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How effective is Levothyroxine sodium for Thyroidectomy total?





Summary: 8 Levothyroxine sodium users have rated its effectiveness for Thyroidectomy total.

Overall ratings: 3.5/5
Long term ratings: 4.0/5

This is a review of how effective Levothyroxine sodium (levothyroxine sodium) is for Thyroidectomy total and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Levothyroxine sodium

Levothyroxine sodium has active ingredients of levothyroxine sodium. It is often used in hypothyroidism. (latest outcomes from Levothyroxine sodium 70,120 users)

Thyroidectomy total

Thyroidectomy total (complete removal of the thyroid) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium. (latest reports from Thyroidectomy Total 37 patients)

On Dec, 18, 2014: 8 people are studied for taking Levothyroxine sodium in Thyroidectomy total




Levothyroxine sodium effectiveness for Thyroidectomy total


Long term Levothyroxine sodium effectiveness for Thyroidectomy total

Levothyroxine sodium effectiveness for Thyroidectomy total (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall02222
Long term
(1+ years)
01012

Gender of people who take Levothyroxine sodium for Thyroidectomy total * :

FemaleMale
Thyroidectomy total87.50%12.50%

Age of people who take Levothyroxine sodium for Thyroidectomy total * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thyroidectomy total0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%37.50%50.00%0.00%

Who find Levothyroxine sodium more effective for Thyroidectomy total?

Gender of people who find Levothyroxine sodium more effective * :

FemaleMale
Thyroidectomy total100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Levothyroxine sodium more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Thyroidectomy total0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%75.00%25.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • From this study (12 months ago):

  • I have been on the above mentioned blood pressure medication for 20 yrs my side effects have always been night sweats and a nasal drip but ive coped with that. ,I had a total thyroidectomy 12 yrs ago and have regular checks for that but 2 yrs ago my hair fell out over a period of a year, this has obviously caused me so much distress but I was not under stress at the time it happened I have had all the general treatment steroid lotion, injections in my head, steroid tablets to no avail,im desperate for any help but my dermatologist said its so hard to treat and I feel fobbed off.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • My new doctor found my T3 levels extremely low and T4 levels elevated. I was increased to 137 mcg/day of Synthroid after my thyroidectomy secondary to thyroid cancer. My endocrinologist only checked TSH for monitoring thyroid function and I have felt very poorly, in general for a number of years. I've had two lumbar back surgeries--an artificial disc at L5/S1 and a fusion at L4/L5. I have fairly significant further degeneration above the surgery levels found a couple of yrs. ago with a CT scan. No one has been able to tell me why I may have developed DDD, and through my research, came across the information linking hypothyroidim / Synthroid dosing with DDD. Any feedback would be most appreciated.

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