... and for the last few months I have felt the anxiety is worse, I'm always tired and sluggish. Within the last two months I have been experiencing pressure near my thyroid again, occasional flutter feeling in my throat that I at first thought had to do with acid reflux which I Currently take nexium for. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you ladybug, I do need some advice from those of you that understand thyroids and all the problems that come with them for us anyway. ... (7 replies)
... ication that would decrease the swelling and left it up to me stating to think about if I can live with the symptoms of the swelling or not. He said removing the thyroid could also cause problems. I'm having another sonogram in 6 months and trying to wait to see what that shows. ... (0 replies)
... I've been having a lot of health problems over the last year, the main one being dizziness. ... (1 replies)
... I have just found this forum and joined as I have a problem with my thyroid gland and isthmus. I just turned 67. ... (7 replies)
... I have just found this forum and joined as I have a problem with my thyroid gland and isthmus. I just turned 67. ... (0 replies)
... ast year or so some have cropped up but they were not the typical hypo symptoms so I was tested for MS, Lupus, RA, Anemia, B12, etc. Found nothing wrong but the thyroid problems and low vitamin D. My TSH swings up and down but usually hangs out at 6.5 and antibodies are not crazy but definitely there. ... (7 replies)
... s. Last year or so some have cropped up but they were not the typical symptoms so I was tested for MS, Lupus, RA, Anemia, B12, etc. Found nothing wrong but the thyroid problems and low vitamin D. My TSH swings up and down but usually hangs out at 6.5 and antibodies are not crazy but definitely there. ... (7 replies)
... That said, each person has their own set of "normal" labs. If .26 is truly too low for you, it could result in problems with heat tolerance. ... (1 replies)
... I'm at my wit's end trying to figure this out and am seeing another functional doctor on Friday who says standard tests don't always point out thyroid issues. I really just want to be able to put my finger on it so I can address it. I'm not even sure if I would be hypo or hyper with these symptoms. ... (0 replies)
... Sorry to hear of your thyroid problems. Sounds like you will get back on track soon. Good Luck! ... (4 replies)
... am doing to PM you with info to another site that has lots of educated, well informed users that may be able to address your concern as well as refer you to good thyroid docs near you. ... (3 replies)
... apparently many people who have lived with undiagnosed thyroid issues develop problems elsewhere in the endocrine system and so the adrenals are underperforming. ... (3 replies)
... re always seems to be a disconnect in communication with most doctors I've seen, but I'm going to call her today to review the bloodwork. I'm concerned about the thyroid results, the ferritin, my ESR, and my folate. ... (4 replies)
... almost feels like I have sinus congestion. Once my TSH falls these symptoms go away. When first learning about thyroid disease the Internet can be a scary place... ... (4 replies)
... I noticed a lump on my throat about 2 weeks ago.I had ultrasound which showed both sides of thyroid enlarged with nodules and cystic lesions. Dr. did bloodwork to test for anitbodies and hashimotos, Bloodwork came back normal. ... (4 replies)
... increased until symptoms were gone. The Armour never overmedicated me the way Synthroid did, and I'm still taking it today. I won't say that I didn't have some problems within the first year of Armour treatment, but I'm sure they were related to correcting the condition rather than to the med itself. ... (6 replies)
... I apologize in advance for my detailed lengthy post. I'm hoping someone can help me.
I year ago, in July, I was diagnosed with Grave's disease... tsh 0.007. I swallowed the radioactive iodine capsule and thus begins my story.
In October, my tsh was 63 and they started me on generic synthroid 25mcg.
Within 2 weeks, I felt flushed, anxious, muscle cramps that would... (6 replies)
... Thanks for the support. Really really. I'm finding that people who haven't had thyroid problems just do not understand how much being "off" affects absolutely everything in my life, and it's frustrating. ... (6 replies)
... I was diagnosed about 3 years ago but have had symptoms for many years. My Dads whole side of the family has thyroid issues. So far everyone has had different problems with their thyroid as well. I have seen 2 endocrinologists, 1 Medical assistant in an endo's office and a ENT who also treated Thyroid. ... (16 replies)