How effective is Synthroid for Overactive thyroid (Hyperthyroidism)?
Summary: 143 Synthroid users have rated its effectiveness for Overactive thyroid.
Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
This is a review of how effective Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is for Overactive thyroid 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 93,823 Synthroid users)
Overactive thyroid (extra secretions from thyroid) can be treated by Levothyroxine Sodium, Synthroid, Methimazole, Tapazole, Propylthiouracil, Levothyroxine Thyroid. (latest reports from 8,074 Overactive Thyroid patients)
On Feb, 27, 2015: 143 people are studied for taking Synthroid in Overactive thyroid
Synthroid effectiveness for Overactive thyroid (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Synthroid for Overactive thyroid * :
|Overactive thyroid||82.52%||17.48% |
Age of people who take Synthroid for Overactive thyroid * :
|Overactive thyroid||0.00%||0.70%||1.40%||5.59%||9.79%||25.17%||25.87%||31.47% |
Who find Synthroid more effective for Overactive thyroid?
Gender of people who find Synthroid more effective * :
|Overactive thyroid||77.50%||22.50% |
Age of people who find Synthroid more effective * :
|Overactive thyroid||0.00%||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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Is it the medication or is it from hypothyroidism.
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