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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
7/10/2008 2:22:59 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started taking this medication about a month ago. I feel way more tired than before, and with me, I can't gain weight, but I have seen an improvement with that. When they called to tell me about my test results they were not really clear on anything, they told me to just take it in the morning. I had questions but they didn't really know. I am taking half a pill everyday, and I am starti ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
7/8/2008 4:07:49 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
6/27/2008 1:00:58 AM

Reviewer: neil99, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Being a 32 year old my DR almost fell out of his chair when he got my lab tests back.... A non working Thyroid and a Testosterone level of 180! (normal for my age 500-900) Going on my first month of Androgel (Gel Tesosterone)and Synthroid have to say I have not felt this good in 10+ years. From my moods to workouts all the way to my sex life. Not sure what one is helping more but the combo did the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
6/25/2008 12:56:10 PM

Reviewer: Laurie, 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I went to the doctors to have my yearly physical. I been feeling very tired, never sleeping and haven't been able to loose weight even though I work out all the time. I had a blood test and I was told that I have a underactive thyroid. I was put on the Generic brand of Synthroid. I been on it for almost 4 months now. I was told by my doctor that I would probaly loose the weight, sleep bet ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
6/17/2008 10:47:14 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on Synthroid for about 8 years. I tried the generic, but it didn't work for me. My TSH levels have always been low, but my T3 & T4 have been right on. The doctor has tried to lower my dose to bring the TSH down, but had to fight to keep it where it was. Finally found a doctor that said as long as I feel good and my T3 & T4 are where they should be, then it is OK. Don ... Show Full Comment

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