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How long should you wait after taking Synthroid, a medication for low thyroid, to take vitamins?
Diet & Health / 1:52 PM - Wednesday February 10, 2010

How long should you wait after taking Synthroid, a medication for low thyroid, to take vitamins?

I know there is something about Synthroid where you are supposed to wait a certain amount of hours before taking certain vitamins. Does anyone know the vitamins and/or how long you have to wait?

- Asked by christinfusion22, A Hippie Chick, Female, 26-28, Who Cares?

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This is NOT a question anyone on here should answer.

Even if a doctor or pharmacist is a member, they do not know anything about the other meds you are taking.

Call you pharmacist. He/she will know.


- Response by myndseye711, A Thinker, Female, 29-35, Vladivostok, Celebrity

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Take your vitamins or other supplements at least 4 hours after taking Synthroid.

- Response by hnimsoc, A Creative, Male, 56-65, Edmonton, Retired

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If I had to guess, try multivitamins. Wait about three hours.

- Response by thundermist04167, A Mr. Nice Guy, Male, 46-55, Who Cares?

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talk to your dr or pharmacist. they are the best to advise you.

- Response by silverbirch3x, A Thinker, Female, 56-65, Indianapolis, Retired

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Call your doctor's office. They'll tell you.

- Response by pushkins, A Thinker, Female, 66 or older, Miami, Who Cares?

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Your best bet would be to call your doctor and ask him/her when to take vitamins and what kinds may interfere with your meds.
Synthroid is too important to mess up. My boss has to take this medication because of an operation she had a couple of years ago and was slack about taking it until she realized how exhausted she was without it.
Take care of yourself and I hope your doctor can help you out with this.

- Response by sweetgapeach, A Married Girl, Female, 36-45, Other Profession

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If you call your pharacy they can tell you.Don't guess.

- Response by frenchkiss49, A Thinker, Female, 56-65, Tampa, Who Cares?

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my ex was on synthroid for the bulk of her life (starting around 20 years old). she took it with all her vitamins all the time. and never had any problems.

- Response by pizzatroll, A Mr. Nice Guy, Male, 46-55, Science / Engineering

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