... I understand those thyroid numbers to be ideal for someone who has had thyroid cancer, but I had steadily escalating hypothyroid symptoms since the thyroidectomy. ... (0 replies)
... really suppressed my TSH and my numbers were never great. Lower dose of desiccated with Cytomel? ... (0 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with Hashi's and my TSH is high although my other numbers (minus a high TPO antibodoes) are still OK.
My main complaint, other than heavy periods, is dizziness. It's not like I need to grab walls when I walk but it is this constant, low grade motion sickness type feeling. Like a wooziness. It's enough to ruin my day.
I discovered that I had... (0 replies)
... ER with heart palpitations, tremors, and chest pain. They admitted me right away and ran a slew of heart tests which all came back Clean. Phew! They also ran my thyroid numbers which appear fine. ... (0 replies)
... Do you think i have a deranged hyperthyroid if my t4 levels are 1.8 and tsh level is 0.01 and my thyroid peroxidase antibody is 3.0. My doctor told me I do. Not sure if he is right.he put me on methamazole 15mgs 3 times a day. ... (0 replies)
... I have the sensation that there is something stuck in my throat when I swallow, my voice is hoarse, etc. The abnormal amount of nodules on my thyroid is concerning to me and now with elevated creatine and bilirubin I'm even more certain something else is going on. ... (5 replies)
... Yes, my numbers without the meds (at least the TSH number) is GOOD, but the other two COULD be improved. I need to see if I can just tolerate the symptoms and if putting up with the symptoms outweighs being on medication for life. My symptoms are so mild compared to others, so it really is just weighing the pro's and cons.
I did have one thought - since it is my T3... (22 replies)
... I can understand that. I hope your body comes back to normalish. My wife needs to be on thyroid medication and has been on it for like 10 years. Her numbers are good but she feels like crap. I know she would get off them if she could but her numbers don't support it. ... (22 replies)
... Yes, my appointment for 2nd opinion is actually TOMORROW. My numbers just haven't really done anything since taking the medicine for a year, and when the dose is increased, I start getting really, really low TSH and really, really high T3, so I am wondering if the reason is that I just never really needed it in the first place.
Curious if any others on this board were... (22 replies)
... Hello, I am new to this board, but thought maybe somebody could explain my thyroid numbers to me. ... (8 replies)
... Hello, I am hoping that you can help me with my thyroid numbers. My confusion is because they came back normal but that is not how I feel health wise. ... (4 replies)
... My thyroid numbers aren't terrible...first test said TSH 5.1...5 months later it is now 4.0. That isn't too far off from the 3.0 high end of the reference range. ... (6 replies)
... Most cities have doctors familiar with bio's. You can search for a compounding pharmacy and they can give you the docs names. But, this won't address your thyroid numbers. My TSH was 2.5 last month. It has been steadily rising for about 8 years. I have seen 8 dif doctors multiple times. ... (5 replies)
... My doctor has once again adjusted my compounded nature thyroid up to accommodate my out of whack thyroid numbers. So....I'm not sure what I'm feeling is related to unregulated thyroid or adrenals starting to fail. ... (0 replies)
... The target numbers look pretty good to me. ... (3 replies)
... I don't walk as much as you do but I do more than just limit junk food. I have completely eliminated junk food. So regardless of what my Thyroid numbers might be, I don't have any of the typical hypothyroid symptoms and I'm in excellent health. ... (2 replies)
... I do need to go back to chiropractor. But I now realize that I've had throat or neck pain in thryroid area for quite some time. I didn't know it was my thyroid area. It's been intermittent for 2 to 3 years. I can't believe it took me so long to connect the dots. ... (2 replies)
... I had labs yesterday, and they are exactly like they always are. I'm curious if anyone has needed to go even higher on thyroid meds even when their numbers look really "good" like mine? ... (0 replies)
... I don't know much about adrenals (usually natropaths are better aware about that). Do you know your thyroid numbers----tsh, free t4, free t3? It may be something else, but if you post them here maybe people can comment. (1 replies)
... My thyroid was removed in 2008 been on the same dose of synthroid med 125 mcg. My test results are tsh 2.83 t3 .79 t4free 1. ... (1 replies)