... If you are sensitive to thyroxine, 62.5 mcg (0.0625mg) may have just been too high to start with. The low starting dose would be 25 mcg. then 50 mcg, going up gradually until your TSH is around 1 and free T4 and T3 in the upper 1/3 of normal range. I would ask your Dr to describe how large your thyroid is. If you can see it or feel it yourself, as an untrained, non=medical... (4 replies)
... I have had elevated TSH for almost 10 years now, but my doctor said it was not high enough to treat, so I have never been on thyroid replacement. ... (4 replies)
I am having difficulty obtaining a definitive diagnosis and could use any advice that may be available.
Thyroglobulin 86.7 Range 1.6-60.00
Thyroglobulin Antibodies <20 Range <=40.99
Thyroid Peroxidase >1000 Range <=34.99
Serotonin - awaiting results
Free T4 12 Range 12-22 (4 replies)
... After having my gallbladder removed on Apr. 7th, my TSH went up to 6. ... (1 replies)
... A normal TSH level ranges anywhere from 0. ... (2 replies)
... The 0.025 mcg actually lowered my TSH to 1.5 in a matter of three weeks, so I know it's actually working but I really feel much worse! ... (7 replies)
... June 22nd, found out I had an elevated TSH level of 6.2. My other levels were not tested, I don't know why. I was put on 0.025 mcg of Levothyroxine and it has gone down hill since then. ... (7 replies)
... find symptoms do not subside until TSH is in the very lower end of the range and T4 and T3 in the higher end of the range, so you are a little off of that. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for your answers, here are my latest thyroid tests:
S-TSH 1,6 (0,4-3,5)
S-T4 11 (8-14)
S-T3 5,2 (3,5-5,4)
S.TRAK <0,3 (<1,8)
SPO-ak 34 (<34)
Years ago i did a saliva cortisol test and the answer looked like this: (5 replies)
... didn't sleep well and started struggling with depression because i didn't feel good. then early 20's had a few TSH tests be "normal" still no help but "try weight watchers". now 27yrsold. ... (5 replies)
... I'm gonna try and make this as short as possible, so here goes....
I was diagnosed with Hashis in the 90s but didn't find a dr to treat it until 2007 with 90 mg Armour. It was a miracle!! After Armour reformulated, I started having all sorts of issues. Tested and diagnosed with Adrenal Insufficiency in June 2010 and was put on 25 mg along with iron and other supplements. HC... (0 replies)
... Hello everyone,
I was diagnosed with Hashi's almost 10 years ago. I had my first child in Oct 2009, my second in May 2011 and my last in May of this year. Each time I go super hyper post partum and was told that I have post partum thyroiditis. I am going to post my labs from the beginning of this pregnancy until now and would love anyone's thoughts/feedback...
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... My TSH was tested a couple weeks before and it was 2.12. Are these labs normal? ... (1 replies)
... I'm confused about T4 and Free T4 - what does it mean when one is high and one is normal?
I'll be going for the uptake scan soon so I guess I'll have more info. I have had two FNAs both benign and a few ultrasounds.
Thyroxine (T4) 12.3 ug/dL 4.5-12.0 H
Free Thyroxine Index 3.2 1 1.2-4.9 N
T3 Uptake 26 % 24-39 N
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... Hello! TSH alone tells you very little. ... (2 replies)
... While reevaluating some unrelated conditions, a blood test disclosed my TSH very low at 0. ... (2 replies)
... Thank you for your reply. Yes, I am having increased joint pains and edema in ankles. I suppose I need to follow as you suggested. (2 replies)
... Hello! TSH itself tells you very little. ... (2 replies)
... one daily. Today I got my TSH checked and it reads 0.75. I will be seeing my GP but any suggestions meanwhile and what could it indicate? ... (2 replies)
... but my TSH is only 0.64 and I really don't know whether my low TSH is causing my infertility and I struggle to get a straight answer from my docs. ... (0 replies)