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Armour Thyroid + Synthroid


#1

HI,
Im HYPOthyroid taking synthroid 200mcg + doc put me on Armour thyroid 60 mg. Is it possible to gain weigh on this. my test result shows im overmedicated...thyreotoxicosis TSH 0.01, T3, t4...behind the normal range. i exercise 6-7 days ( weights+ lot of cardio, high intensity)

im female 5'6" 32 115lb


#2

If you are overmedicated, why don't you adjust your medicine properly?

All the medicine does is give you optimal hormone levels, so of course you could gain weight or lose weight or whatever you wanted to do while on it, as long as you are training/eating properly for your goal.