Login    Sign up

eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community eHealthMe - Personalized health information & community

Personalized health information & community


All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Check symptoms       Tools       Community       Reviews       Q&As       Apps       Professionals
Home > Hashimoto's disease > Cytomel > Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease

How effective is Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease (Chronic Thyroiditis)?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 23 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease >>>

What is Cytomel

Cytomel (latest outcomes from 2,576 users) has active ingredients of liothyronine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Trend of cytomel reports

Hashimoto's disease

Hashimoto's disease (spectrum of autoimmune thyroid diseases (aitds) and is characterized by the destruction of thyroid cells) (latest reports from 2,411 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothroid, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Armour Thyroid.

Trend of Hashimoto's disease reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 23 people are studied for taking Cytomel in Hashimoto's disease




Cytomel effectiveness for Hashimoto's disease


Long term Cytomel effectiveness for Hashimoto's disease

Cytomel effectiveness for Hashimoto's disease (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall12668
Long term
(1+ years)
00157

Gender of people who take Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease * :

FemaleMale
Hashimoto's disease91.30%8.70%

Age of people who take Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hashimoto's disease0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%17.39%26.09%39.13%17.39%

Who find Cytomel more effective for Hashimoto's disease?

Gender of people who find Cytomel more effective * :

FemaleMale
Hashimoto's disease85.71%14.29%

Age of people who find Cytomel more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hashimoto's disease0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%7.14%28.57%42.86%21.43%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Find out which drug is more effective in real world to treat:

What do you think? Post a comment.

Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Hashimotos and compictaions
    (Asked by a 43 year old man who has Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    Type 2 Diabetic last 5 plus years, better part of last 7 years have had ( Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness), taking most of the normal blood sugar meds, thyroid meds , had both hands carpal tunnel released , both elbows ulnar nerve released ( last surgery 8/04/2014 , still out of ...

  • Could bathing with sea salt which is sodium iodide be harmful for hashimoto patients
    (Asked by a 75 year old man who has Hashimoto's Thyroiditis)
    Could soaking in a sea salt (which contains sodium iodide) bath for 20 minutes be harmful to a Hashimoto patient?

  • Has anyone had bad side effects from taking armour thyroid?
    (Asked by a 69 year old woman who has Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, and takes Armour Thyroid)
    Hi, ever since I started to take Armour thyroid last August, I have felt worse and worse. My TSH is responding, but I am still tired, and worst of all I now have all of these symptoms too: muscle aches, nausea, dizziness, vertigo and I can't eat much d't stomach bloating. I wonder if anyone h ...

  • Is it my thyroid or am i mentally ill? diagnosed w/ hashimoto's thyroiditis but untreated - chronic pain unmanaged also
    (Asked by a 54 year old woman who has Spondylosis, Autoimmune Disorder, Asthma Late Onset, Migraine, Degenerative Joint Disease, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Facet Joint Syndrome, Sacroiliitis, Diverticulosis, PTSD, IBS, Traumatic Brain Injury, Pelvic Congestion, Fibromyalgia, Interstitial Cystitis (IC), Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, and takes Albuterol Sulfate, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Maxalt, Oxycodone And Acetaminophen, Oxycontin, Alvesco, Levothyroxine Thyroid)
    I moved to OR from HI and brought all my records, signed releases, and had many diagnoses, all but the thyroid, was being treated and long-term. I also took Oxycontin & Oxycodone for severe chronic pain from bilateral SI joint fusion (right screw protrudes & leg also becomes numb and weak with acti ...

  • Can i use naloxone if i am hypothyroid for weight loss? what dose?
    (Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism--treated, Menopausal Symptoms--treated, Depression--treated, and takes Emsam, Liothyronine Sodium, Synthroid, Estradiol, Lithium Carbonate)
    I am stable with my various conditions--treated hypothyroidism, treated menopausal symptoms, and treated depression. I would like to lose some weight and heard that Naloxone is helpful with this, but can cause hyperthyroidism is the usual alcoholism dose of 50 mg. is used. A much lower dose of 1.5-4 ...

More questions for: Cytomel, Hashimoto's disease

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Wellbutrin triggered hashimoto's thyroiditis
    (Posted by a 54 year old woman who has Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, and takes Wellbutrin)
    I was prescribed Wellbutrin to assist in smoking cessation during my annual physical in August 2000. During the physical I had full blood work done and my thyroid numbers were normal. I began taking Wellbutrin on 9/1/2000. By 9/30/2000 my body essentially went into shock and the doctor thought I w ...

  • Migraine with dyazide
    (Posted by a 50 year old woman who has Severe Migraine, and takes Dyazide, Cytomel, Cyclosporine, Zyflo Cr, Ergocalciferol, Zyrtec, Compazine)
    Took Dyazide for blood pressure escalating due to Cyclosporine. Have history of bad migraines but have not had them routinely for many years. Within 24 hours of starting treatment with Dyazide, severe headache began that lasted throughout the day and eventually led to ER treatment. Was told to no ...

More reviews for: Cytomel, Hashimoto's disease

Recent studies of taking Cytomel in Hashimoto's Disease (Check your drugs):

More related studies for: Cytomel, Hashimoto's disease

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

47 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent updates:

- How effective is Dymista for Allergic Sinusitis? (1 second ago)

- How effective is Cytomel for Hashimoto's Disease? (2 seconds ago)

- Baraclude, Augmentin Es-600 drug interactions (3 seconds ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Weight Gain and Adhd

- Focalin Xr and Weight Gain

- Focalin Xr

- Adhd

- Garcinia Cambogia and Leg Cramps

 

Recent Q&As

- Anyone have severe mouth blisters/ulcers from rituan lasting more than 8 months????
Answer: Mouth ulcers whenever I lower my abilify dosage. Went to d ... (6 hours ago)


- Does a side effect exist through maca (nutrition supplement from peru) like urinary tract infection or a kidney infection?
Answer: I seem to have exact the same simptoms as Klaus, I started ... (9 hours ago)


- Does benadryl work for pet dander?
Answer: In my experience, if a person takes Benadryl regularly the ... (11 hours ago)

 

Recent user reviews

- Jaw pain and naproxen
Taking naproxen for pain relief of mortons neuromas. 500 m ... (5 hours ago)


- Jakavi_side effects on weight gain
Gained 6 kgs after 3 months of using Jakafi 5mg (4 tabs)/d ... (18 hours ago)


- Dyphenhydramine and headaches horrible going one almost 24 hours a day for 4 weeks and cant get them to stop, now looking for cause . think its the dyphenhydramine im taking to help me sleep .
have been taking 3 dyphenhydramine for some time to help m ... (21 hours ago)

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.