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How effective is Armour thyroid for Hypothyroidism?

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 Armour thyroid (thyroid tablets, USP) is for Hypothyroidism. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 153 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Armour thyroid

Armour thyroid (latest outcomes from 767 users) has active ingredients of thyroid tablets, USP. It is often used in hypothyroidism.

Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) (latest reports from 130,015 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Cytomel.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 153 people are studied for taking Armour thyroid in Hypothyroidism




Armour thyroid effectiveness for Hypothyroidism


Long term Armour thyroid effectiveness for Hypothyroidism

Armour thyroid effectiveness for Hypothyroidism (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall426474135
Long term
(1+ years)
215323732

Gender of people who take Armour thyroid for Hypothyroidism * :

FemaleMale
Hypothyroidism90.20%9.80%

Age of people who take Armour thyroid for Hypothyroidism * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hypothyroidism0.00%0.00%3.27%3.27%8.50%24.84%27.45%32.68%

Who find Armour thyroid more effective for Hypothyroidism?

Gender of people who find Armour thyroid more effective * :

FemaleMale
Hypothyroidism85.53%14.47%

Age of people who find Armour thyroid more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hypothyroidism0.00%0.00%3.95%3.95%6.58%19.74%18.42%47.37%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • 2 drs told me the armour thyroid could NOT cause these pains, they said it was cooincidence that it started right after starting the meds yet the pain is so much less since stopping taking the med, just 1 dose/day missed so far

    i couldnt bare to stand the foot pain was so bad, and to sit, the tailbone pain just as severe, doesnt leave much other than laying~! :(

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