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... I think you might get more benefit from adding a small dose of Synthroid or other levothyroxine to the mix than to raising the Armour. ... (1 replies)
... going from a full libido, to almost nothing. ... (2 replies)
... day synthroid, because his diagnostic is hypothyroidism. However, I understand that hypothyroidism is normally associated with low T4, but high TSH. ... (2 replies)

Low T3 Uptake
Apr 26, 2016
... of hypothyroidism cases and with what other disease would it be acceptable to not test for something that causes the disease almost every single time, and they still don't test for it. ... (3 replies)
... Your free T4 is close to optimal so you would just need to take cytomel again. If I understand it correctly the half life of cytomel is a few hours so it acts a lot quicker than synthroid and the effect goes away quick just as well. ... (2 replies)
What do you think?
Mar 21, 2016
... I have been sick for many years and have all the hypothyroid symptoms. I am like a text book case except my family doctor says my results are perfect. ... (2 replies)
... TSH is released in a circadian rhythm. It can change as much as 3 points in just a waking days' time. ... (3 replies)
... A few months back my Endo added 5mcgs of cytomel to my 81.25 mgs of naturthroid. After reviewing my free t3 levels for the previous year, she and agreed that I needed to bring them up. My free t3 levels were consistently at 1.7 and didn't seem to move much at all. ... (3 replies)
... I totally forgot to mention antibody tests. TPOAb and TGAb. They show if you have hashimoto's, an autoimmune disorder which means that your body is attacking your thyroid. Not having the antibodies or at least them not being out of range doesn't mean that your body still isn't atacking your thyroid. ... (8 replies)
... There really isn't such a thing as "normal" bloodwork... Unless it's YOUR normal. A value simply being in range doesn't mean much. ... (3 replies)
... I had all the classic symptoms of hypothyroidism for years until it was so bad that I could not stay awake longer than fifteen minutes at a time and could hardly speak for being unable to remember names of anything. ... (11 replies)
Am i hypo?
Feb 7, 2016
... After countless doctors in less than a month I am completely perplexed to what happened to my body. When I found the nodule I was having some kind of what sounds like a viral attack. My basal temps were very low 96. ... (0 replies)
... I also have a normal TSH but low Free T4. Haven't nailed down exactly what type of thyroid issue I have but strangely I feel Hyper. Low T4 usually indicates Hypo. ... (1 replies)
... I don't know how much my free T4 has changed though. I did get all of the standard thyroid blood work done, but I never received a copy of it, so I only know the two results I got over the phone. I am assuming that means everything else is within range except my free T4. ... (11 replies)
... Actually, I am going to an endocrinologist in Portland who specializes in pituitary issues. She is supposed to be one of the best in the country. Unfortunately, with all my hormones it is a secondary problem. ... (10 replies)
... that the selenium can help conversion of T4 to T3 but maybe I'm mistaken. It can't hurt to give it a try. ... (2 replies)
... I was prescribed Levothyroxine, 25 mcg. I wanted to know how bad my thyroid is, and what these results mean, maybe even the cause of it, and will the medication they prescribed help me lose the weight I gained? ... (4 replies)
... I can tell you that keeping a journal was key towards identifying my optimal levels. ... (7 replies)
... The T4 total and T3 uptake are used to arrive at the FTI, which is only an estimate of what your actual free T4 is. A genuine, free T4 test will tell you that simply and completely accurately. ... (3 replies)
... I do have a full bottle of 1.5 grain nature throid as well. Do you believe I should take that instead of adding the T4 to the 1 grain Nature throid? ... (6 replies)


Associated Tags: auto immune disease, hypothyroid, lab results, low free t4, normal tsh, pituitary, thyroid

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