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Dr. David Sneid
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Is 250 mcg of synthroid, (thyroxine) excessive?

Is 250 mcg of synthroid, (thyroxine) excessive?

Probably.: That is 2 1/2 times the average amount needed to treat someone with no thyroid gland. Hyperthyroidism would be a consequence ot taking a high dose. ...Read more

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Can 100 mcg thyroxine dosage cause sleepness nights?

Can 100 mcg thyroxine dosage cause sleepness nights?

Yes: Sure, if it is too much. Have your doctor measure serum T4 and tsh, and adjust the dose. ...Read more

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Can 112mcg to 125 mcg Synthroid (thyroxine) make a difference?

Yes if needed: An increase in dose of synthroid, (thyroxine) even a small increase, can certainly normalize your blood levels, and many people can "feel" the difference in their energy level. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens if i stop taking thyroxine 200 mcg for 1 month?

Could you tell me what happens if i stop taking thyroxine 200 mcg for 1 month?

Hypothyroid: If you are taking it for hypothyroidism, you will start to feel hypothyroid. Sluggish, cold, constipated, puffy, brittle hair, etc. ...Read more

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Can I change from taking synthroid (thyroxine) at night vs the morning? I take 50 mcg.

Can I change from taking synthroid (thyroxine) at night vs the morning?  I take 50 mcg.

Either: It is usually recommended that you take the medicine in the morning about an hour before eating. Fasting prior to the dose appears to be more important than whether it is taken in the morning or in the evening. Therefore nighttime is also fine. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I'm on Synthroid (thyroxine) 50 mcg. If I take two 25 mcg pills will it wk the same as a hole 50mcg tab?

I'm on Synthroid (thyroxine) 50 mcg. If I take two 25 mcg pills will it wk the same as a hole 50mcg tab?

Synthroid (thyroxine): Absolutely. Remember to take synthroid (thyroxine) on an empty stomach. It works better that way. Take it just an hour before you eat. ...Read more

Dr. Joseph Mathews
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