A 74-year-old female asked:
i have been constipated on a consistent basis since the onset of winter weather. also lost 2 lbs without dieting but i also am on a thyroid medication. could there be a link between these issues?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Michael Sparacino answered
36 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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