... Hi, new here and posting my lab results. I went to my doctor telling him of some symptoms such as weight gain, hair falling out easily, dry skin, cold body temp (usually around 95-97 throughout the day), irregular cycles, brittle nails, ..etc. He sent me to get labs done to check my thyroid and he said my labs are ok. I just wanted to get a second opinion because I donít know... (1 replies)
... Lab results:
TSH: 2.23 (range 0.34-5.6)
FT3: 0.92 (0.58-2.64)
FT4: 3.39 (2.5-3.9)
The nurse says my results are normal and I will not be treated unless/until my ranges are dramatically out of range. I am exhausted, irritable, having trouble sleeping, losing hair, working out and gaining instead of losing and I have 0 sex drive.This has been going on for 3+ years. I am... (2 replies)
... Hi Scoot - Thanks for the note! This Hypo journey is turning out to be much longer than anticipated... :)
After my last post 10/16/2012 the radiologist did a needle biopsy and determined benign nodules.
My Endo insisted on staying with Tirosint, despite continuing debilitating and worsening side effects. Went to see my primary physician in early December and she called... (9 replies)
... Hi everyone,
I've been receiving treatment for hypothroydism for the past 4 weeks - 50 mg of Eltroxin.
My blood results were as follows (pre-meds, i'm taking the next blood test in 2 weeks):
TSH - 7.58 (lab's normal range is 0.55 to 4.78).
Free T4 - 12.45 (lab's normal range is 11.5 to 22.7).
Total T3 - 0.8 (lab's normal range is 0.92 to 2.79).
I have a few... (1 replies)
... I'm hoping someone might have more insight into these results. My new GP ordered all sorts of tests including thyroid and I'm waiting to have my Endocrinologist interpret before I follow any suggestions by the GP. I'm currently on 112mg Synthroid and she's suggesting a switch to 125mg Nature-throid. I've been Hypo ever since I had twins 2.5 years ago.
My biggest concern... (1 replies)
... P.S. I have noticed a trend that my TSH never correlates as expected with my actual free values. ... (1 replies)
... I switched to 90 mcg armour from 125 mcg levothyroxine several days ago and don't feel any difference yet.Only symptom is tiredness.
Here's my test score which were normal 16 months ago and have been fairly stable for 16 years and changed to this:
reverse t3 serum-25.4
thyroid peroxidase ab-97
antithroglobulin-138 (3 replies)
... haven't been on here in awhile because i have so much coming up. I'm going for a colonoscopy later on this afternoon! I'm nervous. and laparascopic surgery for endometriosis next month!
i got my lab results this past week and here is the latest:
tsh- .17 (0.3-3) from 1.02
free t3- 2.5 (2.5-3.9) came down from 3. boggles my mind that i feel better even when my ft3 came... (1 replies)
... OK here i am with new labs. i finally found lab that does FT's.
FT3 - 5.5 (4.0 - 8.3)
FT4 - 12.8 (9 - 20)
TSH - 2.58 (0.27 - 4.75)
this was my total T results.
opinions ? thanx (18 replies)
... I Want To Know Is I Have Heard Your Pretty Good About The Thyriolds Im Hypo Is What They Told Me But I Dont Feel Like Im Within Range I Feel Like I Did When My Tsh Was 8. ... (3 replies)
... switched drs because the one i was seeing would not check my thyriolds for a whole yr ok then my gyn switched me to 50 mcgs of synthyrold i took them 6 weeks my tsh then was 6.28 then went to 2.58 well then i found a new internal medicine dr he tested me my tsh went back up to 7. ... (0 replies)
... Vickie, my answer to that would be that how you feel at a particular TSH is individual. I felt very tired and generally hypo around that level. I think I answered a similar question from you not so long ago. ... (4 replies)
... hi everyone ,im a little confused here my last tsh was 2.58 my t4 was 1. ... (4 replies)
... s week 5 i started synthyrold on march 10th monday will be going into my 6th week and i just went to drugstore and had the levothyroxine refilled and i will take 2 of the 25mcgs till i see my new dr this week ,this wont hurt me will it ? ... (22 replies)
... tell me a TSH of 3.7 was normal, too. ... (8 replies)
... ise i was seeing a psychiatrist and he termenated me without reason and wouldnt help me or give me any refills was i having withdrawls or could it be the meds my tsh now is 2.58 they said im in normal range well i sure dont feel like iam .any advice would be helpfull.as the aneity is bad ....... ... (8 replies)
... Can anyone recommend a good endo or PCP in central PA region that not only looks at the TSH numbers but also how you feel? ... (2 replies)
... Normal TSH 2. ... (8 replies)
... Uhm I posted this before but due to some technical thing this post seems to have gone lost. anyway as such it was too early, but since my FT3 kept decreasing wondered whether this brand was good for me and considered switching to dessicated. In view thereof had my labs done, which are as follows:TSH 0.07(0.40-3.50) FT4 1.18 (0.54-1.24) FT3 3.53 (2.50-3.90)
To my surprise... (43 replies)
... the sage still continues...
TSH 0.08 (at least that's stable :-) )
FT4 0.96 (0.54-1.24)
FT3 2.58 (2.50-3.90)
:round::dizzy::wave: (43 replies)