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Question: Synthroid dosage

 Jawsfan4 - Fri Aug 12, 2005 7:26 pm

I have severe hypothyroidism and have recently been put on 1000 mcg of synthroid per day. What risks and side effects are there from a dosage that is that high?
Thank you.
 dskyxoxo - Fri Aug 26, 2005 6:09 pm

what are your symptoms and how do you cope with them. I have a similar condition. Please advice your experiences. But the dosage seems pretty high (I'm not a doctor) Mine is only 121 mcg (recently upgraded from 75mcg) do to major problems in my neck and throat.

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