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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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Levoxyl vs Synthroid

Levoxyl
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Synthroid
Other name: Synthroid Synthroid
Other name: Levothyroxine Levothyroxine
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
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2.3
Concern level
3.5
Helpfulness
for Hypothyroidism
2.6
Concern level
3.3
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Hypothyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hashimoto's Disease
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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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Allergies
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Insomnia
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Feeling Hyper
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Exhausted
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Anxiety
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Insomnia
3
Allergies
2
Exhausted
2
Feeling Hyper
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About Levoxyl
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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About Synthroid
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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" ...Synthroid. I was on Levoxyl and I was having headaches on a daily basis. My Dr switched me to Synthroid, no headaches but I... "

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" ...to Naturthroid. I have been on synthroid and levoxyl and have problems with both. Synthroid works better but I have noticed some pretty severe joint and muscle pain problems. I researched... "

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" Hello I switched from synthroid to levoxyl a few months ago.  I was itchy and breaking out... "

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sure. When I switched from Levoxyl to Synthroid, I noticed...
" ...med is my thyroid. I take Synthroid, and numerous doctors have said it's better than the generic. I ...not sure. When I switched from Levoxyl to Synthroid, I noticed my palpitations were less... "

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if i don't feel well soon i'm switching back to levoxyl...
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" ...was 5.9. so now im on 75mcg of synthroid and thyroid is normal. i have also tried ...my tsh was normal. i'm going to stick with the synthroid a little longer if i don't feel well soon i'm switching back... "

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I started takin Levoxyl because synthroid was more...
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" ...a month of synthroid I started takin Levoxyl because synthroid was more pricey.  I noticed with Levoxyl I always had this heavy feeling in my head.  Like a headache was lingering.  I hated the... "

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to Synthroid and changed to Levoxyl. My Estrogen is...
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" ...time so she reduced the synthroid and added T3 and I started to feel better except my stomach. Then I got tired again. then I figured out I was allergic to Synthroid and changed to Levoxyl. My... "

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d I felt worse than I did when I went in there. He ch...
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" ...sick? I started on Levoxyl and I felt worse than I did when I went in there. He changed my meds to synthroid and it made a difference for now. It just has been hard losing the weight. I have... "

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me to Levoxyl being that it absorbs better and supposedly...
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" ...of my hair on Synthroid and I wasn't responding well physically. My dr decided to switch me to Levoxyl being that it absorbs better and supposedly more bio-available. I've been on Levoxyl... "

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" Hi bettyboop, I also was on Synthroid in the beginning and switched to Levoxyl. My dr has told ...a high dose of Synthroid and it wasn't working well for her. Upon switching to Levoxyl she had big... "

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