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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 (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 (number of people):
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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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