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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
7/2/2015 1:43:59 PM

Reviewer: Sam, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was on Synthroid for about a year but switched to Tirosint due to gastrointestinal symptoms. I feel much better on this medication.

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
6/30/2015 10:33:35 AM

Reviewer: crowe farm, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this medication from the moment it became available, never could regulate thyroid with synthroid but with Tirosint 88mcg my TSH has been on spot. Have not had any side effects and feel great...

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/22/2015 10:22:53 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My hair is finally growing back and blood levels normalized within two months of starting this medication. It's expensive but for me it is worth it.

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/17/2015 6:42:41 PM

Reviewer: Silverstroke, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Hashimotos diagnosis over 4yrs. ago...You name it I have tried it !!!! Naturethroid!,Synthroid, Cytomel and generic T4. I now take Tirosint 50mcg.daily and at the end of 6 months my T4 is WNL. HOWEVER....none of my other labs are normal and have actually worsened!!!!! MY ENDO SEEMS TO THINK THIS IS FINE....HE is NOT the one experiencing severe leg pain,sleeping 10-12 hrs.per night along with a da ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
3/23/2015 4:32:08 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
First time i stated to take medication for my hypothyroidism stated with 25mcg dosis and i felt great with more energy was really nice new experience and no side effects, then my doctor increased to 50mcg dosis then hell stated with high blood pressure, palpitations, swollen throat, cold sweating and very strong neck, arms, leg pain and swollen hands. Be careful with this drug, call your doctor a ... Show Full Comment

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