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... look on the sticky: information archive at the top (almost) of this board, and you'll find all sorts of info that you didn't know -- incl. symptoms ... our symptoms vary with their intensity -- for example, mine were leg pain, exhaustion, depression, and brain fog, but others' worst symptoms may be sinisitis and weight gain, etc. ... all of us have some version of yours ...... (1 replies)
... After surgery, I started out with the generic & was switched to brand name after a few months. I do see an improvement, but definitely don't feel the way I think I should! I took Armour for about 1.5years before having a TT & responded well but still had the same issues with increasing the doseage. My GP absolutely refuses to prescribe Armour anymore bc of the change in... (3 replies)
... I know you're frustrated with how long this process towards feeling well has been. ... (14 replies)

... took the Synthroid this morning, then the Cytomel with a little food. ... (69 replies)
... she will probably know which type works well. I think I need to go buy a new one myself as the blade on mine is probably getting a little bit dull, as I've been cutting up pills for about 3 years now. ... (8 replies)
... But stupid me, if a little t4 replacement for t3 works then a bigger replacement must work better right? ... (62 replies)
... This way I can stop the Cytomel a few days before the test and then start back on meds quickly soon after. ... (2 replies)
... The difference was unbelievably profound for me between having all the symptoms I had before and now having none of them. ... (37 replies)
... I won't go into my long tale of thyroid issues, but after years on Armour with no problem, then going off due to heart palpitations, I was place on Synthroid which was terrible. ... (11 replies)
Adrenal Question
Jun 28, 2008
... but try to ignore it. I have to see how I can take it and how it works. ... (68 replies)
... I don't plan on calling or anything until I see how I feel the next week or so. ... (69 replies)
Anxiety and Armour
Dec 10, 2007
... I was on Synthroid and Cytomel in 2003. ... (13 replies)
... t I am crazy about. He is an internist that specializes in endocrinology. He has gone along with everything I have wanted to try. A few years ago I wanted to add Cytomel to my Synthroid. He didn't quite know how much to prescribe, so it was a lot of trial and error. ... (9 replies)
... me how GOOD my thy inscision looked! Doc didn't THINK to give me more bloodwork to be done in week or 2. ... (8 replies)
... And before that I was on Armour,... ... (51 replies)
... How long have you been doing the T3 Therapy and what dosage do you take? ... (11 replies)
Update
Feb 4, 2004
... I'm taking synthroid now. First they gave me 75 mcg. Then I switched to cytomel for RAI prep. Then they gave me 112 mcg after RAI because at 75 mcg, my blood test showed that I'm hypo. Now, I'm on 100 mcg. ... (3 replies)
... in other words, thyroid hormone works in a lot of the body's tissues to help "turn on" other genes, and so it takes a while for the entire cascade to take place. ... (39 replies)
Tree Frog
Dec 31, 2002
... weeks is not typically long enough to know how well a dose works, due to the fact that T4 does not saturate to the cells before a certain time span...it is how the body works. Hormones are not like a drug that works fast. It is a natural body product. The body takes tiem to recover. ... (6 replies)
... Interesting. i too had been on armour and gave it 2 years before realizing it wasnt working for me. ... (16 replies)




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