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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 54,266
Levothyroxine 22,138
Cytomel 10,138
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Levothyroxine vs Tirosint

Levothyroxine
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Tirosint
Other name: Synthroid Synthroid
Other name: Synthroid Synthroid
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Hypothyroidism
1.5
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Hypothyroidism
3.1
Concern level
3.6
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Hypothyroidism
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperthyroidism
Thyroid Problem
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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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Anxiety
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Palpitations
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Headaches
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Insomnia
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Exhausted
3
Allergies
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Nausea
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Anxiety
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Hair Loss
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Weight Gain
6
Palpitations
5
Headaches
5
Feeling Hyper
4
Insomnia
4
Weight Loss
4
Nausea
3
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About Levothyroxine
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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I was feeling awful on generic levothyroxine my hair was...
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" I am using Tirosint. It is awesome! The doc said he only trusts this med ...back to other pills. I was feeling awful on generic levothyroxine my hair was falling out I gained weight I was tired and bloced... "

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only problem with Tirosint capsules is the out of pocket...
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" \"The only problem with Tirosint capsules is the out ...of the grocery $; Yet I prefer Tirosint capsules over any other ...the others I have tried; Levothyroxine tablets I get big migraines. With Armour... "

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levothyroxine, all of them causing terrible problems with...
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" ...tried several tablet forms of levothyroxine, all of them causing terrible problems with my stomach. I have absolutely no problems with Tirosint so I love it, but my insurance company pays nothing... "

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carpal tunnel, tarsal tunnel, joint pain, and muscle aches...
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" ...ago and was on Levothyroxine(137mcg). I started having carpal tunnel, tarsal tunnel, joint pain, and muscle aches 4 months ago(the muscle ...couple years ago(financial problems.) My symptoms are worse on... "

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and tension brought on by the Tirosint reaction. It...
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" Well...I stopped Tirosint!  And thankful I did!  Those debilitating ...delivery method.  I have to take a levothyroxine pill.  I also took 100 ...L-Theanine to reduce the anxiety and tension brought on by... "

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Tirosint but switched to Levothyroxine because of the cost....
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" I was on Tirosint but switched to Levothyroxine because of the cost. I haven't noticed any difference in the meds. My only complaint is... "

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Once I was switched from levothyroxine to Tirosint it was...
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" ...I was switched to HCT I noticed a reduction in symptoms. Once I was switched from levothyroxine to Tirosint it was even better. I still have some bouts with MC but that... "

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have never had any side effects from Levothyroxine. I am...
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" ...doctor and research I've done, Levothyroxine was pulled off the ...a smell and have never had any side effects from Levothyroxine. I am now on Tirosint, 137 mcg. It is much more expensive than... "

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lost the worst symptom that normal levothyroxine in pill...
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" ...Eutirox which is tablets of levothyroxine to Tirosint in mono doses ...about 6 weeks ago I have lost the worst symptom that normal levothyroxine in pill form gave me i.e.bad sweats. I have been on this... "

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body reacts. When taking the Tirosint and cytomel. I felt...
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" ...plan my body reacts.  When taking the Tirosint and cytomel.  I felt drugged no other way to ...fall a sleep.  I have insomnia when I have taken levothyroxine generic, synthroid and Tirosint. Also, it... "

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