years. That has helped. I finally...
    ... I'm surprised the Zoloft helped. Low thyroid causes those same symptoms too ... won't work. If I were you, I'd try weaning off the Zoloft to see if the Armour takes over for it. Your new...

  72. Armour Thyroid?
    ... but hey i've felt this way for a while now. I was on Zoloft two years ago and was on it for 4yrs prior of weaning...

  73. Am ready to scream
    ... be a DO and is very nice) tried to get me to take Zoloft because I was in his office and in tears about how ... the symptoms were not about depression and that the Zoloft would cover up my thyroid symptoms so we would never...
    ... be a DO and is very nice) tried to get me to take Zoloft because I was in his office and in tears about how ... the symptoms were not about depression and that the Zoloft would cover up my thyroid symptoms so we would never...

  74. Please help! - I got the results for my first thyroid panel…
    ... what can I do to feel better? I quit taking the Zoloft that my PCP prescribed – it made me feel even MORE...

  75. Finally have a referral to an endo but...
    ... It was normal. I was given a prescription for Zoloft yesterday for my anxiety, which I have a lot. Anybody...
    ... It was normal. I was given a prescription for Zoloft yesterday for my anxiety, which I have a lot. Anybody...