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  • Loss of taste with use of Methimazole

    Sept. 17, 2014, 9:52 a.m.

    Hello - Yes, loss of taste is a potential side effect of methimazole, although I've actually heard more...

  • How about itchy eyelids?

    Sept. 17, 2014, 9:44 a.m.

    Hello - I haven't heard of this, but one thing you might consider is using some cleansing wipes specifically...

  • Graves' and TED - Status update

    Sept. 17, 2014, 9:41 a.m.

    Thanks for the update! I've definitely heard of waiting 6 months between OD and strabismus, but not sure I've...

  • Side Effects From my antithyroid medication

    Sept. 17, 2014, 9:22 a.m.

    My daughter was diagnosed with Graves not long ago and was taking Methimazole 60mg per day for 4 weeks when...

  • Loss of taste with use of Methimazole

    Sept. 17, 2014, 9:03 a.m.

    Has anyone experienced loss of taste while on Methimazole? If so, how long did it take for sense of taste to...

  • How about itchy eyelids?

    Sept. 16, 2014, 6:58 p.m.

    Yes, I pretty much have eaten the same for decades, that's why when I DID try something brand new to me and...

  • How about itchy eyelids?

    Sept. 16, 2014, 6:11 p.m.

    Nope. I have had LOTS of eye issues, but not this one! Itching is as bad as pain. Darn, sorry this is...

  • How about itchy eyelids?

    Sept. 16, 2014, 4:44 p.m.

    I know there have been a lot of posts and threads about puffy eyelids, but has anyone had their upper eyelids...

  • Graves and now period of a fib

    Sept. 16, 2014, 4:44 p.m.

    Stacy. (reply to wilson below too) and brondack! wow. with that opinion, that is confusing and tough!! IF you...

  • Graves' and TED - Status update

    Sept. 16, 2014, 4:33 p.m.

    Hi all, Apologies for the infrequent posting. Life, Graves' and TED moving along at light speed. I am still a...

  • Trying to find the sweet spot after TT

    Sept. 16, 2014, 10:20 a.m.

    Hi all - Most doctors do prefer to prescribe a brand name replacement hormone (Synthroid, Tirosint, etc.)....

  • pregnant with graves, ft4 shot up

    Sept. 16, 2014, 10:15 a.m.

    Hello – We do have a number of posters here who have had successful pregnancies while taking anti-thyroid...

  • Hi I`m a newbie and would really appreciate some advice.

    Sept. 16, 2014, 9:59 a.m.

    Thanks for the update! One issue to keep tabs on post-RAI is to make sure that your doctor is looking at Free...

  • OD is done!

    Sept. 16, 2014, 9:55 a.m.

    I would take “better than expected” as great news. Take care - and keep us posted!

  • Graves and now period of a fib

    Sept. 16, 2014, 9:53 a.m.

    Hello - This is way out of my area of expertise, but perhaps a 2nd (or 3rd?) opinion would give you some...

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