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

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rainydaygirl
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rainydaygirl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Little
Stickman: all
Description:F72y
FM:26y Dx
CFS:7y 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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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: moderate
I am: vb
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: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 43
Condition: Crohn's Disease 4 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
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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AcornTree
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AcornTree
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 1
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
32 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: vb
I have:
Schizotypal personality disorder

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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

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Mirrianda
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Mirrianda
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Most
external_stress: Some
Stickman: all
Description:F48y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:23y Dx
I am: g
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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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

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gothceltgirl
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gothceltgirl
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Most
Sleep: All
Stiffness: Most
function: Little
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F41y
CFS:10y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
ME/CFS

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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...

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LiveOn
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LiveOn
Gender: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 0
External Stress: Severe
28 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: b
I have:
Bipolar II

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Jul 1, 2014 (Started Oct 15, 2013)

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

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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:5y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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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

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