Review: how effective is Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 27, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.8/5
Long term ratings: 4.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Cytomel (liothyronine sodium) is for Hashimoto's disease. The study is based on 22 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Cytomel
Cytomel (latest outcomes from 2,568 users) has active ingredients of liothyronine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
Hashimoto's disease (latest reports from 6,575 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Cytomel, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid.
On Aug, 27, 2014: 22 people are studied for taking Cytomel in Hashimoto's disease
Cytomel effectiveness for Hashimoto's disease (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease * :
|Hashimoto's disease||90.91%||9.09% |
Age of people who take Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease * :
|Hashimoto's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||18.18%||27.27%||36.36%||18.18% |
Who find Cytomel more effective for Hashimoto's disease?
Gender of people who find Cytomel more effective * :
|Hashimoto's disease||84.62%||15.38% |
Age of people who find Cytomel more effective * :
|Hashimoto's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||30.77%||38.46%||23.08% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I have been on the levo for 2 years so I know that's fine. I have been on the cytomel for a few months but just recently increased the dose by 5 mcg. I also quit smoking at the same time. The discharge is yellow and does not smell or itch.
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took a echocardiogram and it said I have mild to moderate pulmonary hypertension,peak right ventricular systolic pressure at 44
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