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Is Armour Thyroid Safe
Not Recommended: The main reason physicians will tell you not to use it, it that since 2002, the american association of clinical endocrinologists does not recommend the use of desiccated thyroid for thyroid replacement therapy for hypothyroidism (baskin, 2002). In general, desiccated thyroid hormone, does not provide a uniform amounts of levothyroxine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How are high levels of thyroid peroxidase antibody treated (125)tsh (317)ft4(74) is armour thyroid safe im ttc?
Armor Thyroid: Armor Thyroid is a useful alternative to Synthroid and levo-thyroxine in patients who are intolerant to the latter. Since it is made by one company, there is better hopefully quality control that the other 'natural' alternatives out there, so the risks of adverse effects are decreased. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to use prometrium while taking armour thyroid? Should you not take them at the same time of day?
DrugDrugInteractions: Please allow me to get on my soapbox: always ask your prescribing physician & dispensing pharmacist about your medications. Tell them about everything you take, whether prescription or not, including herbs & dietary supplements. There. I'm done. Check out http://goo.Gl/fgcjqg which states no drug-drug interactions. However new studies suggest it's best to take thyroid drugs at night on empty stoma. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After taking Armour Thyroid for 6 months at 120mg/day for borderline subclinical hypothyroidism, would it likely be safe to stop cold turkey?
Check with md: It should not be a problem, but at that dose i would go a bit slow instead of stopping altogether at once to make sure your own thyroid "wakes up" and starts to produce thyroid hormone. If you had hypothyroidism (not subclinical) i would be cautious about this as you can become ill stopping thyroid hormone that your body needs (called myxedema). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Use Armour Thyroid upon waking. Gland removed. Taking Garcinia Cambogia tablets 2 -3X per day ( for last 3 days). Vivid dreams, better sleep.Safe?
Please see below.: It depends on what you mean by safe. You may experience weight gain and begin feeling tired if you continue to take Garcinia. Taken by itself, these unregulated supplements are generally safe. However, the Garcinia may interfere with your thyroid supplement. Thank you. ...Read more
25 yr F, hair loss from Hashimotos. Why does Womens Rogaine have heart warnings, safe for average user? suggestions for hair loss? Armour Thyroid Rx.
How long after beginning Armour Thyroid will your thyroid be balanced? Is it different for everyone?
Also known : Porcine thyroid because its a desiccated thyroid hormone from pigs. In the market safely use for 100 years. Synthetic thyroid came in the 50's and replace it. Still use by some physicians. Depending on the dose you should check your thyroid levels (tsh ) after 8 weeks. And if changes made another 8 weeks. That's the way with synthetic thyroid. Can't find any difference with armour thyroid. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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