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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
10/8/2008 12:20:50 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm 24 and have used this drug for almost 10 years. All the other drugs did not keep my levels within normal ranges. This has been a good option for me. Other than how disgusting it smells, it is a great drug.

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
8/26/2008 2:21:07 AM

Reviewer: 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:
I tried synthroid and levothyroxin for several years and while it normally kept my thyroid levels within normal range none of the symptoms associated with the disease were alleviated. As I continued to sleep ridiculous amounts, was consistently cold, and continued gainin weight in addition to various other symptoms I decided to try Armour after my mom had successful results with it and have been a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
8/25/2008 8:34:38 PM

Reviewer: Arlene, 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:
I was on Levoxyl as well as Synthroid for many years until someone told me about Armour..I found a doctor that perscribed it for me...it was great!!! but the pharmacy told me that it was discontinued...can someone please tell me is it is....I'm actually scared...I don't want to feel bad again...

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
8/10/2008 11:22:02 PM

Reviewer: Elizabeth, 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 27 when diagnosed with hypothyroidism.... way too young for the POOR quality of life I was experiencing. I had 2 young children, one still an infant, yet had NO energy to care for them. My doctor put me on Synthroid, which helped me for a grand total of 1 month. When ALL of my "hypo" symptoms returned, plus some new ones, and a higher dose of Synthroid didn't touch them, I knew ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
8/3/2008 8:38:13 PM

Reviewer: risawinner, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I took 100mg of Synthroid from 1993-2006, and had many unpleasant side effects-profuse sweating, hair loss, itchy eyes,extreme moodiness,joint pain, weight gain etc. My doctor only lowered the dose when I insisted and was without thyroid medication from 2006-2008. I felt much better,until recently, I would tire easily. I recently went to a new doctor who prescribed a low dose of Armour. I felt mor ... Show Full Comment

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