Armour and a lot of unhappy thyroid patients…all over again!

(This post still applies to the current date and time since many patients continue to report the same problems as described below) On July 1st, 2014, the pharmaceutical Actavis completed the acquisition of Forest Laboratories, the makers of Armour which is the oldest desiccated thyroid product on the market today. And the poop hit the fan By…

Recall of certain batches of Armour–US, Belgium, UK

If you have 1/2 grain (30 mg)  tablets, a label error caused some one grain tablets (60 mg)  to be labeled as 1/2  grain tablets (30 mgs). That would mean you could be overdosing yourself if you are taking 1/2 grains.  Both sizes need to be returned to your pharmacist with this information and exchanged.…