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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
5/12/2008 11:02:13 PM

Reviewer: Martha, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/3/2008 11:13:00 AM

Reviewer: selmac, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been diagnosed 6 yrs. ago using Levothyroxine, steadily increasing dosage according to blood tests to keep Triglicerides in balance. Using Armour less than one year now. At first good results, but now have para-thyroid hyper activity causing dangerously high calcium levels in blood and urine. A parathyroid scan using Technetium irradiated injection revealed no abnormalities. Doctors are ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
5/1/2008 1:00:07 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
When i first started Armour, I was very gasey in the a.m., so I started taking it at night. Works well now. But I am still tired!

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
4/11/2008 9:23:13 AM

Reviewer: Barbara, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have an underactive thyroid and had gained weight, loss of hair, etc. I was on levothyroxine, also tried cytomel and T3 combinations....nothing worked properly. I've been on Armour 90mg for one month and feel better, and lost 5 pounds. Hopefully, my endocrinologist found the right medication for me!

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
4/8/2008 11:55:00 AM

Reviewer: kleighsdeedee, 19-24 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:
Armour has truly changed my life!Living with hypothyroidism is so hard in itself, that I'm glad I found a medication that makes me feel "normal" again.Before being diagnosed, I had all of the terrible symptoms. Weight gain, thinning hair, inability to tolerate cold and heat....but being on this medicine for the past 3 years has been wonderful! I recently gave birth in December 07' ... Show Full Comment

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