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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

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


Long term Synthroid effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism

Synthroid effectiveness for Hyperthyroidism (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall420395525
Long term
(1+ years)
212334725

Gender of people who take Synthroid for Hyperthyroidism * :

FemaleMale
Hyperthyroidism82.52%17.48%

Age of people who take Synthroid for Hyperthyroidism * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyperthyroidism0.00%0.70%1.40%5.59%9.79%25.17%25.87%31.47%

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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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • want to know if i can take levothyroxin with all these medications
    atorvestatin and thyroxin do not work together---???

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • 2weeks after starting to take synthroid 25 mg., I started with urgency & frequency urinary discomfort at night to the point where I cant get comfortable to sleep...now I am 2 months in taking the synthroid and my discomfort is so unbearable it brings me to tears... I do get kidney stones often, but was ruled out...had a pelvic ultrasound, found bilateral cysts....and last week had a cystoscopy to rule out other...all clear, urologist diagnosed me with Interciystal cystitis...I think the synthroid has something to do with it...my Doctor just switched me to Armour Thyroid today...I will try anything at this point

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • chronic rash, fatigue, chronic Hyperthermia

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