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Haven't had much appetite and had little nausea and lost a few lbs since total thyroidectomy 1 wk ago. Can this happen. On synthroid (thyroxine).?
Synthroid (thyroxine): Synthroid (thyroxine) could cause this; however, it is unlikely since you've only been taking it for a week -- with the exception of the nausea. The anesthesia used for surgery may have some effect. In addition, your body is healing from the surgery and the release of certain hormones may be involve in this as well. Other medication may also contribute ( ie: post surgery antibiotics). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I never feel good tired nausea dizzy on wellburtrin Synthroid (thyroxine) and klopopin I lay in bed all day what's wrong with me the doctors don't help me ?
Not clear: I would definitely make sure your Thyroid hormone levels are well regulated and this is simply done with a blood test. All psychotropic drugs can interact with each other and you may be experiencing something like that. It would be helpful to know how long you've been on those meds and the doses. Of course, it could be a non-medication related condition and follow up with you doc is crucial. ...Read more
Just started taking 88 mcg of Synthroid (thyroxine) for Hypothyroidism. Have been feeling awful, nausea, dizzy and drowsy. Will this pass? In how long?
Been prescribed Prochlorperazine Maleate for vertigo and nausea but can I take it with my thyroxine and my thyroid condition? How best to take it?
Dosing: I suggest a 3-4 hours break between dosing. ...Read more
Tsh .007 and all things point to lowering my Synthroid (thyroxine) but I have moderate/severe nausea that does not coincide. Not preg/flu/sick very worried!
Tsh .007 means my Synthroid (thyroxine) needs lowered but I have had moderate nausea over a week and not a symptom hyperthyroid not preg/flu/sick this concerning?
Nausea, fatigue, low appetite, headaches, vision changes, seeing spots, irritable, hot flashes. All related to TSH .007 needing lower Synthroid (thyroxine) or no?
get checked: A TSH that low usually means the dose of synthoid might be too high.. Check with the doctor who put you on the meds to see what the next step is. ...Read more
Hashimotos in remission. Off Synthroid (thyroxine) a year. Normal thyroid tests. High tsh. Blindinheadaches nausea rapid weight loss im down 30 lbs in short time?
Huh?: I am having trouble understanding the question. High TSH would be an "abnormal" thyroid test and would indicate that hashimoto's is not in remission. This could cause your symptoms. If your TSH is normal i would suggest a visit to the doctor for evaluation as rapid weight loss or accelerating wt loss is not generally a good thing. ...Read more
Over 1 week all day nausea low appetite bad headaches fatigue not pregnant not flu/sick TSH .007 do I need higher Synthroid (thyroxine) or pituitary issue?
Hyperthyroid: Tsh value of .007 suggests hyperthyroid state and you may need to reduce the dose of synthyroid. Please consult your doctor asap. ...Read more
Headaches, dizziness standing, nausea, cold flash, tremors, ears ring, malaise, sleep disturbances. TSH normal but lower. Synthroid (thyroxine) makes worse. ???
Need for examination: Your symptoms do not lend to a proper evaluation in this forum. It would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation and adjustment in your medication dose. ...Read more
Can the daily combination of propranolol, synthroid, zoloft, wellbutrin, (bupropion) and omeprazole cause nausea?
Following biopsy surgery I have been woozy. 2 .5 weeks later still woozy. Have tried anti nausia, stopping thyroxine for 4 days as suspected overdosed pre surgery.
My mother complains from nausea most of the time, she's 60 years old, she has hashimotos thyroiditis and takes levothyroxine.What is the cause?, cure?
Hypot taking levothyroxine, have enlarged thyroid with swelling on left side what would cause this also hoarse, tired, joint pain, moody, sometimes nausea?
Unclear symptoms: Many of your symptoms could be from hypothyroidism if your thyroid blood levels are too low. The thyroid swelling should be evaluated by your doctor, with an ultrasound, maybe scan. A goiter can sometimes interfere with inside structures, although it usually does not. It is also possible your symptoms are not related to thyroid. ...Read more
I had thyroid cancer 6 years ago and take levothyroxine. Why if i drink a beer or two i wake up very hung over and feel nausea and my stomach hurts.
Alcohol intolerance: Thyroid hormone is like a furnace spark for your entire metabolic system and every cell , alcohol is like poring gas on this fine system , also some lack the enzyme specially some asians , to break down alcohol , your problem may have correlation , some people even have allergy to alcohol , it is good you don't have to drink and get sick ...Read more
I've been taking levothyroxine now for a year and lately it's been making me feel sick. What should I do? The past month and a half maybe 2 months I haven't been taking it everyday because it makes me feel that bad. I get a period every 2 months and never
Get tested/Brand: Around your age there can be large changes in the dose required for levothyroxine. You need to make sure your doc is closely monitoring you! Also, levothyroxine is the generic name for Synthroid, Levoxyl, Levothroid, etc. The generic will be whatever the pharm has in stock. Some people resp diff to the fillers in the med. You need to find the one that agrees with you & stay on one brand. ...Read more
Hypothyroidism: When thyroid hormone is low people symptoms are highly variable from person to person. Some people do not have symptoms from mildly low thyroid hormone. Symptoms depend on degree of deficit and amount of time the hormone has been low. Here are some symptoms that are possible; fatigue, constipation, weight gain, cold intolerance and dry skin. ...Read more