Levothyroxine stomach pain

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I have taken Levo for 6 years.  My husband leaves for work at 5.30 in the morning so I take my tablets with water then and hopefully go back to sleep for a while. Recently I have been having stomach discomfort/pain which wakes me up, shortly after.  This doesn't happen every day just occasionally.  Does anyone have a similar experience?  Maybe I should start taking tablets at night instead.  Any thoughts?

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    Hi Ali!

    When I was taking thyrax I didn't feel any feel tho I'm now having a bloated stomach. It's sometimes painful but I'm not taking my thyrax med for now.

    My doctor told me to take em before breakfast tho. 30 mins to an hour before eating breakfast. 

    PS: I'm trying homeopathy.

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    Yes, I had stomach pain, among the many other side effects. It helped a little to take it at night with a little fruit.
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    I take  Levothyroxin  I  have killer  constipation !  Been  bad  since  thyroid  revmoved thyroid  4 months ago  I'am lucky  to go  every  4 days !

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