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Armour Thyroid for Hypothyroidism
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Does Armour Thyroid cause Irregular Periods?
Irregular Periods is a known side effect of Armour Thyroid
#98 in Armour Thyroid discussions - 27 posts discuss Irregular Periods with Armour Thyroid. Irregular Periods is #98 concern in Armour Thyroid discussions.
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I possibly have PCOS which can cause irregular cycles, maybe...
" ...be b/c I started Armour thyroid in Dec, maybe thats throwing my cycle off. All this time being hypo I had a pretty regular cycle. It may have showed a few days late, but always came! I possibly... "
link to fibro pain. All the stupid blood tests don't work...
" ...and hormones. When they put me on Ortho Tri Cyclen for the irregular periods, ALL of my fibro ...in less pain on Armour Thyroid hormone. They need to do more studies on the hormone link to fibro... "
rrently take Armour thyroid, at a TSH-suppressive, full...
" ...a low dose of Synthroid for years, and it didn't feel like it did anything. I had difficulty losing weight, even on induction, was always cold, had crippling fatigue, and had always had very... "
ork if I am on the armour thyroid med.? Should I expect t...
" ...and am very optomistic. I am hypothyroid (currently on armour med.), have irregular periods, cystic ovaries, and also cystic acne. I am currently on my 2nd month of \"toxinout\" (finished 3mos. of... "
currently take 180 mg of Armour Thyroid , my last period w...
" ...I currently take 180 mg of Armour Thyroid , my last period was over 40 days ago, before that it was 31 day. I have always been between 28 - 30 days. I couldn't possibly be pregnant, my husband had... "
aking the armour thyroid? Doc put me on birth control but I...
" Heavy or irregular menses also symptom of high estrogen ...? Each month I have a very heavy flow which drains me. It's ...I can take while taking the armour thyroid? Doc put me on birth... "
am taking 3 grains of Armour Thyroid . My periods a...
" recent irregular periods and hashimoto's I was diagnosed ...w/ Hashimoto's. I am taking 3 grains of Armour Thyroid . My periods are becoming ...in April or May and numbers are fine. I am so confused... "
fter starting the Armour thyroid. If she misses a dose she...
" ...her early teen years. The irregular periods also took a toll-- because ...only 2 days after starting the Armour thyroid. If she misses a dose ...knows it! DD still takes calcium/magnesium supplements but... "
doctor prescribed armour thyroid 60mg. The last wee...
" ...opinion?? i have always had irregular periods(every 3-6mo). I went for my ...for my thyroid. My doctor prescribed armour thyroid 60mg. The last week of ...23 of Dec. She prescribed megestrol for 14... "
first post I am on Armour thyroid, 30 MG x 3 per day. I...
" ...my first post I am on Armour thyroid, 30 MG x 3 per ...I was on a very low dosage of levothyroxine, but it did not help me at all. ...and it caused me to miss a period. Don't really know what to... "
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