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Dr. Brad Eilerman
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Iodine toxicity: Most iodine toxicity is reversible. The exception comes in the worsening out a preexisting inflammatory process which can cause some permanent change ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
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Maybe...: Be careful with iodine. If hypothyroidism is due to iodine deficiency, perhaps, but often thyroid problems are due to other reasons. Do not overdose ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
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NO. Toxicity occurs: at1100 mcg per day. You are taking way too much. Cut down to 250 mcg per day or you are going to get iodine toxic.
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Dr. Mark Gujer
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Many: Available at most any nutrition store. Even: http://www.Amazon.Com/iodine-supplement-sea-kelp-tablets/dp/b0044z4jm2 believe it or not. :).
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Kelp: Kelp is not a good idea. Stay with thyroid meds!
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
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Controversial but...: Dr. Guy abraham, a professor at ucla, formulated iodoral & believes 12.5 mg is the average daily intake in japan, has a variety of health benefits & i ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Lang
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Only if deficient: Iodine deficiency is quite common. A recent study in boston showed that 50% of pregnant women were iodine deficient. If you are tested and deficient, ... Read More
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Dr. Yash Khanna
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IodineSupplement: Chronic use of Iodine supplement can cause Hypothyroidism,thyrotoxicosis,and higher risk of thyroid cancer.Can cause thyroid enlargement rarely Can ir ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
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Assuming: You are in good health otherwise you might suffer from a low t3/t4 ratio. Ask dr to measure total t3. If low, try cytomel, (liothyronine) pure t3.
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Dr. Randy Baker
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Many benefits but...: Iodine is essential for good health and commonly deficient. It has many benefits though i don't think of it as something that particularly reduces tox ... Read More
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