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Medicine For Levothyroxine Allergy
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
I meant to take an allergy pill and just realized I took my levothyroxine instead. It's 11pm and I had my morning dose at 8am. What should I do?
What seasonal allergy medications are safe to take with levothyroxine, Jolessa, escitalopram, a multivitamin and a probiotic blend?
I have allergies and hypothyroidism (caused by hashimoto). Any connection? Also, am I more likely to get cancer or diseases? I take levothyroxine.
I have controlled hypothyroidism by taking levothyroxine. However I have chronic allergies producing urticaria and rhinorhea. Which antihistamine best?
Is it safe to take allegra (fexofenadine)-d or allegra (fexofenadine) when I have mild hypothyroidism (hashimoto) & take levothyroxine (25 mcg)? I have yr long allergies.
Yes: As long as you're on brand name replacement and have normal blood levels, and you take the other meds within the recommended doses. ...Read more
Random lip swelling due to allergy or hashimoto's/hypothyroid? Allergist says I need levothyroxine increase- endocrinologist says no, it's an allergy.
Depend what you mean:
If you mean nasal or eye allergy symptoms then no.
If you are getting a rash or more systemic type symptoms this would be possible and could indicate a drug allergy. ...Read more
Would increasing my levrothroxine 125 to higher give me more energy or could it be a combination of my allergies and harmonies that makes me tired?
Wouldn't advise: Inscreasing it on your own, allergies and hormonal imbalance can cause the symptoms you have, please see your doctor, wish you wellness ...Read more
Thyroxine intolerance. Works but have sideeffects. May be allergy. Breathlessness, heartpalp, lot of heat, diarrhea, tsh-3.0, armour, erfa, which is best?
Too much too fast: These symptoms all point to too much thyroid. Since the TSH is not suppressed, perhaps you need to start on a lower dose of thyroid with small increments until the optimal dose is reached. Talk to your physician about this. ...Read more
I have allergies. Itchy eyes, sneezing etc. And I am on synthroid (thyroxine) for thyroid. Which med can I use that won't affect it. Claritin, Reactin? Thanks!
Claritin (loratadine) ok:
Check this link
http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1486-898, 1463-869 ...Read more
My son takes vyvanese, trileptal, and levothyroxine what cold medicines are fine for him to take?
AURI: He can take any cold rx without problem with the above rx. ...Read more
Why would your thyroid become enlarged if your already on levothyroxine and medicine has been properly adjusted.?
We talk of. ..:
Thyroid function and structure separately-
sometimes related, sometimes not
so if function now ok with med
, must address structure issues, ? Nodules, tumor, thyroiditis
see endocrinologists. ...Read more
Since starting levothyroxine just over a year ago, my periods have been further apart. Could the drug be causing this?
I have hypothyroidism and take levothyroxine fasting every day. I heard I need to stay 30 minutes without eating after taking the medicine. Is true?
Yes sensitive med: Administer in the morning on an empty stomach at least 30 to 60 minutes before food. Separate the dose from other vitamins and certain medications (review with pharm) by 4 hours. Also be aware that Soybean flour, soy, grapefruit juice, espresso coffee, cottonseed meal, walnuts, dietary fiber may interfere with absorption of levothyroxine. ...Read more
Never take expired medicine. Get rid of it. Expired medications may be less potent and some actually breakdown and can cause side effects. Below is a site that directs you to places that take back expired medicines (many walgreens particpate)
http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/ResourcesForYou/Consumers/BuyingUsingMedicineSafely/EnsuringSafeUseofMedicine/SafeDisposalofMedicines/ucm186187.htm ...Read more