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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 44,356 Levothyroxine 15,577 Cytomel 7,715
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Other name: Synthroid (Synthroid)
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Levothyroxine, also L-thyroxine, synthetic thyroxine, or 3,5,3',5'-tetraiodo-L-thyronine, is a synthetic form of thyroxine (thyroid hormone), used as a hormone replacement for patients with thyroid problems. The natural hormone is chem...
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Levothyroxine, also L-thyroxine, synthetic thyroxine, or 3,5,3',5'-tetraiodo-L-thyronine, is a synthetic form of thyroxine (thyroid hormone), used as a hormone replacement for patients with thyroid problems. The natural hormone is chem...
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Quote: My mom's been on synthroid for years and years....
" Quote: My mom's been on synthroid for years and years. ...She hasn't heard of oroxine.... "

elen...lol I started on 100mcgs of Oroxine ( think it is...
" ...didn't lose Helen...lol I started on 100mcgs of Oroxine ( think it is the same as Synthroid ) straight after my TT and at 9 days post op my TSH was 6.7 (.3-5.0). Didn't have any problems with the... "

I am now taking the 100mcgs Oroxine (same as Synthroid I...
" ...last. I am now taking the 100mcgs Oroxine (same as Synthroid I think) I'll have to ...confused when I read the board. Because you had cancer I presume that your doc wants your TSH... "

If you were taking more Synthroid than 150 mcg (.15...
" Oroxine is a brand of levothryoxine ...the range dosage. How much Synthroid were you taking? If you were taking more Synthroid than 150 mcg (.15 mg), ...may need more of the... "

only just started on Oroxine so have not taken any diet...
" I have only just started on Oroxine so have not taken any diet pills but two ...It does send your heart rate up so wonder with the synthroid drugs if this would really exacerbate that side... "

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am on 100 mcgs of Oroxine..which is a generic t...
" ...a different way. I had a HUGE allergic reaction to a particular type ...That was not fun! I try to do things that won't trigger the depression , not easy always ...to think straight. I am on 100 mcgs of... "

on Synthroid 25 but have worked myself up to Levoxyl...
" I was started on Synthroid 25 but have worked myself up to Levoxyl 88. The dosage depends on your labs and your symptoms. Sorry I guess I was mislead by my first doc who told me you're labs not... "

cut...lolI am on 125mcgs of Oroxine (I live in Australia) Ba...
" ...my throat cut...lol I am on 125mcgs of Oroxine (I live in Australia) Basically ...it is the same as Synthroid. Surgeon put me on 100mcgs ...slowly (12.5mcgs) otherwise I got diarrhea. Compared to a lot... "

ich is Thyroxine Sodium, am I right in thinking it woul...
" ...is that I have had diarrhea and pain under my ...3.8 (2.6 - 6.0) I am on Oroxine which is Thyroxine Sodium, am I right in thinking it would be the same as Synthroid? Doc is away for a... "

or helping and listening.Oroxine is the same as your US...
" ...Thanks for helping and listening. Oroxine is the same as your US synthroid, from what I have read and understood Oroxine is only T4... "

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