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    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    9/2/2017 12:45:43 AM

    Reviewer: lw62, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

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    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    8/8/2017 4:10:29 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am taking levothyroxine since January 2017 after I have radioactive iodine done on November of 2016, I started with low dose and now I am on150 mg, which I am having a hard time because I am having trouble sleeping, heart palpitations and pain under my rib cage, headache on my left side of my head, dizziness, tiredness, in other words I am not myself specially since I am very athletic, I run 7 m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    7/6/2017 11:09:25 AM

    Reviewer: Utah gal , 35-44 on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I was on this medication for 3 years. After 6 months it stopped working. Still gained weight, hair loss, swelling in feet and hands. I am an active person that walks 6 miles a day. No matter if I ate right, worked out never saw any difference in weight or side effects from having hypothyroidism.

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    6/12/2017 2:28:02 PM

    Reviewer: vivem37, 65-74 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I am taking Levothyroxine since October 2016. it has help me but no enough to feel like my old self. so I took it upon myself to add multi vitamins and minerals and it made a big difference to how I feel. Yes I do know that those doctors treating us for thyroid problems don't care if we get better or not. shame on them ! going to stop seen mine and try another one. he only test for TSH and fre ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Underactive Thyroid
    6/12/2017 1:13:34 PM

    Reviewer: missy p73, 35-44 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I've had hypo for 40 years and was on synthroid mostly until the docs said levo was cheaper and synth wasn't covered under my current insurance and I've been getting worse for years w/the exceptions of losing weight only during the times I couldn't eat due to stress, working strenuously. The doc doesn't take me seriously and never suggests anything besides me being o a diet and ... Show Full Comment

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