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A 41-year-old member asked:

Can starting thyroid medication for hyperthyroid cause your eyes to feel funny?

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Dr. Robert Lang
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology 53 years experience
Possible: While it is possible that you are having an allergic reaction, it is more likely that you have the eye problem that is associated with hyperthyroidism. If it gets worse or if not better soon see the doctor who prescribed the medication. If not resolved, get a second opinion.
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