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Patient has been taking 10mg of Methimazole since January 2017. Is it ok to go off the Methimazole for a period of next 6months? Any risks?
I am experiencing chest congestion. I am over weight and it hard for me to breathe and also when I cough I taste blood
35 month old boy.Suddenly from last 3 weeks asking for food always.Thinks about it always.Kind of food obsessed.Urine test -ve for diabetes.Donno why?
31 male breathless always and fullness in hailing . Headaches for past 4 months constant with weight loss and fatigue Nausea. Heart :: pulse doesn't accelerate takes time to work it up even when running minutes. Clicking feeling :: noise in throat. ?
31 Female -Tested Today TSH 7.752. T3 & T4 Normal. Taking Thyronorm 25 mcg for last 7 months. Should i increase the dose?
37 F wt 210. Cholest.176 no diabetes. Is crp too high 10.5? is this bad for my heart? Nurse said its fine Bp 110::74 heart tests good chronic sinusitis
4 yr girl has Thyroid gland bulky in size in sonography report, Blood test TSH:3.86,FT3:4.28,FT41.31.please advise what to do?
40::F - blood work came back 12.3 WBC- 106- glucose and TSH 5.010-- I have fibromyalgia , asthma, hypothyroidism -what does those #mean?
Alt76 clear ultrasound seem to have dysautonomia is this a symptom of cirrhosis? Would cirrhosis have shown on ultrasound?
After losing a significant amount of weight, I seem to still be carrying a lot of weight in my chests (very pronounced moobs) despite no longer being overweight and carrying any significant weight elsewhere. How can I lose this weight?
Bloated stomach, gaining belly fat, no weight gain, stomach feels constantly tight, flutter feeling , twitching, and pulsing.What could be the cause?
Both of my fallopian tubes were cut, have bleeding, my doctor says my progesterone was low, put me aygestin 5mg for 21 days, will bleeding stop, ?
Been about 8 months I been feeling different been feeling something covering my heart beat :: pulse slowly. Feel weak no energy like running out. I workout or try to run I don't feel my heart working hard tests normal except pft showed airway disea. ?
Can quetiapine cause hypoglycaemia?
I take 150mg nightly and sometimes before my dose I get dizzy, unable to concentrate, sweating and shaking spells
Can I take 5 mg of melatonin, with high blood pressure meds. I take a diuretic and a ace inhibitor?
Can you be allergic to birth control pills? Or are you allergic to an ingredient in the pill? Or the hormone in the pill?
Can sulfamethoxazole Trimethoprim mess with your period and in what ways if it does mess with your period?
Can consuming goitrogens or soy help with Graves disease?
Can Ortha Evra cause back pain? Been on the patch for 4 days and have horrible nausea and longer period with cramping. Is this normal ?
Can a hormone imbalance be one of the causes for a ectopic pregnancy ?
Chronic urticaria and hypothyroidism - not sure if they related. Xyzal use to work really well for the hives but has stopped working. Suggestions?
Dr gave him propranolol.His heart beat is not too high(like 90) Is it obligatory to use B-blocker in thyroiditis? I find it risky.Is it ok not to use?
Dear Sir can i check thyroid during menstrual cycle,dose it make any changes in the results?
Dry skin and hair, always tired, hot and cold off and on and lots of gas and indigestion. Could this be hormone issue?
Doc said I could use small dose of BIH progesterone cream throughout period to prevent migraines.Said I probably just wouldn't bleed as much.thoughts?
Does a TSH level of 1.53 merit further thyroid testing? My B12 is 244 and Ferritin is 26 - what treatment should I be getting for these? Thank you!
For a girl 12 years old a high level of TSH 5.5 and normal T4 . Could she has a Thyroid problems or not? Or what that means?
FSH level 49.0 havent had a period in almost three months can I conceive still?
How to grow taller and facial hair faster? I'm 20 still not fully grown beard and I'm short
Hi I've always had a hump at the base of my neck but now I feel like it's getting bigger, could it be hormone related, really stressed about it!
Hello. I am suffering from a severe sinus cold. Im 5 1::2 months pregnant, take levothyroxine, and Labetalol, can I take Mucinex Sinus-Max?
Have diabetes & hypertension.On meds.Bowel for sometime changes color,is sometimes soft or hard & today pain in stomach.No wt. loss,fever& appetite ok?
