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... Hi everyone I am a newbie--I was diagnosed Hypothyroid 3 weeks ago and my gp put me on 50 Levothyroxine. I didn't know enough to ask for my blood result numbers, but I've been reading and living and I took myself off meds that were counter to the thyroid med (estrogen & generic Zoloft--I had only been on them for 3 weeks before the thyroid) and stopped drinking coffee in the... (0 replies)
Help!!!!
Aug 15, 2014
... O.K. I had my thyroid out 2 years ago and the doctor has been adjusting my medicine since then. As of today, I am on 112 mcg a day. ... (5 replies)
... I don't know what Tapazole is, but it must affect the thyroid numbers somehow? ... (5 replies)

... Why don't you post your thyroid numbers (occasionally accutane can impact thyroid hormone, but I don't think it's permanent) here---tsh, free t3 and free t4 and antibody levels with your lab ranges. Then maybe someone here can help you---sometimes "normal" might really be at the low end of the range which can impact how you feel. (5 replies)
Hashi's??
Aug 11, 2014
... I can't speak for the test numbers because I'm not familiar with the term TSH Reflex. ... (3 replies)
... grain should be ok for you, but since there is T3 in the natural thyroid and not in the levo, some Docs start the first 4 weeks with a little lower dose than needed and work up to a higher dose. ... (1 replies)
... Usually they're not taken unless one has symptoms that could be thyroid related. Having thyroid function levels within ref. range doesn't automatically mean everything is fine. You can post your thyroid results here with their ref. ... (15 replies)
... hyper symptoms overlap and maybe your doctor is confused.....especially if the doctor is inclined to look at your TSH which isn't always an accurate indicator of thyroid function. ... (1 replies)
... Does this explain why I feel so bad while my numbers are within range? ... (1 replies)
... No mass on CT at that time! Had not experienced any further tachycardia since that then. July 2010 1.1 cm x0.8 cm x 1.3 cm hypoechoic slightly vascular left thyroid nodule discovered on US and FNA completed...indeterminate, too few cells. This was followed by 2 ultrasounds 6 months apart with no change. ... (1 replies)
... The isthmus is the central part of the thyroid gland that bridges the two lobes, one on each side. ... (2 replies)
... Just wanted to update that did go to an ENT and I really liked him but once he found out that my nodule wasn't cancerous he wanted me to go back to an endo because of the Hashimoto!!!! I've had one appointment and go back tomorrow but for other reasons than Thyroid this because I am pre diabetic :(. I did get a feeling from my new endo that she looks at the TSH and not as... (26 replies)
... Thank you for your response. The Dr saw me today took some more blood work and told me to get off the thyroid medicine til my ankle goes down in size. She's hoping the swelling will go down in a few days and will start me back up on a lower dose. ... (2 replies)
... This is why doctors and nurses should be clearer in their statements - "low thyroid" usually means hypoT but as we can see statements like this can really be confusing. Good thing you got actual numbers - you always need them to see what's really going on. TSH can be lower than usual especially during early pregnancy so you need to know those freeTs too before making any... (3 replies)
... he assured me that he was almost already convinced that I had some form of thyroid issue and would stop short of no testing as well as dealing with the symptoms first and foremost. ... (5 replies)
... I'm not one who can evaluate labs like some of the others here can, but from what I've read on here, your numbers can be in the range but you can still have problems with your thyroid. ... (5 replies)
... swollen as well as my face, I have a choking sensation and sometimes it is hard to swallow and breathe. I have 5 nodules the largest of which is 1 cm. I had my thyroid checked last year and these are my numbers. I am finding out that my PCP knows NOTHING about any of this. ... (0 replies)
... My endo was only concerned with the TSH but after reading a lot of info on the internet I are starting to believe that is only one piece of puzzle. Which numbers are a better indication of thyroid function? ... (3 replies)
Need Advice
Jul 1, 2014
... you may feel better on treatment even though your numbers on paper don't mandate it. IMO, how a patient feels and functions is more important than numbers on a page, There is no harm in trying treatment to see how you feel on it. ... (4 replies)
... He put me on 50ug of Synthroid and sent me for more bloodwork in a month. The numbers hadn't moved, so he doubled to 100ug, and told me to come back with more bloodwork in another month. ... (0 replies)


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