95 patient evaluations for Levothyroxine

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Jul 11, 2015 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 18, 2015 (Started Mar 14, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    Mild (hair loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily

Feb 24, 2015 (Started Mar 14, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    Mild (hair loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2015 (Started May 12, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 10, 2014 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hashimoto's thyroiditis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mcg (0.1 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2014 (Started Nov 29, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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...

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2014 (Started Oct 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    Mild (jittery feeling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 24, 2014 (Started Mar 23, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (hair loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 12, 2013 (Started Mar 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hashimoto's thyroiditis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 137 mcg (0.137 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: Increased dosage from 125 to 137.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 4, 2011 (Started Mar 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Hashimoto's thyroiditis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 137 mcg (0.137 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: Make sure to keep on top of your TSH readings but more importantly your subjective feelings (fatigue level, bowels, skin, heart palpitations, etc). I have been extremely hypothyroid and then went hyperthyroid. Now just trying to balance it.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 28, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for hypothyroidism)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 20, 2013 (Started Feb 10, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hashimoto's thyroiditis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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