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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
6/9/2014 12:36:46 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My energy level did improve but I put on 8 pounds in the first month, got more depressed and had leg and joint pain. coming off it, not worth the weight gain and side effects.

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
6/2/2014 2:27:16 AM

Reviewer: Heaven , 45-54 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/25/2014 8:41:26 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
just started taking it how long before i see any effects from the drug i take 150 mcg have hypothyroid it dont work im always tired i can fall alsleep while smokeing a cig does this drug giv you energy also my weight is out of control went from 210 to 257 pds can i expect weight loss i hope comtact me at my emeil schulzemichael32@yahoo.com please help

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

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