Hello, I finished my macro bid for UTI on Wednesday. I'm currently using ortho evra patches and had intercourse yesterday without using a secondary co?
How long is Methimazole prescribed for? 1 year or 2 years? In Europe, it's prescribed indefinitely. Why is the US different?
How do I gain weight in a healthy way? I am currently 10-20 pounds underweight, have irregular meals and workout 2-3 times a week.
Hi Is there a medicine to bring TSH in control which is at 7.14. T3 and T4 are in range. Does it mean underactive thyroid. Thanks?
Hi, What does it mean when T3 and T4 are normal and TSH is high at 7.14. What would this number mean to health. Thanks. Pls help.
Hey Doc, i feel really insecure about my weight, i'm 45kg and feel really skinny. will a mass gainer make me gain weight quicker without side effects?
How can proficient 5000 injection helps incase of male infertility?
How to best manage chronic fatigue ?
Is a cough from allergies usually a productive one?
Ive been dealing with acne my whole life, i have a strict vegan diet, only use natural products and nothing works. how can i deal with hormonal acne?
Is it safe for me to take Garcinia Cambogia to aid in weight loss if I'm taking 15 mg of Paxil daily for anxiety?
I usually take a dosage of 62.5 mg of thyronorm. Today by mistake I took the dose twice. Is it dangerous?
I have little night sweats that doesnt oblige me to change clothe i lost weight 4 kg in 3 months i am not eating good. Swollen lymph node between legs?
I had my tubes removed in August and i had normal periods. Then in January my periods stopped and i havent had one since. Is something wrong?
I might be 5 weeks pregnant I'm on 2000mg of Metformin I still have diarrhea from it and was wondering if that's normal during pregnancy?
Is it normal to feel like your throat is swollen 1 week after FNA of thyroid? Test was negative.
I have diabetes shoulder pain in both shoulder's and my ortho Dr refuses to do surgery on rotator cuff. My diabetes isn't under control, is surgery po?
Is it possible to lose weight if I have pcos and I'm taking Trinessa? do I need to add metformin to this? I feel exhausted, depressed, & have acne
I'm only 27 and I just discovered 3 white::Grey eyelashes. What could be the cause? And can I prevent getting more? (My vitamin D is 25 ng::Ml.)
I have stomach pain and a metal taste in my mouth along with chronic fatigue?
Is a tsh level of 2.31 hypothyroidism?
I'm 36 years old, was diagnosed with hypocalcemia , hypoparathyroidism and HBP but want to have a baby, do you think I should or should not.
I am experiencing fatigue, generalized abdominal pain and cramps, dizziness, nausea, hot flashes after excision of bowel endometriosis, why?
Is there a safe cholesterol lowering drug that isnt a risk for diabetes, I'm a 55 y::O woman and scared i can get the disease from the meds! Advice?
I am on my third month of zoloft 50 mg and since I started I suffer from insomnia, dr. prescribed 10mg of melatonin, is there another natural remedy?
I stopped taking hydrochlorothiazide because I have lost weight and my bp is normal to low. I'm retaining a lot of water now. Will this go away?
I am taking trinessa for PCOS. but a week or 2 before my period I still feel exhausted, depressed, & my heart races. is my birth control not working?
I am 37 and hypothyroid. I keep miscarrying at 6 weeks. This will be my 4th instance. This morning passed 2 large clots. Was it twins?Can you help me
I'm spotting and my periods stopped last week Tuesday and on Wednesday I had sexual intercourse now I am spotting what might be the cause?
I poo everyday & i feel uncomfortable in my stomach after eating. I also experience bloating and gas in my stomach. And weight loss. How can I stop it?
Is it safe to use a sauna suit twice a week for weight loss?
I am experiencing shortness of breath
When rushing around comes on suddenly I'm 19 stone. Get a strange sensation in my chest when happens
Is the TSH range different for a male and female and does it vary by age too. Am looking for the normal range for a male 57 years old. thanks?
Is TSH 7.14 high for a male 57 year old and has diabetes. What is the range for TSH in a male of this age group.
Is there any oral insulin medication available for Diabetes (Type 1) patients or insulin injection is the only option?
Is taking insulin injections only option for diabetes patients or there is also some oral medication available for this purose?
