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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
There is no: "nature" thyroid. What you're referring to is ground up pig parts, which is not very natural and not standardized on the basis of thyroid content and ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Relative: Thyroid medication is adjusted according to your blood test results and symptoms, a high dose is relative.
Dr. Liuska Pesce
22 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Depends : Thyroid hormone replacement depends on age and weight. Children tend to need higher dose for weight as compared to adults. It also depends on the etio ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Hypothyroidism: Hi. As residual endogenous thyroid function falls, dosage adjustments may become necessary. Just don't check too often. Be on a dose for 8 weeks befor ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Cady
31 years experience Psychiatry
Yes : Increase of any medication, past the optimum dosing, can cause side effects. This includes blood pressure medications, cholesterol meds, antidepressa ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Dr : Dr lin has some provided some excellent advice. I recommend that you never self- regulate this type of medication without consent and input from your ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Synthetic thyroid: Both work well but you need to calculate dessicated thyroid differently than synthetic. Speak with your md or an endocrinologist.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
No effect : Thyroid medication cannot act as a pain medication. Best drugs for fibromyalgia include gabapentin, lyrica, cymbalta, maybe effexor, and savella (mil ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Diagnosis: Were you diagnosed by GP or Endocrinologist? If so, did the prescribe a course of effective treatment? If not, make an appointment now. If the home ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
You don't: Want to switch from a quality product like synthroid (thyroxine) to "nature" thyroid, which is just ground up pig parts. It was recently recalled, by ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
74 years experience Endocrinology
Armoire thyroid: Is extract of natural thyroid from pig gland and contains T4 andt3 it is measured based on iodine content generally one discourages use of it due to t ... Read More
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