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Does marijuana affect tsh levels

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marino Tavarez
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THC will not: affect your TSH levels
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
High TSH: A high TSH level is a sign that the thyroid gland is underactive and I feel that an endocrinologist or thyroidologist would be best qualified to evalu... Read More

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Dr. Melissa Conner
Psychiatry 28 years experience
Probably not: Since the tests that you listed were not drug tests for thc canabinoids then they will not directly show marihuana use. However, abnormalities in test... Read More
Dr. Catherine Shaw
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Unlikely: Thc metabolites are stored in body fats and excreted through urine. So it is unlikely that thc would be detected in blood test. But cannabis use would... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Only if they look: Tests are focused. They take technician time and expensive materials. Cannabis would not be detected on the tests you mention. However, if they choose... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Greenly
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Probably not: Most drug screening tests are urinalysis. Although blood tests can be done they are much more expensive. It sounds like your labs have been ordered to... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Unlikely, unless . .: If the doctor also orders a screen for specific drugs and alcohol level, these results would show up. If testing only for cbc, tsh, and free t4, they... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Unlikely: There really is no relevant data to suggest that cannabis will cause subclinical hypothyroidism or let alone treat it.
A female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
Normal: Tsh maintain T3 (liothyronine) and T4 levels. The thyroid function test values you have mentioned are completely under normal levels.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
Early hypothyroidism: If the elevated TSH persists, it generally indicates early hypothyroidism, which can easily be diagnosed and treated by your doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Sounds scary: In the US, a TSH level of 5.5 is too high and usually needs treatment. If a patient has a TSH level of 55, that would be 10 times higher than 5.5. Sou... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Different doctor: If you are not satisfied with your current doctor, it is appropriate to see an other one, preferably an endocrinologist. Wish you good health!
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Thyroid deficiency: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that.... Read More

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