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How effective is Synthroid for Hyperthyroidism?

Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
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 Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is for Hyperthyroidism. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 142 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Synthroid

Synthroid (latest outcomes from 93,730 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland) (latest reports from 30,736 patients) can be treated by Levothyroxine Sodium, Synthroid, Methimazole, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothyroxine Thyroid.

On Nov, 22, 2014: 142 people are studied for taking Synthroid in Hyperthyroidism




Synthroid effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism


Long term Synthroid effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism

Synthroid effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall419395525
Long term
(1+ years)
212334725

Gender of people who take Synthroid for Hyperthyroidism * :

FemaleMale
Hyperthyroidism82.39%17.61%

Age of people who take Synthroid for Hyperthyroidism * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyperthyroidism0.00%0.70%1.41%5.63%9.86%24.65%26.06%31.69%

Who find Synthroid more effective for Hyperthyroidism?

Gender of people who find Synthroid more effective * :

FemaleMale
Hyperthyroidism77.50%22.50%

Age of people who find Synthroid more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyperthyroidism0.00%1.25%2.50%1.25%11.25%23.75%28.75%31.25%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Could fenofibrate cause extreme vaginal irritation?
    (Asked by a 72 year old woman who has Itching,burning Of External Vaginal Area., and takes Levothyroxine Sodium, Fenofibrate)
    might possibly be pre-diabetic...Dr checks blood sugar every 6 mo.

  • Hallucinations and skin thas red and hurts
    (Asked by a 46 year old woman who has Hallucinations.skin Thats Red Like A Sun Burn And Mouth Blisters, and takes Hydrochlorothiazide, Sudafed, Levothyroxine Thyroid)
    I am having horrable hallucinations.manic episodes because i slam on the brakes to avoid people or animals that are not there.i feel like im going to razy.high bood pressure, heavy breathing and anxiety.my face and body have spoys that are like a sun burn and blisters in my mouth.emergency room accu ...

  • Is it okay to take co enzyme q 10 with levothyroxine
    (Asked by a 66 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    Is it okay to take Co Enzyme Q10 with Lovothyroxine. Will it stop my Levothyroxine from working properly. I am also on Simvastaton. Would appreciate any advice on this.

  • Why would i get copd since i never smoked?
    (Asked by a 62 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, PBC, AIH, Asthma, and takes Vitamin D, Calcium Carbonate, Anturol, Morphine Sulfate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Pyridium, Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride, Azathioprine, Proair Hfa, Advair Diskus 250/50, Combivent)
    I have several autoimmune disorders, I was shocked to get the COPD diagnosis since I have never smoked but I had second hand smoke first 23 years of my life. My doctor said my Autoimmune Hepatitis and Primary Biliary Cholingitis set me up for COPD.

  • Have you taken levothyroxine and noticed a ringing in your eyes after taking the medication.
    (Asked by a 66 year old man who has Tinnitus, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    Never had ringing before taking Levothyroxine for thyroid problem.If you have experienced the same please respond when and if you had the same.Thanks

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  • Synthroid and breast enlargement
    (Posted by a 61 year old woman who has Breast Swelling, Breast Enlargement, and takes Synthroid)
    I have went from a B-C cup size to a D cup in the past 8-9 months.

  • Double vision on levothyroxine
    (Posted by a 49 year old woman who has Joint Stiffness, Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness, Itching, Allergy To Food, Allergy To Chemicals, Fatigue - Chronic, Confusional State, Hair Loss, Double Vision, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
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  • I switched to armour ,it's not synthetic.
    (Posted by a 72 year old woman who has Hashimotos Hypothroidism, and takes Synthroid)
    I went off after 7 years on it when I discovered a link to a higher rate of lung cancer. I switched to Armour and it handled the hypothyroidism way better. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3765368/

  • High blood pressure - find the right medication
    (Posted by a 55 year old woman who has Graves Disease, Essential High Blood Pressure, and takes Lisinopril, Losartan, Amlodipine, Levothyroxine Sodium)
    I was going through the menopause with all the usual drama when I started feeling awful. Doc said that my blood pressure was through the roof and prescribed Lisinopril. This gave me technicolour dreams and a runny nose, so he switched me to Losartan. This made me soooo tired that I didn't want to ...

  • Shortness of breath after taking levothyroxine for 8-10 yrs.
    (Posted by a 38 year old woman who has Hypothyroidism, and takes Levothyroxine Sodium)
    I have been experiencing shortness of breath lately when taking the levothyroxine. If I stop taking it for a couple of days my shortness of breath is pretty much gone.

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