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Accidentally Taking Thyroid Medication
Too much Synthroid (thyroxine): Yes, restlessness and insomnia can occur if blood levels of TSH is low and freeT4 levels(thyroxine) are high because taking a higher dose of Synthroid. Should get a blood TSH level and free T4 levels and adjust Synthroid dosage .Sleeplessness may improve when TSH and thyroxine levels in blood is therapeutic . ...Read more
Amberen&levothyroxin: Yes there is no conraindication for thaking these together. ...Read more
Yes: No problem with this combination.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: But thyroid is ideally taken in the morning an hour before eating anything. ...Read more
Either/or Hydroxyzine HCL or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for getting through medicine induced hyperthyroid anxiety? (Off all thyroid meds, taking low dose propranolol)
Be specific: This is real medicine here. We deal with specifics. What 'sex enhancer' are you referring to specifically? ...Read more
Can you stop taking Synthroid (thyroxine) after (5-6)years of taking it? Borderline -low TSH is why it was prescribed. Dose .050mcg.
Synthroid (thyroxine): You must mean a borderline high TSH for an underactive thyroid. Anyhow, the thyroid does not revert back to its normal level on its own, it ages with us and needs frequent monitoring, i would suggest not to stop it, but this is something you need to discuss with your doctor who knows you best. ...Read more
Will swallowing semen effect my hypothroid medication? (Oroxine 50microgram pills) Should I be waiting half an hour etc after taking my medication?
Not likely: Semen is mainly protein and carbohydrates, but the amount from a single ejaculation episode is rarely enough to change the digestive properties, in terms of your medications. Take your medications as prescribed and recommended by a doctor, but don't allow the angst over medication timing, interfere with an otherwise healthy and safe sex life. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) or any other over-the-counter medication while taking my thyroid medication ?
Yes: Hi. Yes, regardless of whether your thyroid medication is thyroid hormone replacement (for hypothyroidism) or anti-thyroid medication (for hyperthyroidism)...goddess, we hate to guess/assume...you can take OTC meds. No worries. I do hope your stated "brain lesion" is not serious! Good luck! ...Read more
Will diet pills affect my Synthroid (thyroxine) medication. I'm looking into the natural garcinia pill. But i take Synthroid (thyroxine) for thyroid.
I'm taking Synthroid (thyroxine) med once a day and I started taking Herbalife would that in interfere?
Food interactions: To my knowledge, foods like dietary fiber, soybean flower, cottonseed meal, walnuts, calcium and calcium-fortified juices can affect the absorption of levothyroxin Syntroid & interfere with maintaining steady blood levels. So take these foods at the same time each day; and, if possible, avoid taking them within several hours of taking your levothyroxin. Hope that helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Levoxyl (thyroxine) and Adderall: Yes. Theses are medications that can be taken safely together. ...Read more
Yes : These medications do not interact and it is important to take both things. ...Read more
Sure: I can't think of a contra-indication.Get a more detailed answer ›
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