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Condition: Mild Underactive Thyroid
5/16/2014 12:22:36 PM

Reviewer: hank2216, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Weight gain, increased and on constant depression, sleep problems and tired most of the time. Been on Med for 3 weeks. Going to get another blood test to see what is going on.

Condition: Mild Underactive Thyroid
12/15/2013 5:58:17 PM

Reviewer: Sally1, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was diagnosed with an Underactive Thyroid 20 Years ago!! Going to the doctor because I just couldn't loose weight & was loosing my hair by the bucket full.... I was put on thyroxin, I have yo yoed with weight in all those years loosing 1 stone in total, by taking fat pills, I've put on 4 stones & to date the 4 stones is still here! The tablets are no use whatsoever, I only have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Mild Underactive Thyroid
9/10/2013 12:40:44 AM

Reviewer: anansi, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I felt great before taking this drug and had no symptoms besides weight gain. Since taking I have rapidly gained 9 more pounds have become fatigued. Feel nausea, have no appetite, having digestive problem and not sleeping well.

Condition: Mild Underactive Thyroid
8/5/2013 10:42:13 AM

Reviewer: Debra Green, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
have a bit more energy.

Condition: Mild Underactive Thyroid
5/27/2013 10:45:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i've been on this for about 6 months, I've noticed that most of my symtoms have gone away. But I am worried because I've gained about 15 pounds! Any ideas?

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