53 patient evaluations for Levothyroxine taken for the purpose of 'Hypothyroidism'

Mirrianda
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Mirrianda
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F47y
CFS:22y Dx
FM:5y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Apr 15, 2015 (Started May 12, 2005)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: Just take it as soon as you get up you have to take it on an empty stomach anyway drink a full glass of water with it you only need to wait like 30 to 45 min before you can eat
Cost: < $25 monthly

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AcornTree
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AcornTree
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Moderate
31 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Schizotypal personality disorder

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Feb 24, 2015 (Started Mar 14, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: i'm definitely a little thinner than if i wasn't taking it, and i had been really irritable and moody before taking it, after i had damaged my thyroid

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rose5
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rose5
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: mild
I am: b
I have:
Parkinson's

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Aug 16, 2014 (Started Feb 06, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: I have just started to have some changes in my blood work concerning my thyroid; but nothing major.

Jul 14, 2012 (Started Feb 06, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily

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gothceltgirl
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gothceltgirl
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 40
Condition: Hashimoto's Thyroiditis 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

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Jul 1, 2014 (Started Nov 29, 2014)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: It only seemed to delay the return of all of my worst hyporthyroid symptoms. It did not help me. My symptoms all return after a few weeks taking this: slow metabolism, sensitivity to cold, aches & pains, sensitivity to stimuli, lethargy...

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wesson
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wesson
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Unreported
Fatigue: Unreported
Sleep: Unreported
Stiffness: Unreported
Function: Unreported
External_stress: Unreported
Stickman: unreported
Description:
FM:4y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 24, 2014 (Started Mar 23, 2006)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Slight
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: I do not think this medicine is helping at all. My hair is still falling out even though the information says its only temporary. I have been taking it for at least 5 years. I also have a quivering internal feeling all the time and have trouble sleeping
Cost: < $25 monthly

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jrobwellness
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jrobwellness
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Sex: M
  • Age: 68
Condition: Diabetes Type 2 7 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: vg
I have:
Diabetes Type 2

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Feb 10, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 1991)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 125 mcg (0.125 mg) Daily

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motherg00se
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motherg00se
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 52
Condition: Diabetes Type 2 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Diabetes Type 2

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Aug 28, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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CutiePengu
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CutiePengu
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Sex: F
  • Age: 52y
  • Duration: 46 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
0 seizures
7 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jul 16, 2013 (Started Mar 15, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Advice & Tips: Check out all your options BEFORE starting this medication. You can get off it herbally, but before you start it, please check your options first.
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 16, 2012 (Started Mar 15, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 25 mcg (0.025 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: I feel that this is not the right medicine for me, or that it should be higher, as after 12 years of being on it, I still don't feel that there is a change in my thyroid.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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IlliniMS
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IlliniMS
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: None
Cognition: none
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: mild
I am: b
I have:
MS

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Mar 4, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 75 mcg (0.075 mg) Daily

Jul 7, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 75 mcg (0.075 mg) Daily

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 75 mcg (0.075 mg) Daily

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Wavewatcher
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Wavewatcher
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Severe
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: moderate
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

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Feb 4, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 1985)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 125 mcg (0.125 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: I keep box where I will take this first thing in the am when I get up.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

Jul 28, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 1985)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Hypothyroidism: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 125 mcg (0.125 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: Medication is in box in bathroom where I take it when I first get up in am. The thyroid problem has caused some weigh gain.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

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