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Stopped smoking. On levothyroxin. Blood test showed elevated TSH level. Due to quitting smoking?

quit smoking July 29. at that time was on levothyroxin .137 mg. at that time blood test indicated ....5. did quitting smoking cause this? I have never forgotten to take my medication. am 57 year old female. ...
 

Diagnosed with PTSD with panic attacks. Took Levothyroxine. Chances of having heart attack?

is performed)... I am 44 year old female, also unfortunately I smoke about 15 cigarettes a day for the last 5 ... on Levothyroxine 0.2 mg (0.2 prescribed probably about 4 years now). The pains in my head and chest do seem to go ...
 

How is dosage of Levothyroxine determined?

i have been on levithyroxin for several years. the dosage goes between 100mg to 125mg and back again. After a recent blood test , the new dosage is 88mgs. does that mean my thyroid is working better and I need less or?
 

What are the side effects of Levothyroxine?

swollen parotid glands for 4 weeks, given anti biotics no effect. had thyroidectomy 3 years ago and XXXXXXX been on levothyroxine for 3 years. concerned about side effects ...
 

Suggest dosage for Levothyroxine

Hello, recent lab work TSH 0.187 T4, free 2.05 have been on levothyroxine .137 for approx. a year ... need to adjust levothyroxine? Seems a little extreme to do this for a month. Will see provider ...
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Is Levothyroxine the right medicine for hypothyroidism?

smokes and drinks in excess, would that play a role? ...
 

Suggest remedy for severe acid reflux while on Levothyroxine

I am taking levothyroxine, and I am bad acid reflux with gas. I am taking Prilosec OTC for now ... and no sin of the virus as of 6 mos. ago. I do not drink or smoke. ...
 

Took radioactive treatments for graves disease, now suffer hypothyroidism, advised Levothyroxine. Smoke cannabis. Any negative reaction ?

of levothyroxine is 112 mcg which is all I can tolerate without becoming completely non functional with anxiety and aggitation. I smoke cannabis for HIV/Aids. Is there any proven negative interaction between the two ? I have ...
 

Reddish spots on feet, mild edema, scratchings. Taking Lipitor and levothyroxine. Advice?

, there are 17. I am a 52 year old female and weigh 260 lbs on a 5 6 body. I take Lipitor, Levothyroxine ... donor nephrectomy). I smoke about a pack a day, don t exercise enough, and my eating habits are awful ...
 

How do I quit smoking?

aM TAKING LEVOTHYROXINE SINCE THIS PAST WEDNESDAY. ALSO ON BUSPIRONE 10 MG. FOR NOW TWO WEEKS AFTER A DEATH OF A RELATIVE AND SMOKE POT DAILY. AM HAVING REALLY BAD REACTIONS LIKE VISION BLURRINESS, TINGLING ...
 

Has smoking and alcohol has any effect on hypothyroidism ?

hypothyroidism and takes levothyroxine every day. I smoke pot and I was wondering when my son gets older if he chooses to smoke pot how is his hypothyroidism be affected by that. I don t drink or smoke cigarettes ...
 

Suggest alternative medicine for levothyroxin

Hi,my mom had Hypothyroid and she has been given 50mg of Levothyroxin.She is a heart patient too.The medicine is causing extreme fatigue,headache and mostly palpitation.She is unable to get up from bed ...
 

When is Levothyroxine prescribed ?

WHAT AILMENT IS LEVOTHYROXINE PRESCRIBED FOR. MY PARTNER WENT TO HIS PRIMARY DOCTOR AND THIS MED. WAS PRESCRIBED FOR HIM. MY PARTNER HAS SOME DIMENTIA AND CANNOT REMEMBER THE REASON HE SHOULD TAKE THIS. HE WENT ...
 

What treatment is suggested for Levothyroxine ?

My husband has been diagnosed with Hashimoto s thyroiditis. He has been on Levothyroxine since 12/24/13. Long story short, the past couple of days he has been waking up to nauseating hot flashes ...
 

What are the symptoms of levothyroxine?

I am 41 years of i ve been on levothyroxine since i was 17 a doctor told me my thyroid is like it s not there anymore so it was reduced to 0.075mg from150mg i haven t had meds since april due to no insurance what ...
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hi doc im 30 year hypothyroid mom,my skin iz geting darkr,evry cream iz faild to clear them,rest ov the body specialy back n neck have turned to dark brown....
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Does levothyroxine contains phenylephrine?
Hi, No. Levothyroxine dont have phenylephrine. Both are different compounds. Click THANKS as a token of appreciation. Regards
 
Will Levothyroxine cause thrush.
Hi, Thanks for your query. No, there is no record of such a side effect. Regards,
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