How long does it take for synthroid medication to work
Save your draft before refreshing this page. I was on mcg, and then had it lowered to mcg. If you do, take it out of the carbs, not the protein.
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I work out with weights and do 30 minutes on eliptical 3 days a week and do an hour long zumba class twice a week. The strange effects are mostly mental. I feel like I need a I am seeing an internist with interest in Endocronology. Your symptoms and limited test results sound like you could possibly have hypothyroidism due to the most common cause, which is Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.
This is because levothyroxine products, including Synthroid, are narrow therapeutic index NTI drugs. I was trembling and couldn't sleep, my dose was too high.
December 11, I was diagnosed with hashimoto's thyroiditis. Can't drag myself off the settee. Synthroidone of the most commonly prescribed brand name medications in the U. The doctor may disagree and tell you that the T4 med will adequately convert to T3, but that is only a possibility, not a foregone conclusion. Someone described it like being shot out of a cannon.
I totally agree about ignoring TSH. After 6 months, much better, now it's a year and I'm still improving. Creating a morning routine with Synthroid is an important step in managing your hypothyroidism. If you're still feeling weird in a week, ask to get your TSH checked.
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I can totally understand the horrible side effects. They say 6 weeks.