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... You could be normal, low or high on the hormone levels. A chest xray would be helpful to make sure the blood is not coming from the lungs since you have been a smoker a long time. ... (7 replies)
... A combo of TSH, free T4, TPO antibodies, and Tg antibodies are best for diagnostic purposes. ... (1 replies)
... type of thyroid replacement. TSH of 6 is totally unacceptable and could very well account for your muscle pain. ... (7 replies)

... Your ferritin is low, that's the iron stored by your body and it's necessary to help covert t4 to t3. Your folate looks fine, the way I read that is any level greater than 5.4 is good. Have you tested vitamin d and B12. ... (4 replies)
... and if that was at the very low end of the lab range, and of course, did you have symptoms or not. ... (1 replies)
... Your levels seem good to me. But then again for me my levels go from high to low overnight. I had gone to the er with a tsh of 12 and then the next day a tsh of 2. This disease is the most complicated thing I have ever gone through. 8 years now with hashimotos. ... (1 replies)
... I'm sorry you're having both thyroid and doctor trouble. That happens more than you'd think. ... (2 replies)
Help with lab work
Jun 14, 2015
... Hi. I am also a St. Louisan. Your discussion caught my eye because I have had the same problem in that my TSH suppresses easily on Armour but my free T3 and free T4 also decrease to levels lower than without meds. However, with dose increases and time, FT3 exceeds midrange but FT4 stays near the bottom even with a TSH of . ... (7 replies)
... First thing. The test for T3 uptake is not a free T3 test. Free T3 is the test you want to have done as it is most accurate and a DIRECT measure. ... (4 replies)
... Hi guys, I've tried to browse through the posts here but haven't found anyone with quite my situation, so I thought I'd post and see if I could get a bit of help. ... (5 replies)
... I found this recently and found it interesting. I've used fluoride toothpaste my whole life. ... (4 replies)
... I reply to a thread I check on it when it comes back around in circulation. When you get your adrenal tests results, I will add what I can. Adrenal dysfunction and testing is new to me as well. I do have the benefit of my chemistry back ground to help with data interpretation. I am not an MD by any means though. ... (23 replies)
... Thank you FinnMaid! I appreciate your response. I'm trying to figure all of this out. There is SO MUCH! I did finally get my 2nd blood panel results back, and my free T4 are within normal range, but T3 are low. ... (2 replies)
... high, had severe heart palpitations. Stopped the meds for several months 2 years ago. New doctor tested thyroid. Diagnosed as hypothyroid.He stated I only needed T3 at that time. Started taking Cytomel, slowly, found I could not take the generic version, did much better on the King brand name cytomel. ... (12 replies)
... Hi. Sorry this is so long. I just joined this board and I am desperate for answers. I am 53 years old. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, thanks for having this message board and thanks for reading and helping! ... (1 replies)
... A few weeks ago, I went to the doctor because I felt really tired. He checked my thyroid levels and my TSH was 7.36. ... (6 replies)
Low t3 help
Jan 27, 2010
... There's are enzymes called deiodinases that converts T4 to T3 in the tissues. ... (14 replies)
... The reason you were not able to tolerate the T3 meds is probably from your high reverse T3 or what is known as thyroid hormone resistance. Your FT3 to T3 ratio is 8 and it should be up over 19. Basically your high cortisol levels and adrenal fatigue are causing T4 to convert to RT3 instead of T3. ... (7 replies)
... I had my thyroid levels checked recently and they came back all high. I have never heard that they could all be high before, as it is completely contradictory. ... (4 replies)


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