Reverse T3–do you have this problem in excess? Let’s talk!

This blog post has been updated to the current day and time. Enjoy! Most thyroid patients have heard about T4…the thyroid storage hormone, also called a pro-hormone. You’ll see it in literature as “thyroxine” or “l-thyroxine”–the latter as the name for a man-made T4. And many know about T3…the active thyroid hormone which rids us…

Is Cellulose the real problem in desiccated thyroid meds for many?

(This blog post is updated to the current day and time. Enjoy!) When Forest Labs reformulated Armour desiccated thyroid in early 2009, they stated they increased the filler Microcrystalline Cellulose, and decreased the Sucrose (sugar). And all of sudden, the tablets became impossible to do sublingually–a method so many of us loved and which seemed to…

How are YOU doing with the current desiccated thyroid shortages?

(This post garnered a lot of attention, up to FIFTY comments just a few hours after it went up. People are very interested in sharing their experiences in coping with the shortages! See below and add your own.) This year will go down in history as shockingly miserable for enlightened thyroid patients on natural desiccated…