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A 40-year-old member asked:

On 100ml t4supp & 20ml t3 (liothyronine) still feel glum and lifeless been over a year still feel bad results in normal range now please help?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Other causes: Maybe the thyroid level is just normalizing and you need to live with normal level a little longer to see how you feel. If you still feel the same despite stable normal thyroid level, then it's something else that is causing you to feel "glum and lifeless." see our doctor to figure out what else is causing this: anemia, malnutrition, obstructive sleep apnea, vitamin deficiency...Good luck.
Dr. Melissa Young
Endocrinology 10 years experience
Different cause: If your thyroid hormone levels are normal, look for a different cause for your symptoms. Sleep apnea, anemia, depression are just a few possibilities. And why in the world are you on t3 (liothyronine)?
Last updated Oct 7, 2015

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