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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 93,720 users) has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland) (latest reports from 30,985 patients) can be treated by Levothyroxine Sodium, Synthroid, Methimazole, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothyroxine Thyroid.

On Oct, 31, 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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  • Hashimotos and compictaions
    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 ...

  • I use levothroxine can i develop overactive bladder with continued use?
    I seeing A new doctor about 5 years ago. The drug I had been using before was from an animal source. New doctor prescribes Levothyroxine and I began taking it as prescribed and gradually the frequency and volume of urine increased until I would get up from sleep in the middle of my sleep cycle to ...

  • Does/can inulin (chicory root extract) interact with lithium?
    I am taking all these antibiotics for 14 days to get rid of the H Pylori bacteria in my stomach. I want to replace the good bacteria lost and avoid diahhrea by taking a probiotic daily. However, I have noticed the use of inulin (chicory root extract) in the probiotic. I need to know if I can take th ...

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