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Hypothyroidism (pronounced ) is a condition in which the thyroid gland does not make enough thyroid hormone. (a deficiency of thyroid ...
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Synthroid 45,262 Levothyroxine 16,396 Cytomel 7,960
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Armour Thyroid vs Westhroid

Armour Thyroid
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Other name: Nature Throid (Nature Throid)
Other name: Nature Throid (Nature Throid)
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Desiccated thyroid or thyroid extract, refers to pig (or mixed beef and pork) thyroid glands, dried and powdered for medication use. As an animal product, it is not suitable for use by vegetarians. Some religious dietary laws object to the use of ...
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Desiccated thyroid or thyroid extract, refers to pig (or mixed beef and pork) thyroid glands, dried and powdered for medication use. As an animal product, it is not suitable for use by vegetarians. Some religious dietary laws object to the use of ...
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Desiccated thyroid or thyroid extract, refers to pig (or mixed beef and pork) thyroid glands, dried and powdered for medication use. As an animal product, it is not suitable for use by vegetarians. Some religious dietary laws object to the use of ...
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Desiccated thyroid or thyroid extract, refers to pig (or mixed beef and pork) thyroid glands, dried and powdered for medication use. As an animal product, it is not suitable for use by vegetarians. Some religious dietary laws object to the use of ...
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Thyroid's Spring 2009 Reformulation Causing Problems For...
" Armour Thyroid's Spring 2009 Reformulation Causing Problems For Some Thyroid Patients: Some Patients Switch to Nature-Throid and... "

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ow. Originally I took Armour Thyroid but when there was s...
" Armour Thyroid versus Westhroid? Hi everyone -I have been ...years now. Originally I took Armour Thyroid but when there was shortage I switched to Westhroid. Recently I have switched back... "

to WesthroidI've been taking Armour Thyroid for the past 6 m...
" ...I've been taking Armour Thyroid for the past 6 ...get it anymore. My doctor has switched me to Westhroid. I had lots of ...to come back! Does anyone know much about Westhroid and what I should... "

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noticing increasing depression, sleeplessness, headaches...
" ...of Armour Thyroid, my doctor prescribed Westhroid as a replacement. That was about 2 months ago. I have been noticing increasing depression, sleeplessness, headaches, etc. Another doctor suspects... "

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ensitivity so I switched to Armour Thyroid and am now on W...
" ...chemical sensitivity so I switched to Armour Thyroid and am now on Westhroid. If you are recently taking it--it might take your body some time to adjust to it and make sure it's the right dosage.... "

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to Armour thyroid because after 30 years my Levothyroid...
" I had to change to Armour thyroid because after 30 years my Levothyroid wasn't working. The itching ...live on Benadryl. My doctor just switched me to Westhroid by RLC labs.... "

id's Spring 2009 Reformulation Causing Problems: Some Patie...
" ...on this topic. Forest Pharmaceuticals: Armour Thyroid and Thyrolar are Still Back ...Couldn't Care Less http://thyroid.about.com/b/2009/07/01/fo....t-care-less.htm Armour Thyroid's Spring 2009... "

00: How To Switch From Synthroid To Armour Thyroid...
" ...is my opinion...I have been on Westhroid since being on Synthroid for ...you. I would prefer the Westhroid/Armour. There is a chart that ...Oct 2000: How To Switch From Synthroid To Armour Thyroid "

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ents. Does anyone have anopinion that has allergies like my...
" ...have both thyroid-S and Westhroid and am trying to decide which one to order. I think I have less of a headache with the Westroid but looking on the stop the thyrod madness it looks like armour has... "

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May of 2014 and was doing quite well with no side effect...
" ...Forest Laboratories, the makers of Armour Thyroid, was bought by the drug company Actavis for $25 million. I recently finished a batch that I had on hand since May of 2014 and was doing quite well... "

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