95 patient evaluations for Levothyroxine

Nov 18, 2008 (Started Oct 10, 1988)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 175 mcg (0.175 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: check free T4 and T3 levels often as you near menopause

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Nov 16, 2008 (Started Jul 20, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 125 mcg (0.125 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: Necessary for Hypothyroidism
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Nov 15, 2008 (Started Aug 13, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    Mild (fatigue, dry mouth, vivid dreams, headaches, excessive sweating)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mcg (0.2 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: adhere directions and you will eventually feel better.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dry mouth, vivid dreams, excessive sweating, headaches, fatigue

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