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Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/31/2008 12:23:10 PM

Reviewer: waterboy, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been diagnosed with hpyothyroidism since 2002 from a routine employment health program. I mentioned this to my VA dotors and showed them the lab analysis results. They did absolutely nothing. In February 2008, I felt lousy and went to a VA outreach clinic where the doctor revealed that my thyroid was underactive. At that point, he perscribed to me this medication. At first I began to f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/30/2008 12:38:13 PM

Reviewer: alexis, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm 19 and I have been on ever increasing doses of this medication for the past two years. I still don't feel like I have any energy, I'm overweight and can't lose weight, I am constantly nausious, have muscle and joint pain, depression, frequently irregular periods, and diarrhea. I'm also anemic and iron supplements dont mix well with thyroid medications so that is also a stru ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/29/2008 11:22:01 PM

Reviewer: will08, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been taking this med since 94 my doc had me on 200mcg felt great had energy lost weight then switched me to 100mcg tired all the time and gained a lot of weight make sure you find a doctor that knows about thyroid disorder or you will never fill right .I've noticed no real changes since taking this med It may be different for you

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/12/2008 6:55:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Underactive Thyroid
12/11/2008 9:38:03 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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