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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Thyroid med: Hypothyroidism can be treated with thyroid hormone replacement. If the diagnosis was made correctly, you most likely will need to take the pill lifel ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience in Phlebology
Yes: collagen supplement is not a contraindicated with hypothyroidism. The question why are you taking collagen supplement . collagen is provided amply in ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Yes: Dequervain's thyroiditis can make you hyperthyroid for a few days or weeks then self-cure. Another cause is eating beef into which the animal's thyroi ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
2 different ways: Hypothyroid includes weight gain, slower mental processes, fatigue, constipation, reduced menstruation... Hyperthyroid includes weight loss, shakines ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Fatige/dry skin/cons: The following symptoms fatigue dry skin constipation unexplained weight gain depression slow heart rate thinning hair heavier than normal or i ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Not simultaneously: Hi. Yes, you can, but not simultaneously. For example, treatment of Graves' disease often renders the patients hypothyroid. Hypothyroidism can sequent ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience in Endocrinology
Usually hypothyroid: If your thyroid is not working (hypothyroidism), the hormones can easily be corrected with levothyroxine. Routine blood tests monitor the dose. If y ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: thyroid dysfunction can affect you menstrual cycle. If you havent been checked, it is an easy blood test.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Hashimoto's symptoms: Some common symptoms are: fatigue, hair loss, hoarse voice, slower speech, depressed, brittle nails, dry skin, feeling cold, constipation, weight gain ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Anthony Leazzo
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Same as: Clinical hypothyroidism. With synthroid (thyroxine) but instead of titrating your dose based on symptoms and TSH & ft4 level we would just monitor sym ... Read More
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