... Hey everyone,
My labs from January were the following:
FT3 2.71 (2.18 - 3.98 pg/mL)
FT4 0.99 (0.76 - 1.46 ng/dL)
TSH 0.017 (0.36 - 3.74 uIU/mL)
TT3 95 (76 to 181 ng/dl) (8 replies)
I just recently had my thyroid tested and was surprised that my Dr. diagnosed me with Hypothyroidism. I've been reading the post and trying to research as much as I can but it sure doesn't seem like my numbers indicate much of a problem. To make matters more confusing, I started Armour Thyroid three days ago 2x's per day at 60mg each time and feel nothing but tired now.... (5 replies)
... Well its finally been 6 weeks on meds, numbers are looking much better.
Free T4 is 1.09, range: 0.78-2.19 TSH is 3.11, range: 0.270-4.20
Have been taking 100 mcg of levothyroxine, moving up to 112 mcg and testing again before my next appointment
Wish I had more energy but feeling a little better. (26 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)
... 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)
... two years ago my TSH was 3. ... (2 replies)
... 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. ... (8 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)
... 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 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)