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... When treatment first begins, symptoms can worsen until the body adjusts to the dose, or new symptoms might appear. This could explain your ER visit with severe dizziness. ... (1 replies)
... I switched to 90 mcg armour from 125 mcg levothyroxine several days ago and don't feel any difference yet.Only symptom is tiredness. ... (3 replies)
... You may start to feel better in a few days, but your bloodwork may not show the desired effect for 4-6 weeks. (10 replies)

... motivation, fatigue, and lethargy for a very long time. It even caused me to fail out of this entire year of university. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks I will try to keep going. Unfortunately last night I also had diarrhea all night which again I think is down to the medication. It is hard to believe such a small dose and tiny tablet can effect someone so much. ... (3 replies)
... Levothyroxine isn't a quick fix like aspirin is for a headache. It takes weeks to build up in the cells and to effect meaningful change in symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... Hello all. This is my first post on a health site. About a month ago, I was diagnosed with hypothyroid, which, I believe, I have had for years. ... (2 replies)
... I am told melatonin can help relieve jet lag and wanted to take it for my long flights. ... (0 replies)
... my T4 levels are now high after using levothyroxine 100mcg so have temporarily come off them. ... (1 replies)
... obbly few weeks, my gp described it as almost going cold turkey from the 400mg of ptu and 100mg of atenalol beta blockers so felt really tired and quite nauseaus for a while but after a few weeks felt better than I had in years and wished I'd had the surgery beforehand! ... (5 replies)
... sulfatrim DS, for a UTI on Monday. Nurse that prescribed it was aware of my hypothyroidism, and I can't see any evidence of a drug interaction from it. ... (0 replies)
... er the past few years that sound a lot like hypothyroidism. A little over a year ago I went on medical leave because the fatigue, pain and brain fog was too much to work through. I had been pushing myself very hard up until the end trying to deal with it and it kept getting worse. ... (4 replies)
Thyroid Concerns
Dec 27, 2012
... Hello GG. Welcome to the wild and wacky world of things thyroid. I have not been thru the trials that you have, but I have been doing a lot of research due to my hypo condition. ... (2 replies)
... rtigo etc... and have been put on 50mg Levothyroxine. My results were T4 14.5 and TSH 7.35. The doc said that she'll do a more detailed blood panel in two months to test how my medication is going. ... (3 replies)
... Here are my results for the thyroid testing. ... (15 replies)
... ave both Graves and Hashimoto's and worry over my children. I watch them like a hawk and make the MDs test their thyroid levels and antibodies yearly. I refuse to let something start and not be caught early if I can help it. ... (1 replies)
... Registered on here today to seek advice for v.similar situation to Diana. ... (22 replies)
... I know you are a bit young for it, but it is possible given a thyroid issue. It will effect what your optimal range is and my ability to give you my 2 cents. ... (5 replies)
... levothyroxine and was told just to continue with that. But yesterday I doubled from 2.5 to 5 Cytomel. I go for the ultrasound of my thyroid in 4 weeks and see the doctor in 5 weeks. I have one question. I feel like I have a huge lack of self esteem and self confidence. ... (2 replies)
... I have long suspected that it does, though I have not been able to find any definitive proof of that. I have only my own experience to put forth as evidence. ... (1 replies)


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