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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Armour Thyroid Oral.

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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
1/26/2014 6:59:15 PM

Reviewer: catlover, 65-74 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 take 60 mg tablets of armour thyroid, but I'm still having symptoms after taking this for about 16 months. had some hair loss, now still very sensitive to cold(and it's been really warm in Phoenix lately), and now I can't sleep due to hearing my hearbeat while lying down at night that started about 6 days ago. I'm very concerned. Doesn't seem like it's faster beat than n ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
1/17/2014 11:18:52 AM

Reviewer: lablover, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Armour thyroid for 65 years and have done extremely well, very healthy for 78.

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
1/8/2014 2:43:51 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I just worry that Armour Thyroid can decrease bone density

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/25/2013 9:47:31 PM

Reviewer: Armour Amor, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Hashimotos' Thyroiditis runs in my family. I developed the symptoms following adrenal cancer surgery around 10 years ago - lethargy, severe constipation and extreme cold even in the middle of the Houston summer heat. Once I got on the thyroid,my symptoms went away immediately. I started at the Armour 60 mg dosage and have stabilized at the 120 mg dosage after 5 years. I don't have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/12/2013 11:13:19 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication made me very ill, I had an extreme allergic reaction and ended up in the emergency room.

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