Levothyroxine

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Levothyroxine, also L-thyroxine, synthetic thyroxine, or 3,5,3',5'-tetraiodo-L-thyronine, is a synthetic form of th...
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Levothyroxine for Hypothyroidism
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Does Levothyroxine cause Brittle Nails ?

#138 in Levothyroxine discussions - 36 posts discuss Brittle Nails with Levothyroxine. Brittle Nails is #138 concern in Levothyroxine discussions.
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better and other symptoms like dry skin, brittle nails...
" ...all, I was diagnosed with Hashimoto's Disease at the end of jan 2010. My doctor prescribed Levorythoxine 25mc once a day 1 hour before breakfast. After a few days I started feeling better and ot... "

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Levothyroxine for 2 years and still have many symptoms...
" ...anyone tried to combine Armour with Levothyroxine? I have been taking Levothyroxine for 2 years and still have many symptoms e.g. extreme tiredness, sore mucsles, brittle nails , dry lips , mouth... "

I've been taking Levothyroxine and will find out today...
" Vicki,I too have the brittle nails, low energy and my skin is dry. I've been taking Levothyroxine and will find out today if my dosage is... "

am experiencing 'brain fog', anxiety, have brittle nails...
" ...to manage my levels. I am now on 100mg of Levothyroxine once a day and am feel appalling...I am extremey tired, have dry and itchy skin and scalp, am experiencing 'brain fog', anxiety,... "

as well: sleeping problems, minor hair loss, brittle nails...
" ...Levothyroxine for about 5 months now. I just developed my hypothyroid problem shortly after having my 5th child. (I have other problems as well: sleeping problems, minor hair loss, brittle nails,... "

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I had been taking levothyroxine all that time This...
" ...10 months I'm waking feeling sick, utterly exhausted napping when my daughter naps My nails are brittle my hairs coming out and ...misdiagnosis I had been taking levothyroxine all that tim... "

as well: sleeping problems, minor hair loss, brittle nails...
" ...Levothyroxine for about 5 months now. I just developed my hypothyroid problem shortly after having my 5th child. (I have other problems as well: sleeping problems, minor hair loss, brittle nails,... "

my levels are getting out of whack though, my hair falls out...
" ...on 175mcg levothyroxine, and FINALLY going to see an endochrynologist (sp?). I know when my levels are getting out of whack though, my hair falls out in clumps, my nails are brittle, and NOTHING... "

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and I ended up going hyper and my hair was falling out...
" ...endo decided to take me off Thyrolar and put me on levothyroxine, and I ended up going hyper and my hair was falling out all over the ... to loss of hair, brittle nails, loss of eyebrows?... "

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have had enough and just stopped taking Levothyroxine and...
" ...side effects of Levothyroxine I was described Levothryoxine ...itchy dry skin, brittle nails, thinning hair but ...anyone felt like they have had enough and just stopped taking Levothyroxine ... "

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