... e to still feel hyper with labs like these. Also, I had to request my Free T3 as my endo doesn't order it, thinks it's useless. She also hasn't been ordering any TSH since my first two in October. ... (0 replies)
... New Symptoms
Random High Glucose after eating (Readings over 160, highest was 235)
No desire for sex.
Lightheadedness has gotten a lot worse .
My groin has started feeling random discomfort as well.
Physical activity makes the lightheadedness worse
I keep gaining weight in my mid section.
I urinate more than 12 times a day.
Trouble getting... (4 replies)
... petite body size, and I was always energized so this has been a HUGE change in my life. I gained 19 pounds in 1 month while working out and eating very small portions due to my awareness of this quick weight gain. ... (2 replies)
... My TSH had been bobbing up and down between 4.3 and 3.6 for at least the past 15 years. It was 3. ... (2 replies)
... My Thyroxine Free is in the normal range. And below are my TSH over the past few visits. ... (3 replies)
... Thank you for reading my post and for your very helpful reply, I very much appreciate it.
I did a number of blood tests myself last week. The following is the list of things I checked;
Total CK - (range 44 - 196)
SED Rate - 2 (in March this number was 8 desirable is less than 15)
Magnessium 2 (range 1.5 - 2.5)
Total Iron 141 (range 50 - 180)
Binding Iron Capacity 261... (11 replies)
... I have been having problems with my thyroid for the last year or so (at least that's when I started to notice it). I have been on generic levothyroxine, Synthroid and now I'm on Armour thyroid. My latest results/symptoms have me worried.
07/03/2013 - No medication
TSH 7.19 uIU/ML ( .45- 4.5)
T4 (Doesn't say if its free or total) 10.9 ug/dl (4.5-12.0)
I switched... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism in May of 2009 and started T4 medication. Even though my labs came back normal after being on the medication for a while I still didn't feel good. I found a new doctor who is great and was willing to look at more then just TSH. Here are my results: The first results are from the endo she sent me too that said that I was fine. The second ones... (3 replies)
... I am trying to decipher my 20 year old daughter's labs as she is exhausted and has gained 60 pounds in a year and 1/2. My daughter got serious mono second semester of freshman year and had to return from college. Her Pediatrician said that the mono virus was affecting her thyroid at that time (January of 2011). The Thyroid portion of her labs said this:
FT4 (.93-1.60) 1.20... (6 replies)
... My TSH was 2. ... (4 replies)
... Can a TSH of 2.14 make you feel fatigued? ... (5 replies)
... I am going through a similar situation. I was dx with graves in 2004 and had terrible symptoms, the most terrifying, chest pain, and heart palpitations. I was on high levels of methimazole and inderal until I finally stabilized. I haven't been on meds since 2011 but now all my symptoms areback full force. I even went to an urgent care recently because I thought I was having a... (9 replies)
... She told me to relax, take selenium and retest TSH in 1 month. ... (0 replies)
... I had my blood test done two days ago and just got the results. They are TSH 1. ... (3 replies)
In 3/2011 TSH = 3.19-- and I didn't have a FT4 done then, not sure why.
In 1/2012, TSH = 2.96, FT4 = 0.74
4/2012, TSH = 0.55, FT4 = 0.89
If a TSH > 2-3 range = hy
When you say FT ideally is 50 percentile, does that mean of the lab's reference range? If so, then mine seem pretty close (0.51-1.21, 50%=0.87), at least the 4/2012 one. (20 replies)
... t3 free was 3.4, t4 free was 1.4 and tsh was .16. ... (11 replies)
... Any ideas on why TSH and T4 would be elevated? ... (1 replies)
... Since then though my TSH and T4 have been all over the place! ... (8 replies)
... I began treatment when my T4 was still in the "normal" range, but my TSH was 15. My doctor said to me that "normal" was a matter of perspective and different for everybody. ... (8 replies)
... Im having some problems trying to control my TSH and T4. I have been taking levo for a year and a half and my TSH is all over the place. ... (6 replies)