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    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    3/9/2008 1:56:32 PM

    Reviewer: Patrice Tomlin, Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Have been taking this medicine with the same dosage 50mg for seven years.

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    3/5/2008 9:07:16 PM

    Reviewer: Linda, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I've been on this medication for 3 months. No noticeable +'s. Hair loss is really concerning. I've also noticed an increase in migraines but didn't attribute them to this medication until I read other reviews.

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    3/5/2008 12:28:48 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am a 24 year old female who was about 30 lbs. overweight, depressed, had hot flshes, and was always exhausted when I found out about my Underactive Thyroid. I have been on 75mcg for about a year and a half. It has taken this medication this long to stabalize my condition but, finally I am happy about the results. I have started to lose weight, about 20 lbs.), my hot flashes have disappeared for ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    3/4/2008 11:36:58 AM

    Reviewer: mz toni, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    i am taking this medicine with adipex prescribed by my pcp i havent noticed anything yet. im afraid because it clearly says no to use with a diet pill, but hopefully my doc knows what he is doing

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    2/28/2008 9:59:29 AM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    The first doctor who diagnosed my hypothyroidism prescribed a very lose dosage of 25 mg. My PCP upped it, and that was much more effective. My PCP now wants to lower the dosage after 90 days, because my thyroid is functioning very well. I am a bit nervous, but suppose that this is typical treatment, and does seem to make some sense. He recommends that I do another blood test in 7 weeks, before he ... Show Full Comment

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