A 22-year-old male asked:
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had total thyroidectomy 2 months ago, i'm on 62 mg t4-levothyroxine each morning, can i start taking protein powder that contains soya each afternoon?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: Yes. Unrelated to thyroid problem.
Answered on Apr 18, 2015
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Balanced diet: You should be eating a balanced diet consisting of mostly whole foods, including plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables. Of course, consuming quality protein (60-70 gr/day) is necessary for optimal health. Ask your PCP or endocrinologist for more information.
Answered on Apr 18, 2015

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