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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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Does Levothyroxine cause Brittle Nails?

#146 in Levothyroxine discussions - 51 posts discuss Brittle Nails with Levothyroxine. Brittle Nails is #146 concern in Levothyroxine discussions.
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" 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... "

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... "

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... "

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... "

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... "

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... "

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... "

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,... "

doI have been on 125mg levothyroxine for over a year but t...
" ...I have been on 125mg levothyroxine for over a year but the dry skin, fatigue, hair loss, brittle nails and brain fog returned at the beginning of this year. My blood... "

hair was falling out all over the place. I have a quest...
" ...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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