A 34-year-old female asked:
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ws hypothyroid with tsh 4.57 and ft4 1.2.with synthroid (thyroxine) adjustments,nw my tsh is low=0.03 and ft4=2.3.reduced synthroid (thyroxine) dose nw.can i try to conceive?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: I would reduce dose. If the hyperthyroid is caused by the high dose pill, reducing the dose should correct this quickly. You need to find the cause of the hypothyroidism...Hashimotos??
Answered on Jan 23, 2015
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