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How effective is Synthroid for Thyroid gland removal?

Summary: 102 Synthroid users have rated its effectiveness for Thyroid gland removal.

Overall ratings: 3.7/5
Long term ratings: 3.9/5

This is a review of how effective Synthroid (levothyroxine sodium) is for Thyroid gland removal 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 93,791 Synthroid users)

Thyroid gland removal

Thyroid gland removal can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl. (latest reports from 1,908 Thyroid Gland Removal patients)

On Jan, 30, 2015: 102 people are studied for taking Synthroid in Thyroid gland removal




Synthroid effectiveness for Thyroid gland removal


Long term Synthroid effectiveness for Thyroid gland removal

Synthroid effectiveness for Thyroid gland removal (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall111293526
Long term
(1+ years)
07172922

Gender of people who take Synthroid for Thyroid gland removal * :

FemaleMale
Thyroid gland removal87.25%12.75%

Age of people who take Synthroid for Thyroid gland removal * :

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Thyroid gland removal0.00%0.00%0.00%2.94%15.69%20.59%27.45%33.33%

Who find Synthroid more effective for Thyroid gland removal?

Gender of people who find Synthroid more effective * :

FemaleMale
Thyroid gland removal78.69%21.31%

Age of people who find Synthroid more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thyroid gland removal0.00%0.00%0.00%3.28%18.03%19.67%22.95%36.07%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Syntroid and pruritus
    I have been on levothyroxine for more than ten years and have had two episodes, each lasting over several months of unbearable itching. Doctors seem to deny any connection but are also unable identify the cause of the itching. None of the tests pick anything. Antihistamines are not much of a help. I am still in the throes of the second episode and life is plain, simple miserable.
  • Thrush while on prograf
    I am a health provider at an emergency room and had a patient come in because of a food bolus and when i examined his oral/pharynx I noticed he had thrush. Patient stated it has been their for a while. Patient also stated he has been having progressive difficulty in swallowing. Pt is a kidney transplant patient and has been worked up for other causes of his thrush (including HIV, as per patient results neg) and everything came back negative. I can only conclude that maybe the prograf which is a immunosupressent can possible be the cause
  • Cardio version caused fingernail abnormalities
    Right hip fracture. When prepping for surgery AFIB was found. Surgery was cancelled and they attempted to get AFIB under control. Finally, cardioversion was performed. When my nails started to grow out they all had two horizontal lines that cause the nail to break when it grows out to that point.
  • Synthroid and breast enlargement
    I have went from a B-C cup size to a D cup in the past 8-9 months.
  • Double vision on levothyroxine
    Diagnosed with under active thyroid in January 2011. Noticed onset of double vision in January 2014. Blurred vision and double vision worsened to such an extent that my glasses prescription has changed three times in less than 7 months. All the symptons I experience are a direct result of taking Levothyrixine and have increased as my dose has been increased.

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  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • If i have a glass of wine or alchol I have pain near chest bone and my system does not seem to process the alchol as well since having my thyroid removed and
    being on synthroid. I was pulled over and charged with a dui after consuming
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