New and question concerning medicine
Could someone help me read my thyroid test results from 3 separate dates? She diagnosed me with hypothyroidism based on her review of my medi...
Good Morning, Have not posted in awhile have new labs, this has been 3 years this month since total thyroidectomy for cancer....
The many names of levothyroxine
This is an attempt to educate HU's artificial intelligence as to the many, many names of levothyroxine and T4 - around the world....
THYROID BLOOD TEST RESULTS
To Gray Goose, thanks for your replies, here are my blood test results: Free T4-1.08 T3-92 . My new doctors recommendations are to increase m...
Levothyroxine for Sluggish Thyroids: Weekly or Daily?
The drug levothyroxine ( Synthroid, Levoxyl, others ) has long been the treatment for sluggish thyroids or hypothyroidism. Indian researchers...
Free t3 levels
Im going I can bet some help figuring out if my free t3 level is optimal. Free t3 289 Ref range 222-383 free t4 1.1 Ref range 0.8-1.6 I can't...
My doctor thinks because my TSH is 1.7 ( the only one he gave me ) that he doesn’t have to change my strength of thyroid meds. When he starte...
My levels look ok TSH is 0.653 T4 is on the high end if normal, T3 is middle normal. My meds was on generic levothyroxine and doctor decided ...
Tsh lowered w NDT spread out at lower dosage amounts?
Questions finally: 1 ) did it seems like I was overmedicated in the first place on 2 1/4 grains per the above noted test results? 2 ) current...
Started having pronounced symptoms approx 8 months ago. I only take Levoxyl which has not helped....
Still fatigue and anxious
T4 1.35(0.65-1.34 ) and TSH is 0.463(0.358-3.740 ) so I think I'm getting there....
Meds Decreased yet labs are doing the opposite:
Most recently I was on 175 mcg of Synthroid and skipping every Sunday to equal up to 150 mcg. Ironically, my docs want to lower my T4 but sin...
He said there are a couple of reasons why my TSH level and such arent evened out....
price difference between T3 and T4
To compare the two, here are average prices from pharmacies near where I live, for both T3 and T4 made by Pfizer/King....
T4 & Hair loss
About 6 months ago I took levoxyl ( T4 ) for a month and stopped. Some of my hair fell out....
New labs after synthroid increase
Help Help Help I had partial thyroid is removed June 23rd 2014, then total thyroidectomy November 9th 2016 and have had problems ever since i...
Switched to T4 and need advice on what to do next; labs, etc:
TT last year and started on 150 Levoxyl, added in T4, swapped for NDT and switched back to T4 as of 1/16. I started at 125 T4 and 5 T3 but dr...
Levoxyl (Eutirox), anyone able to clear up their Myxedema on this?
I've been on Levoxyl for 3 weeks. Started off on 25mcg the 1st week....
How Adrenals Can Wreak Havoc
-Having strange reactions or hyper-like symptoms when trying to raise natural desiccated thyroid or T3 ( palps, shakiness, whatever....
I'm currently on 150mcgs of Levoxyl, so I'm trying to figure out how much T3 I'll take and what the process is....
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