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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/22/2014 12:42:33 PM

Reviewer: tignorx4, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
have been on this meds for 5+ yrs and so far so good hard to get my thyroid regulated go up to around 175mcg down to 137mcg so far for the past few mos have been doing well some slight weight loss no energy drain and overall better attitude I do notice a difference when I do not take the meds regularly do not eat b4 taking meds take 30 mins b4 or 2 hrs after eating Hope this helps someone

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/17/2014 10:31:21 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I aint done shit for me. Thyroid condition

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/14/2014 5:42:11 PM

Reviewer: jcchaner, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I haven't had follow-up blood work yet so I don't know if the med's are working. However, I have a question if anyone here knows the answer too I would appreciate it. It states with the information that comes with the med's you should take med's on an empty stomach, and without dairy products. I can't take it on empty stomach, plus I always drink milk with breakfast. My que ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/10/2014 9:06:49 AM

Reviewer: Beeda, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have Hashimotos and have used for 12 years.THIS DRUG SUCKS. Got frustrated and am looking into Natural Dessicated Thyroid medicine.PLEASE READ "STOP THE THYROID MADNESS" and see what I found out about Synthroid and how is keeps us SICK!!!

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/6/2014 6:16:37 PM

Reviewer: prettysenshi, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this for over a year and feel no better than I did before. In fact, I feel worse. Extreme fatigue all of the time, really dry skin, no sex drive, etc. Wouldn't recommend it.

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