Levothyroxine

51,078
Discussions
Share your experience
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Levothyroxine, also L-thyroxine, synthetic thyroxine, or 3,5,3',5'-tetraiodo-L-thyronine, is a synthetic form of th...
Read on Wikipedia
3.0
5 51081
Satisfaction score
?
Based on medical discussions around the web
Rate it yourself
Your rating:
Your rating has been added!
Levothyroxine for Hypothyroidism
51,078 conversations around the web about Levothyroxine to help you make a decision
We analyzed what people said about Levothyroxine and compared it to other Hypothyroidism medications
Share your experience
3.0
Satisfaction score
?

Does Levothyroxine cause Brittle Nails ?

#137 in Levothyroxine discussions - 48 posts discuss Brittle Nails with Levothyroxine. Brittle Nails is #137 concern in Levothyroxine discussions.
content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 48 discussions
www.thyroidboards.com
ter and other symptoms like dry skin, brittle nails an...
" Levothyroxine Right Dosage? Hi 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... "

healthunlocked.com
dealing with brittle nails, hair loss/thinning, constipation...
" ...doc switched me to levothyroxine 50mcg), followed by another test in 2012 showing a .26. After that subsequent tests were back in the 1.0 to just over 2.0 range until now (these are generalized... "

www.medhelp.org
evothyroxine for 2 years and still have many symptoms...
" ...Hello, Has 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... "

www.sparkpeople.com
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... "

thyroiduk.healthunlocked.com
xperiencing 'brain fog', anxiety, have brittle nails and...
" ...taking varying levels of Levothyroxine to try 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... "

healthunlocked.com
me from 75mcg synthroid to 50mcg of levothyroxine. Now...
" ...which time my doc switched me from 75mcg synthroid to 50mcg of levothyroxine. Now in 2015 my tsh ...stay on same dose of levothyroxine (no t3 or t4 was ...last 6 months I have noticed more brittle nails and... "

www.healthboards.com
as well: sleeping problems, minor hair loss, brittle nails...
" I have been on 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,... "

www.patient.co.uk
vothyroxine all that timeThis is so frustratingWitho...
" ...10 months I'm waking feeling sick, utterly exhausted napping when my daughter naps My nails are brittle my hairs coming out and ...a misdiagnosis I had been taking levothyroxine all that time This... "

www.healthboards.com
as well: sleeping problems, minor hair loss, brittle nails...
" I have been on 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,... "

www.sparkpeople.com
my levels are getting out of whack though, my hair falls out...
" ...now back 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... "

Your Saved Posts ()

The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Back to Signup
Please wait...

Free drug savings card,
Free visit with an online doctor!

Free drug savings card, Free visit with an online doctor!

Join Treato today and receive this special offer