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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Be careful: People almost never get seriously sick from taking a few extra T3 (liothyronine) (thyroid) tablets; this is actually fairly common. The only approach ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience in Podiatry
Can: If you are allergic to it.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
T3 (liothyronine): It's part of checking your thyroid function. T3 (liothyronine) is the active thyroid hormone your body uses. Other components include t4, tsh, free ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
45 years experience in Family Medicine
No: A free t3 (liothyronine) is not normal.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Wingo
32 years experience in Endocrinology
Thyroid hormones.: The two most important forms of thyroid hormone are designated T3 (liothyronine) and T4 based on the number of iodine atoms each molecule contains. T4 ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Other causes: Maybe the thyroid level is just normalizing and you need to live with normal level a little longer to see how you feel. If you still feel the same de ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
100-200ngm/dl,4.5-11: Tsh between 0.4 and 4.0 t4 4.5 to 11.2 micrigm per deciliter(mcg/dl) t3 is100to200nanogram per deciliter(ngm/dl).
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Yes: It is a little unusual to be prescribed both of these medicines, particularly if not instructed that one (morphine) for more severe pain) and T3 (liot ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes : Topical clindamyvim is rated as a pregnancy class b which means it is safe to use during pregnancy
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daryl Tanski
Specializes in Psychiatry
Treatment: thyroid hormone is a well researched option for augmenting antidepressant response in the treatment of depression. Caution needs to be given regardin ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: 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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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Hyperthyroid: Hi. You're hyperthyroid. At your stated age of 26, it's not life threatening, but my advice is always to treat it. As you can see from the numbers, yo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Difficult to answer: Since you're on ptu (propylthiouracil) which inhibits thyroid function and hormone production. Would have to know when and how much ptu (propylthioura ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Call 911: I would assume he would have a good chance of dying if he look greater than a lethal dose of a given medication. If he really took a lethal dose to tr ... Read More
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A 83-year-old male asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Usually T3 (liothyronine) SR: T3 sr is usually compounded with cellulose. This theoretically gives a slower absorption. Cytomel (liothyronine) can also work well if divided three t ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Side effects: If taking too much can cause: nervousness, tremor, cramps, diarrhea, changes in menstrual cycle, insomnia, headache, sweating or arrhythmias.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tania Dempsey
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Complicated: Check thyroid antibodies to see if you have hashimoto's as a cause of low free t3 (liothyronine). There are other causes, including stress. If you h ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Seres
20 years experience in Internal Medicine
Same diff: Same class (iii) and are equianalgesic (eg 1 5/325 vicodin = 1 t#3). Vicodin has hydrocodone, man made Codeine good for people who can't tolerate cod ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Leigh Forbush
19 years experience in Family Medicine
No: Adrenal insufficiency is a shortage of cortisol (which interacts and has interactions with t3).
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
44 years experience in Family Medicine
No: The g. C. Gold is a natural products without a side effects used for weight loss.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kaplan
43 years experience in Endocrinology
Hyperthyroid: I would expect T3 (liothyronine) to be high and TSH to be very low in a hyperthyroid.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Cheney
44 years experience in Endocrinology
Hyperthyroid sx: Excess T3 (liothyronine) will cause the symptoms of hyperthyroidism which include rapid heart rate, shakiness, feeling hot, sweatiness, and a feeling ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience in Pediatrics
Endocrinologist: An elevated TSH is indicative of hypothyroidism. See an endocrinologist for further evaluation and medical management as indicated by the physicians ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
Usually months: All pancreatic cancers proven on bx, usually tansduodenally, to be an adenocarcinoma have a poor prognosis. At times a T3 (liothyronine) lesion with ... Read More
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A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience in Internal Medicine
Maybe: The burning pain in your chest is most likely due to the disc herniation touching/compressing the nerves that go to the area of your chest where you ... Read More
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