How effective is Synthroid for Hyperthyroidism?
Summary: 143 Synthroid users have rated its effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism.
Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
This is a review of how effective Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is for Hyperthyroidism and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Synthroid
Synthroid has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from 93,858 Synthroid users)
Hyperthyroidism (over activity of the thyroid gland) can be treated by Levothyroxine Sodium, Synthroid, Methimazole, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothyroxine Thyroid. (latest reports from 8,121 Hyperthyroidism patients)
On Apr, 25, 2015: 143 people are studied for taking Synthroid in Hyperthyroidism
Synthroid effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism (number of people):
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