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when to take synthroid

Does anyone have any suggestions on when to take their brand name synthroid.  Does it matter if you take it or night or in the morning.  I am on a low dose of 2.5 every other day.  I did not have these symtpoms until I started taking the med. I started out with the generic Lexoy???? but it made me feel very bad, so doctor changed me to brand name synthroid.  When I take mine in the morning it makes me feel sick, shakey (shaky), nauseated.  Any help would be appreciated.
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that's an interesting dose and way of taking it.  did an endo prescribe it that way?

i take my synthroid in the morning on an empty stomach.  i then wait for .5 to 1 hour to eat breakfast.

if i eat breakfast first, i then wait 2 hours to take my synthroid.
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My GP prescribe it to me like this.  My Rx is 0.05mg but I half the pill. i am having my blood recheck in september and he may tell me to take it every day we will see. this morning was not my moring to take it and i feel better than i did yesterday morning when i did take it.  So i am going to try and take it at night.
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