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A 36-year-old member asked:

is it possible for me to eat grapefruit with no thyroid gland?

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Dr. Alan Feldman
Endocrinology 41 years experience
No problem: I am not aware of any problem eating grapefruit and taking thyoid medication. Just be sure to take thyroid hormone by itself, on an empty stomach, and wait at least 40 min before eating.

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Last updated Aug 20, 2018

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