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A 34-year-old female asked:

had total thyroid out 5 months ago. tsh was fine for few months then went up and switched to brand synthroid (thyroxine) after in it for 4 weeks it's gone up higher?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Dose adjustment: If all other chemistries are normal only TSH elevation after total thyroidectmy means you need to adjust dose, of your synthroid, (thyroxine) speak to your doctor.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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