A 24-year-old female asked:
Can overactive thyroid cause high triglycerides? and why would my cholesterol lvls be good but triglycerides high?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pathology 49 years experience
Not usually: Overactive thyroid is not a usual cause of high triglycerides. You may try reducing your intake of carbohydrates and consult your doctor for the need to take medication, depending on the level of fasting triglycerides.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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