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    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    2/26/2009 11:49:31 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    my thyroid medication,levothyroxine 25 mg. in the am makes my head feel strange and woozy. it also makes my stomach upset and it takes a long time for me to be able to go any where or drive if I take it.

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    2/17/2009 5:36:53 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

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    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    2/16/2009 10:08:26 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this med for almost 10 years.Started out with .25 had to increase over the years now at 112mcg. It helped a lot with my energy level in past years, now I guess old age is catching up with me. My biggest challenge is to space my Vitamin supplements throughout the day especially calcium since I cannot take the vitamin in the morning. Oh one thing never went away, I am still cold all t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    2/15/2009 12:57:34 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on this medication since September of 2008 I started on 50 MCG and the doctor has increased the dosage to &5 MCG and I have not had any results. Still have the swelling of the legs, cold intolerance, puffy skin especially around the calfs and feet, and most of all weight gain. This is very frustrating when my diet has changed to more healthy food.

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    2/9/2009 3:22:38 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:

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