85 patient evaluations for Levothyroxine

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25yrRA
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25yrRA
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 54
Condition: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) 18 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
I am: g
I have:
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

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Aug 21, 2016 (Started Sep 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 25 mcg (0.025 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: I am unsure as to which way my thyroid problem goes, high or low, but continue to take the Levothyroxine as prescribed.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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bearhug
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Data Quality: 2 stars
47 years
Female
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ATEC
  • Speech: 0
  • Sociability: 12
  • Sensory/Cognitive Awareness: 2
  • Health/Physical Behavior: 27
  • ATEC score: 41
I have:
Asperger's

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Aug 17, 2016 (Started Mar 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mcg (0.1 mg) Daily

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FibroMom63
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FibroMom63
Gender: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: Most
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Some
Stickman: most
Description:F52y
FM:13y Dx
CFS:24y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Mar 23, 2016 (Started Mar 06, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis)
  • side effects
    Severe (Dizziness (vertigo))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mcg (0.025 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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rainydaygirl
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rainydaygirl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Little
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: most
Description:F72y
FM:27y Dx
CFS:8y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Feb 5, 2016 (Started Jan 10, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mcg (0.025 mg) Daily

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PHEONIX
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PHEONIX
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Sensation: None
Overall: None
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: mild
I am: g
I have:
MS

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Sep 28, 2015 (Started Feb 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 90 x 150 mcg (0.15 mg) Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Oct 5, 2010 (Started Feb 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for General health)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 125 mcg (0.125 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: important to take every day
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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NapkinNotesDad
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NapkinNotesDad
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 47
Condition: Renal Cell Cancer 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vg
I have:
Renal Cell Cancer

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Sep 14, 2015 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Cold intolerance)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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

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Sep 7, 2015 (Started Jan 01, 1985)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 125 mcg (0.125 mg) Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

Feb 4, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 1985)

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

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    Mild (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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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mzooms
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mzooms
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Bulbar: mild
Arms: severe
Chest: none
Legs: moderate
I am: g
I have:
ALS

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Aug 15, 2015 (Started Aug 06, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mcg (0.15 mg) Daily

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

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Aug 11, 2015 (Started Feb 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily
Advice & Tips: HAVEN'T NOTICED ANYTHING DIFFERENT.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 16, 2014 (Started Feb 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Hypothyroidism)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mcg (0.05 mg) Daily

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CarynH
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CarynH
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 44
Condition: Crohn's Disease 6 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Moderate
I am: b
I have:
Crohn's Disease

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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

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