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... Before you do that, talk to your pharmacist and see if he can give you the names of doctors locally who prescribe Armour. Seems like DOs are more likely than MDs to prescribe it. ... (7 replies)
What to do next?
Jul 14, 2004
... Check the Armour website for their list of doctors who prescribe it. Any doctor who is willing to Rx Armour usually knows much more about thyroid than those who don't. ... (3 replies)
So disappointed
Jun 30, 2004
... remarriage, new baby, move and such. Heck, who wouldn't be overwhelmed. Tried anitdepressants and while I was happier, I gained 30 pounds! ... (3 replies)

... Surfing the net,I came across various sites on natural glandulars. It seemed that U.K Doctors only prescribe Thyroxine and that people do feel unwell on this med. The Thyroid U.K support group gave thyroxine a 2 out of 10 and natural glandulars a 10 out of 10. ... (11 replies)
... Well, I know I'm going to get pounced on for my answer, but here goes: I haven't had my T3 & T4 levels checked, I ordered the Cytomel from an online pharmacy in Mexico. I know, I know, but here is my story: I have had symptoms of low thyroid since I was a child, almost 40 years. They tested me and told me I was normal. Finally one doctor put me on a low dose of Synthroid but... (6 replies)
... is going through a change to it's manufacturing process to meet FDA approval and alot of Doctors who prescribe Thyrolar have switched their patients to Armour and there just isn't enough to go around. ... (19 replies)
... of time. However, a couple of tips for choosing one.... Neither of these ideas are of my invention, but they're good ideas. Call local labs and find out which doctors routinely test free t3 and free t4. See if one of these docs is in your plan. Also, you can call local pharmacies to see who routinely prescribes Armour. ... (10 replies)
... ve... That's how bad it was. I asked for thyroid testing, and he refused. After a long series of events and a trial of Synthroid, I found a doctor last October who began effective treatment with Armour. Now my head has cleared, and I feel I'm on my way to physical health as well. ... (5 replies)
I'm not crazy!!!
Apr 2, 2004
... and even lower when tested a second time. Went through about 4 doctors before one finally ordered an ultrasound due to my complaints of feeling like I was choking and just general discomfort around my neck. ... (12 replies)
... t prescribe anything but Armour. ... (6 replies)
... Hypo for 15 years. Started Armour about 7 months ago. I will never go back to the synthetic crap!! I am still not on the proper dose. ... (10 replies)
... i know some doctors are jerks, but i really wish we weren't so ready to knock the entire medical community ... ... (10 replies)
... I'm in suburban St. Louis. I have a primary MD who didn't even want to test TSH when I presented him a laundry list of thyroid symptoms last year. He wanted to prescribe at least 4 different drugs to treat the individual symptoms. Bah! I took myself to an endo, because I knew what I had, and she confirmed Hashimoto's disease. ... (7 replies)
Help wanted
Nov 19, 2002
... There is also a lobby by the pharmaceutical industry in this country to try to discredit Armour and other meds. In fact, it's the synthetic drugs that apparently degrade and are unstable. ... (3 replies)
... the kind who never question and never bother to learn anything new about medicine once they're awarded their diplomas, will never be convinced that they're wrong. ... (3 replies)
... You definitely helped! The only thyroid medication I knew about was synthroid so I'll talk to my doctor when I see him next week to see if there is anything we can do. Thanks! (8 replies)
... but there is a lot of political hype from doctors who do not want to prescribe it. My insurance will not pay for it so I pay for it out of pocket. Hope I have helped you some way... ... (8 replies)
... I've taken Armour almost 12 years. This year, I turned 65 and went on Medicare. In its 'infinite wisdom' , Armour is now considered a "high risk" drug for those 65 or older. ... (15 replies)
... Some people have reported finding a good thyroid doc by asking their local pharmacists for names of MDs whose Armour thyroid scripts they fill. ... (9 replies)
... I can't give you a specific name. All I can do is pass on a tip I read here that sounded like a good idea. Wish I could remember who suggested it so they could be given proper credit. The suggestion was to ask your pharmacist what doctors prescribe Armour. ... (1 replies)

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