A 20-year-old female asked:
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would it be unsafe to have sex while having graves' disease, i haven't done it for months.

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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Hopefully: You are on beta blockade to reduce symptoms and increase safety. After that, you should be treated with either radioiodine or an appropriate dose of anti-thyroid drugs. Check w/ your doctor. If you are stable, sex should be relatively safe. Keep cool and well hydrated.
Answered on Nov 18, 2013

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