Is decreasing a dose slowly as important as increasing?
I just found out that the effects of an overdose of thyroxin can last for weeks. My docs don't feel qualified to answer my question....
Thyroxin and not being able to lose weight
In preparation for my 65 year old health check today, I did some research on this site and was shocked that GPs and other health professional...
please tell me when is the best time to take thyroxin i have always took mine in the morning is it a stimulant i have been on it since 1986...
hi is it normal to have sweats and tremor when taking low dose thyroxin or do i stop it thanks...
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Recently diagnosed as hypothyroid
Hi all, I’m 40 years old and have just been diagnosed with an underactive thyroid....
Hi I stopped taking my medication about 2 months ago ,Will i get side affects ,I was down to 50 m....
occurrence of regular phlegm in throat
Im a Thyroid patient and taking 112.5mcg Thyroxin sodium tablet, regular occurrence of phlegm in my throat is the main problem. What is the t...
Self medication and heart problems or the great NDP fail.
Hi everybody, I want to warn against self medication and too much T3. Around 4 years ago I decided to replace my NHS thyroxin with NDP Armour...
First T3 test ever
Hi, I'm 73 and been on Thyroxin for 23 years, now reaching the dizzy heights of 150 mcg one day and 125 the next. 27 to 4.3 ) Free T4 17.2 Fr...
Eye problems - chelazion, blepharitis.
Hi there, I was just looking up blepharitis on the hypo group as have it myself, and 9 weeks ago woke up with a completely shut, swollen eye,...
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....
That means TSH levels are going to fluctuate and dosing would be incorrect....
I have allways taken my thyroxin in bed about a hour before getting up for the last 7 days getting headache within 5 mins of taking any ideas...
Endo appologised to me she had looked into prescribing me t3 and because u am intolerant to all forms of t4 she was missinformed and IS able ...
30 years on Thyroxin
However my Dr's have never explained the symptoms of an under active thyroid and it's only now, at 50, feeling so tired, very low and struggl...
Had two blood tests three months apart, still borderline what happens now as doctor wants to see me on 100 of thyroxin....
Tsh level - any advice?
My tsh has fluctuated over the past 12 months between 5.6 and 3.4 before I was put on 25mg thyroxin in Feb 17. Since then my medication has b...
Iron deficiency is associated with Hypothyroxinemia and Hypotriiodothyroninemia in the Spanish general adult population: Di@bet.es study
Surely, if the TSH test is so exquisitely sensitive and is the best test for hypothyroidism, it would reveal the lower FT4 and FT3 levels reg...
Seeing Endo tomorrow
I am seeing my Endo tomorrow, but not until 5.15. I am hoping he will do blood test,s should I still take all my meds during the day....
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