... Fatigue Syndrome, Generalized Anxiety Disorder... I've even had various vitamin deficiencies over the years. Every time they test me, they always come back with low Vitamin D, B12, or potassium. ... (7 replies)
... Anyways after going home and reading up on Hypothyroid I had many symptoms ..and have had them some time which eventually started feeling "normal" for me. Main symptoms are severe tiredness, periods went from 5 days to 1 day.. ... (3 replies)
... lt is going to fall near the lower end of the range meaning she is unlikely to be hyperthyroid which is what I'll assume you suspect. If the FT4 is indeed on the low end then I'd tend to agree with your doctor. ... (7 replies)
... normal FTs are adequate if symptoms are present, or who thinks TSH is the gold standard of thyroid tests should be avoided. ... (4 replies)
... and even noted in my file that he didn't believe I had a thyroid issue but put me on a super low dose of synthroid because I disputed the range on the testing saying up to 5 was "normal". ... (4 replies)
... There are two important thyroid hormones, T4 and T3. T3 is the more important hormone used to drive your metabolism. T3 is derived from T4 so T4 can be considered a reservoir for the T3 needed by cells. ... (4 replies)
... I'm so lost and don't know what else to do. I've been dealing with mental symptoms as well as mental symptoms. My labs are so confusing, so I really don't know where to pin point the symptoms. ... (22 replies)
... s TSH to near zero. I take a prescription hormone product that contains both T4 and T3. My TSH has been suppressed ever since I started taking it. That's what T3 does. ... (5 replies)
... I am not self medicating as my doctor prescribed T3 for me. She did blood work and found me not to have any Estrogen, Testosterone or progesterone and found my THS number to be on the low side at 2. ... (5 replies)
... I'm new to this so bear with me! I just went to doctor and got my lab results for thyroid. My TSH is .01 with my T3 normal at 3. ... (0 replies)
... Hello thank you for helping me.
I asked for the thyroid test because my hair is very dry and brittle and I'm experiencing some hair loss. I'm also tired all the time despite having well above normal Iron and Vitamin D levels. This is the last thing on the list that might be a problem - my thyroid. I'm 50 and post-menopausal.
I asked for TSH level to also be tested... (5 replies)
... Also, could the T3 result you posted really be free T3 you mislabeled? ... (5 replies)
... If your free T3 is low while you're on T4, it can mean that you don't convert well from T4 to T3. ... (7 replies)
... If going by TSH alone, most doctors would not treat for hypothyroidism with your result but I would tend to agree with your DO that your T3 is on the low side. ... (4 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)
... nd a solution that will allow me weight to stabilize, I am still struggling. I eat clean, nothing processed, no sugar or gluten and very little dairy. I also eat low cal because that's what I do when I start gaining. Whenever I get too high, I do a round of the hcg diet to get back down, then start the cycle all over again. ... (0 replies)
... Cytomel and wanted to make my Synthroid dosage take care of both T3 and T4. The endo who got me started on the Cytomel stated that there was no harm in me trying it, and how amazing it was! ... (6 replies)
... get both. When taking T4 only one's FT4 may get a bit too high and one's FT3 remain a bit too low. Cutting back on one's levothyroxine a bit and adding a bit of T3 may be needed. ... (11 replies)
... in july this year i decided to go back, i could't carry on as i was. Once again i was told everything was normal, except my Ferritin was on the low side of normal. ... (1 replies)
... And i have lot of symptoms related to Hyperthyroidsm. ... (0 replies)