How effective is Synthroid for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter (Graves disease)?
Summary: 51 Synthroid users have rated its effectiveness for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter.
Overall ratings: 4.1/5
Long term ratings: 4.2/5
This is a review of how effective Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Synthroid
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Synthroid 93,746 users)
Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter
Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter (disease of the thyroid enlargement twice or more) can be treated by Methimazole, Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothroid. (latest reports from Diffuse Thyrotoxic Goiter 306 patients)
On Dec, 22, 2014: 51 people are studied for taking Synthroid in Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter
Synthroid effectiveness for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Synthroid for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter * :
|Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter||84.31%||15.69% |
Age of people who take Synthroid for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter * :
|Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.76%||11.76%||35.29%||15.69%||25.49% |
Who find Synthroid more effective for Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter?
Gender of people who find Synthroid more effective * :
|Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter||82.50%||17.50% |
Age of people who find Synthroid more effective * :
|Diffuse thyrotoxic goiter||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||10.00%||37.50%||17.50%||25.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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3 moths to try just a little bit harder... Thanks depo!!
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