I have been having hot and cold flashes with tiredness ,last couple of days sweating. At night tired alot not eating that much ?
I am 45, and have random petechiae (all over), night sweats and fatigue. CBC, CRP and autoimmune tests are normal. Ideas on what could be the cause?
Im 33. Is it normal to have occasional pain from gynecomastia. Ive had it in 1 breast since I was 16. Never went away. Should my hormones be tested
I am experiencing hair loss and finasteride prescription has passed and it works well. Can I get a new script. Thanks ?
I cheated on my diet for 3 days on vacation. will this make me gain weight? I have lost 8 pounds within 3-5 weeks. will this make me gain it back?
I am experiencing mood swings, constipation, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in lower abdomen) , breast pain, feeling anxious, feeling depressed...
I'm a week late for my period. I've NEVER been late before in my life. I am not on birth control or other hormonal meds. ZERO chance of pregnancy...?
I lost 70 lbs in ~18 months but now have stretch marks on my sides of my waist when I didn't while even rapidly gaining this weight before, but now that I've lost the weight consistently slowly. How can I treat this?
I have missed about 2 weeks of my synthroid. Now I feel like I'm slipping on ice with my left foot. Is that the reason?
Muscle weakness, dark urine, exhaustion, itching all over body no rash no bites. Normally healthy man. Thyroid and testosterone test came back normal.
My period was 2 weeks late last month & its 1 week late this month. Same thing happend last year this time. Could this be cycle change Or PCOS?
My baby had a thyroid test at 2 weeks ... his t4 levels r 9.06 slightly below normal and tsh levels r normal.
Is it something concerning?
My son is 12 1::2, has not shown any signs of puberty compared to other boys. He's 5 ft tall. Is he gonna be taller at least 6ft eventually?
My 10 yr old (150 lbs) 102 fever. 15ml of children's NyQuil. Not help & not sleepy. Could I give her half of 3mg melatonin?
My tsh is 14.9. after taking 50 mcg thyroxine my throat hurts and dizzyness happens . Age 41 female . What should I do ? I have to continue lifetime?
My blood Sugar Level starts falling down suddenly, because of which my body starts trembling, kindly tell me what might be the issue.
My girl 16 years old has hyperthyroidism. normal scan showed a small nodule. doc ordered a tc99 scan. is this scan safe for a 16 yrs old.
Metformin missed period no period symptoms back pain weight gain diarrhea trying to conceive help ?
Now taking mag citrate 250MG or less daily for menopausal constip. can that harm me? its working...
One of my fingers cracks every time I shake some ones hand, why is this? I am 20 years old and am 20lbs overweight. Don't know if that helps. Also my
Should i talk to someone about my weight when I'm a 19 year old female that is 5'7" and weighs 199 lbs?
T4 and T3 normalized with Methimazole. How often should one check for TSI? How often does TSI fluctuate?
T3 and T4 normalized with 1 month of Methimazole. TSH is low. Loss of menstruation persisted for nearly 7 months; will menstruation ever return?
T3 and T4 normalized within 4 weeks of taking Methimazole. When will TSH follow suit?
TSH 4.98 with T4 level at .93 ordered scan found a 7mm hyperechoic nodule says does contain vascular flow. Impression heterogeneous hypervascular thyroid suggestive of thyroiditis. Small low suspicion nodule on right. Should I have specialist check?
Today I got my testosterone levels checked and forgot to mention that I was on day 3 of a 5 day course of Prednisone. Will it matter?
Took slimquick biopure green tea extract 150mg BID w:: food 5 days, have mild pain under rt rib on & off-no other symptoms, could it be liver injury?
When I apply pressure to the left side of my neck where my pulse is it hurts bad. It doesn't hurt when I swallow. I have high cholesterol::Pre diabet?
When take Euthyroid 75 mcg after TT， suffer from inside shaky which affect life quality， feel tired whole day.
What would be the cause of gaining sudden belly fat (no weight gain tho), bloating, stomach tightness, constipation, stomach gurgling, and abd twitch?
What is new enlargement of the pancreatic head with indistinctness of the pancreatic parenchyma?
Yaz made my hair fall out. Is it likely that ortho tri cyclin lo or other strong anti-androgen birth control pills will do the same? I have hormonal acne, but just recovered from telogen effluvium. I don't want to lose my hair again.