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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Synthroid Oral.

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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
8/2/2008 3:35:42 PM

Reviewer: motherbair1, 45-54 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 was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and Graves about a year and a half ago. Things had gotten so bad that I couldn't get through the day without sweating excessively,havings bouts of angina,high blood pressure and being VERY depressed. After seeing half a dozen doctors my cardiologist ordered bloodwork and found that I was hyperthyroid and sent me to an Edocrinologist at the Baylor Clinic in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
7/15/2008 3:13:46 PM

Reviewer: Pat, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm up to 200mcg daily, gaining weight, still tired and muscle aches are worse than before synthroid. My doctor says there is some other problem other than htpothyroidism. I think she's full of it. I asked her why my symptoms are worse than before I startedtaking synthroid. She said it's just a coincidence.

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

Reviewer:

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

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