... Hi JohnR41
I actually have an appointment tomorrow with another doctor.
I will definitely write down my symptoms and take my reports with me
Thank You. (4 replies)
... You have a lot of symptoms but your doctor must think a lot of it is related to being overweight being that your thyroid numbers are within range. If you can go to another doctor to get a second opinion, that might help you figure all this out. ... (4 replies)
... THANKFULLY, he decided to retest the thyroid. I don't know the numbers but the lab is supposed to be mailing me the results. He called me in Levothyroxine 75 mcg daily. ... (0 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)
... No matter how much sleep I get, I'm always tired, brain fog, memory is foggy and for the most part am intolerable to cold I believe. I just feel like maybe the numbers aren't showing a definite something, but could be close just not in the parameters they set for a clinical diagnosis. Male just turned 27. ... (0 replies)
... became a vegan for health reasons. Being a vegan, I don't eat seafood and that's where most dietary iodine comes from. And adequate iodine is needed for proper thyroid function. ... (9 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)
... When you're first put on thyroid medication, your doctor will start you with a small dose and continue to increase it until you're at what should be an optimal level. ... (2 replies)
... You should discuss these results with your doctor if you haven`t done so.
Your Free T4 and Free T3 are in lower part of the range. Apparently most people feel best when these numbers are in the upper half to to three-quarters of the range, especially the Free T3.
On the other hand, your recent TSH is very low.
This is fairly similar to my labs from a couple of... (1 replies)
... For years I've had mental health issues that mimicked bipolar. Depression major anxiety jumping into great happiness ect. My thyroid has been tested many times. Always been told it's within normal. ... (3 replies)
... Can you post your latest thyroid test numbers and the lab ranges? ... (3 replies)
... I would say that your numbers are moderately elevated. Some us, prior to receiving treatment, have TSH levels of 150 or more. ... (1 replies)
... Co-incidentally, because my thyroid numbers are still a bit out of balance, I just had an appointment with my ND, and she advised me to take selenium in the form of seleno-methianine, as opposed to a basic selenium supplement. This apparently helps with the conversion of T4 into T3, which can be very helpful for people whose thyroid issues are under-treated. (7 replies)
... partum thyroid numbers so I can't comment on that aspect of your question. ... (5 replies)
... These are not things I would simply ignore. And the symptoms you mention are very much like symptoms I experienced as an untreated and then undertreated thyroid patient. ... (2 replies)
... My concern is that if it is my thyroid causing the weight gain and the thyroid is not treated will I gain the 80 pounds back? ... (2 replies)
... Your fluctuating numbers, with or without thyroid medication, are not remarkable. ... (1 replies)
... professional observer whose experience has only come from dealing with his own Hashimoto's disease, that a thyroid issue isn't likely. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for your reply i posted my results above in comments. Waiting on follow up now... (11 replies)