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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.
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What is Cytomel
Cytomel (latest outcomes from 2,576 users) has active ingredients of liothyronine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.
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.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 23 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||91.30%||8.70% |
Age of people who take Cytomel for Hashimoto's disease * :
|Hashimoto's disease||0.00%||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 * :
|Hashimoto's disease||85.71%||14.29% |
Age of people who find Cytomel more effective * :
|Hashimoto's disease||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.14%||28.57%||42.86%||21.43% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- 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 ...
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